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Meeting of the Parliament 23 November 2016 [Draft] : 23 November 2016


Mark Griffin

We are clearly not working hand in hand with the Tories, since we are criticising the fact that the powers are remaining with the Tories. Perhaps Sandra White cou...



Meeting of the Parliament 23 November 2016 [Draft] : 23 November 2016


Mark Griffin

I will happily leave it to the minister to respond to those points in summing up—I have progress to make.



Meeting of the Parliament 23 November 2016 [Draft] : 23 November 2016


Mark Griffin

I said that I had a particular point to make about the delay in assuming those powers. That related to the danger for people who are on DLA and are reassessed and moved over to PIP. There ha...



Meeting of the Parliament 23 November 2016 [Draft] : 23 November 2016


Mark Griffin

I would like to make some progress. I have a specific point on the timetable and the delay that the cabinet secretary would perhaps like to address, and I will ha...



Meeting of the Parliament 23 November 2016 [Draft] : 23 November 2016


Mark Griffin (Central Scotland) (Lab)

I welcome the opportunity to debate the future of social security in Scotland.



Meeting of the Parliament 16 November 2016 [Draft] : 16 November 2016


Mark Griffin (Central Scotland) (Lab)

After a decade in power, there are no excuses for the SNP’s failure to deal with fuel poverty. Today, too many people still have to choose between fuel and food. ...



Meeting of the Parliament 15 November 2016 [Draft] : 15 November 2016


Mark Griffin (Central Scotland) (Lab)

The Labour Party has supported the minister when she has talked about a social security system that has fairness, dignity and respect at its heart. Why, then, has...



Social Security Committee 10 November 2016 [Draft] : 10 November 2016


Mark Griffin (Central Scotland) (Lab)

I want to talk about universal credit and earnings. I know that we are pushed for time and we have already covered people who are paid weekly, fortnightly or ever...



Meeting of the Parliament 10 November 2016 [Draft] : 10 November 2016


Mark Griffin

Thank you. I accept that teachers can empl...



Meeting of the Parliament 10 November 2016 [Draft] : 10 November 2016


Mark Griffin (Central Scotland) (Lab)

We have heard a lot about provision of STEM education in schools. For me, a key point is the expectation that by 2030 more than ...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-02820.1: Recognising 16 Days of Action to End Violence Against Women and Girls (Douglas Ross)
Meeting Date: 01/12/2016
Result - For: 28, Against: 86 Abstain: 0
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S5M-02809.3: Education (John Swinney)
Meeting Date: 30/11/2016
Result - For: 62, Against: 61 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-02809: Education (Ross Greer)
Meeting Date: 30/11/2016
Result - For: 83, Against: 34 Abstain: 6
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ForCarried
S5M-02804.2: Local Democracy (Kevin Stewart)
Meeting Date: 30/11/2016
Result - For: 61, Against: 61 Abstain: 0, Casting Vote: Against
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S5M-02804.1: Local Democracy (Graham Simpson)
Meeting Date: 30/11/2016
Result - For: 92, Against: 31 Abstain: 0
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S5M-02804: Local Democracy (Andy Wightman)
Meeting Date: 30/11/2016
Result - For: 96, Against: 27 Abstain: 0
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S5M-02795.1: Implications for Culture, Creative Industries and Tourism following the EU Referendum (Jackson Carlaw)
Meeting Date: 29/11/2016
Result - For: 29, Against: 84 Abstain: 0
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S5M-02795: Implications for Culture, Creative Industries and Tourism following the EU Referendum (Fiona Hyslop)
Meeting Date: 29/11/2016
Result - For: 84, Against: 29 Abstain: 0
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S5M-02686.2: Supporting and Strengthening Scotland's Island Communities (Donald Cameron)
Meeting Date: 24/11/2016
Result - For: 53, Against: 62 Abstain: 0
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S5M-02686.4: Supporting and Strengthening Scotland's Island Communities (Rhoda Grant)
Meeting Date: 24/11/2016
Result - For: 53, Against: 61 Abstain: 1
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Motion S5M-02651.3: Mark Griffin, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 22/11/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-00550: Mark Griffin, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 21/06/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-00374.3: Mark Griffin, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 08/06/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-14111: Mark Griffin, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 01/09/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-13046: Mark Griffin, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 28/04/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-10185.2: Mark Griffin, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 02/06/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-09447.2: Mark Griffin, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 24/03/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-08563: Mark Griffin, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 10/12/2013 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-08437: Mark Griffin, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 28/11/2013 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-08270.1: Mark Griffin, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 12/11/2013 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5O-00315: Mark Griffin, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 31/10/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-03249: Mark Griffin, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 28/09/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-02667: Mark Griffin, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 13/09/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-02671: Mark Griffin, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 13/09/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-02673: Mark Griffin, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 13/09/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-02658: Mark Griffin, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 13/09/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-02659: Mark Griffin, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 13/09/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-02661: Mark Griffin, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 13/09/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-02678: Mark Griffin, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 13/09/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-02670: Mark Griffin, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 13/09/2016 Show Full Question >>

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