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Meeting of the Parliament 22 February 2018 Business until 13:25 : 22 February 2018


Neil Findlay (Lothian) (Lab)

It is all going swimmingly, then. Audit Scotland is wrong.



Meeting of the Parliament 21 February 2018 [Draft] : 21 February 2018


Neil Findlay

I am sure that the cabinet secretary did not mean to mislead Parliament, so I put on the record that NHS Lothian used to have regular briefings for members but, t...



Meeting of the Parliament 21 February 2018 [Draft] : 21 February 2018


Neil Findlay

On a point of order, Presiding Officer.



Meeting of the Parliament 21 February 2018 [Draft] : 21 February 2018


Neil Findlay

Will the cabinet secretary take an intervention?



Meeting of the Parliament 21 February 2018 [Draft] : 21 February 2018


Neil Findlay

The issue is that the RCPCH report was in 2016 and the situation has been going on for six years. The cabinet secretary says that there is no quick fix; surely pe...



Meeting of the Parliament 21 February 2018 [Draft] : 21 February 2018


Neil Findlay (Lothian) (Lab)

I say a big thanks to those members who signed the motion and enabled the debate to take place. There is an error in the motion: it says “out-of-hours inpatients”...



Meeting of the Parliament 21 February 2018 [Draft] : 21 February 2018


Neil Findlay (Lothian) (Lab)

Will the minister take an intervention?



Delegated Powers and Law Reform Committee 20 February 2018 [Draft] : 20 February 2018


Neil Findlay

Why is it more suitable?



Delegated Powers and Law Reform Committee 20 February 2018 [Draft] : 20 February 2018


Neil Findlay

I am not questioning any of that—there is a lot of logic to it—but I do not see what the Scottish Government’s role is in holding on to or even being the banker of the cash. I do not get it....



Delegated Powers and Law Reform Committee 20 February 2018 [Draft] : 20 February 2018


Neil Findlay

Why is there any role whatsoever for the Scottish Government in this? If only two or three authorities are involved, surely it is simply a matter of opening up a bank account and sticking th...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-10571.3: Scotland’s Population Needs and Migration Policy (Jackson Carlaw)
Meeting Date: 22/02/2018
Result - For: 26, Against: 82 Abstain: 0
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S5M-10571.2: Scotland’s Population Needs and Migration Policy (Willie Rennie)
Meeting Date: 22/02/2018
Result - For: 4, Against: 104 Abstain: 0
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S5M-10571: Scotland’s Population Needs and Migration Policy (Fiona Hyslop)
Meeting Date: 22/02/2018
Result - For: 78, Against: 30 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-10518: Budget (Scotland) (No.2) Bill (Derek Mackay)
Meeting Date: 21/02/2018
Result - For: 70, Against: 56 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-10397: Scottish Rate Resolution (Derek Mackay)
Meeting Date: 20/02/2018
Result - For: 67, Against: 50 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-10307.1: Stemming the Plastic Tide: Action to Tackle the Impact of Single-use Plastics on Land and in our Seas (Maurice Golden)
Meeting Date: 07/02/2018
Result - For: 34, Against: 62 Abstain: 26
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SP Bill 8: Domestic Abuse (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 10
Meeting Date: 01/02/2018
Result - For: 90, Against: 29 Abstain: 0
AgainstCarried
SP Bill 8: Domestic Abuse (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 11
Meeting Date: 01/02/2018
Result - For: 89, Against: 29 Abstain: 0
AgainstCarried
S5M-10218: Domestic Abuse (Scotland) Bill (Michael Matheson)
Meeting Date: 01/02/2018
Result - For: 118, Against: 1 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-10183.1: Budget (Scotland) (No.2) Bill (Murdo Fraser)
Meeting Date: 31/01/2018
Result - For: 30, Against: 95 Abstain: 0
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Motion S5M-10586: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 21/02/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-10545: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 20/02/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-10547: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 20/02/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-10478: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 14/02/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-10481: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 14/02/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-10479: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 14/02/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-10477: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 14/02/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-10480: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 14/02/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-10438: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 12/02/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-10437: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 12/02/2018 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-14785: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 21/02/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-14784: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 21/02/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-14720: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 19/02/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-14722: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 19/02/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-14721: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 19/02/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-14699: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 15/02/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-14658: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 14/02/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-14655: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 14/02/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-14424: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 06/02/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-14348: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 02/02/2018 Show Full Question >>

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