Maureen Watt MSP

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Maureen Watt MSP

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  • Member for: Aberdeen South and North Kincardine
  • Region: North East Scotland
  • Party: Scottish National Party

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Meeting of the Parliament 09 February 2017 [Draft] : 09 February 2017


Maureen Watt

It is each NHS board’s legal responsibility to comply with the equality legislation as it applies to British Sign Language training. However, the Scottish Governm...



Meeting of the Parliament 09 February 2017 [Draft] : 09 February 2017


The Minister for Mental Health (Maureen Watt)

The patient charter clearly sets out what patients can expect when they use NHS Scotland services and receive care. That includes the right to be given the information that they need in a fo...



Meeting of the Parliament 09 February 2017 [Draft] : 09 February 2017


Maureen Watt

I am aware of the vital work that Nordoff Robbins does. Like other charities, it should engage with the designated third sector interface organisation for each in...



Meeting of the Parliament 09 February 2017 [Draft] : 09 February 2017


Maureen Watt

The Scottish Government works closely with local organisations and councils to make the best use of the limited resources that we have as a result of Westminster ...



Meeting of the Parliament 09 February 2017 [Draft] : 09 February 2017


Maureen Watt

I absolutely agree with Tom Arthur. Many MSPs go into care homes regularly as part of our jobs and we know the importance of music there. Music therapy is just on...



Meeting of the Parliament 09 February 2017 [Draft] : 09 February 2017


The Minister for Mental Health (Maureen Watt)

The Scottish Government recognises the therapeutic benefits of live and recorded music therapy interventions for people who have long-term health conditions and people with illnesses such as...



Meeting of the Parliament 09 February 2017 [Draft] : 09 February 2017


Maureen Watt

As I said to Liam McArthur, NHS Health Scotland receives funding, and it is then up to it to assess priorities and needs. Organisations should get in touch with N...



Meeting of the Parliament 09 February 2017 [Draft] : 09 February 2017


Maureen Watt

Liam McArthur has raised a number of issues. The suicide rate in Scotland is going down, although obviously there is still much more work to do.



Meeting of the Parliament 09 February 2017 [Draft] : 09 February 2017


The Minister for Mental Health (Maureen Watt)

The Scottish Government funds NHS Health Scotland to provide a range of programmes to improve mental health, including Scottish mental health first aid training. NHS Health Scotland is curre...



Meeting of the Parliament 25 January 2017 [Draft] : 25 January 2017


Maureen Watt

As I said in my previous answer, people with impairments should be able to have access. It is a case of ensuring that, before a patient goes to receive secondary ...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-03898.2: Scotland’s Social Enterprise Strategy 2016-26 (Dean Lockhart)
Meeting Date: 09/02/2017
Result - For: 95, Against: 12 Abstain: 0
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S5M-03898.1: Scotland’s Social Enterprise Strategy 2016-26 (Richard Leonard)
Meeting Date: 09/02/2017
Result - For: 49, Against: 59 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-03898.3: Scotland’s Social Enterprise Strategy 2016-26 (Andy Wightman)
Meeting Date: 09/02/2017
Result - For: 17, Against: 32 Abstain: 59
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S5M-03873.1: The Future of the Jobcentre Plus Network in Scotland (Adam Tomkins)
Meeting Date: 08/02/2017
Result - For: 30, Against: 91 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-03873: The Future of the Jobcentre Plus Network in Scotland (Jamie Hepburn)
Meeting Date: 08/02/2017
Result - For: 91, Against: 30 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-03858.3: Article 50 (John Lamont)
Meeting Date: 07/02/2017
Result - For: 31, Against: 92 Abstain: 1
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-03858.1: Article 50 (Lewis Macdonald)
Meeting Date: 07/02/2017
Result - For: 20, Against: 102 Abstain: 2
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-03858.2: Article 50 (Ross Greer)
Meeting Date: 07/02/2017
Result - For: 72, Against: 33 Abstain: 18
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ForCarried
S5M-03858.4: Article 50 (Willie Rennie)
Meeting Date: 07/02/2017
Result - For: 5, Against: 119 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-03858: Article 50 (Michael Russell)
Meeting Date: 07/02/2017
Result - For: 90, Against: 34 Abstain: 0
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Motion S4M-15996: Maureen Watt, Aberdeen South and North Kincardine, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 21/03/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-15801: Maureen Watt, Aberdeen South and North Kincardine, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 01/03/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-15608: Maureen Watt, Aberdeen South and North Kincardine, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 09/02/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-15128.1: Maureen Watt, Aberdeen South and North Kincardine, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 08/02/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-15003: Maureen Watt, Aberdeen South and North Kincardine, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 30/11/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-13196: Maureen Watt, Aberdeen South and North Kincardine, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 18/05/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11826: Maureen Watt, Aberdeen South and North Kincardine, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 08/12/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11630: Maureen Watt, Aberdeen South and North Kincardine, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 20/11/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11555: Maureen Watt, Aberdeen South and North Kincardine, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 14/11/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11407: Maureen Watt, Aberdeen South and North Kincardine, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 03/11/2014 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S4O-03664: Maureen Watt, Aberdeen South and North Kincardine, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 05/11/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-03599: Maureen Watt, Aberdeen South and North Kincardine, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 01/10/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-03511: Maureen Watt, Aberdeen South and North Kincardine, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 17/09/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4T-00786: Maureen Watt, Aberdeen South and North Kincardine, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 18/08/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-22342: Maureen Watt, Aberdeen South and North Kincardine, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 12/08/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-03460: Maureen Watt, Aberdeen South and North Kincardine, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 06/08/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-03419: Maureen Watt, Aberdeen South and North Kincardine, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 18/06/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-21330: Maureen Watt, Aberdeen South and North Kincardine, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 27/05/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-03218: Maureen Watt, Aberdeen South and North Kincardine, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 06/05/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-03168: Maureen Watt, Aberdeen South and North Kincardine, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 23/04/2014 Show Full Question >>

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