Stuart McMillan MSP

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Delegated Powers and Law Reform Committee 21 March 2017 [Draft] : 21 March 2017


Stuart McMillan

No problem; thank you very much.



Delegated Powers and Law Reform Committee 21 March 2017 [Draft] : 21 March 2017


Stuart McMillan

Have you had discussions with other legal professors about the Scottish bill, to gauge whether they feel that the bill is positive?



Delegated Powers and Law Reform Committee 21 March 2017 [Draft] : 21 March 2017


Stuart McMillan

It is. Thank you for that. Sections 4 to 6...



Delegated Powers and Law Reform Committee 21 March 2017 [Draft] : 21 March 2017


Stuart McMillan

On a point of clarification, you said that the very small business is not a consumer but is “consumer-like”. I am not a lawyer, so will you explain that?



Delegated Powers and Law Reform Committee 21 March 2017 [Draft] : 21 March 2017


Stuart McMillan

Do you agree with the general policy in the bill that the rules should normally be default in nature, so that they can be contracted out of?



Delegated Powers and Law Reform Committee 21 March 2017 [Draft] : 21 March 2017


Stuart McMillan

Sections 4 to 6 of the bill prevent the contracting parties from modifying or cancelling a third-party right. Do those sections provide the right balance between the rights of contracting pa...



Delegated Powers and Law Reform Committee 21 March 2017 [Draft] : 21 March 2017


Stuart McMillan

Section 2 of the bill abolishes the irrevocability rule so that contracts granting third-party rights can be cancelled or modified. Do you support the abolition of that rule?



Delegated Powers and Law Reform Committee 21 March 2017 [Draft] : 21 March 2017


Stuart McMillan

The provisions in the bill set out the default position in general terms, and contracting parties are free to make express provisions to the contrary. Do you agre...



Delegated Powers and Law Reform Committee 21 March 2017 [Draft] : 21 March 2017


Stuart McMillan

Are you aware of any other countries that are considering the SLC’s recommendations to the Parliament and whether to adopt the measures that are being introduced ...



Delegated Powers and Law Reform Committee 21 March 2017 [Draft] : 21 March 2017


Stuart McMillan

Sections 4 to 6 stop the contracting parties modifying or cancelling a third-party right. Do those sections provide the right balance between the rights of contracting parties to change thei...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-04472.1: Local Government Finance (Scotland) Order 2017 [draft] (Alex Rowley)
Meeting Date: 09/03/2017
Result - For: 57, Against: 66 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-04472: Local Government Finance (Scotland) Order 2017 [draft] (Derek Mackay)
Meeting Date: 09/03/2017
Result - For: 66, Against: 26 Abstain: 31
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ForCarried
S5M-04456.2: The Scottish Government and Education, 10 Years of Letting Down Teachers, Parents and Pupils (John Swinney)
Meeting Date: 08/03/2017
Result - For: 62, Against: 63 Abstain: 0
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ForDefeated
S5M-04456: The Scottish Government and Education, 10 Years of Letting Down Teachers, Parents and Pupils (Iain Gray)
Meeting Date: 08/03/2017
Result - For: 63, Against: 62 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-04474: Business Motion (Joe FitzPatrick)
Meeting Date: 07/03/2017
Result - For: 79, Against: 0 Abstain: 16
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ForCarried
S5M-04440.1: International Women's Day (Annie Wells)
Meeting Date: 07/03/2017
Result - For: 27, Against: 81 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-04440.2: International Women's Day (Monica Lennon)
Meeting Date: 07/03/2017
Result - For: 82, Against: 27 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-04440: International Women's Day (Angela Constance)
Meeting Date: 07/03/2017
Result - For: 82, Against: 27 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-04324.2: Scottish Patient Safety Programme (Anas Sarwar)
Meeting Date: 02/03/2017
Result - For: 62, Against: 61 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-04324.3: Scottish Patient Safety Programme (Alex Cole-Hamilton)
Meeting Date: 02/03/2017
Result - For: 62, Against: 61 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried

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Motion S5M-04794: Stuart McMillan, Greenock and Inverclyde, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 21/03/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-04795: Stuart McMillan, Greenock and Inverclyde, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 21/03/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-04793: Stuart McMillan, Greenock and Inverclyde, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 21/03/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-04788: Stuart McMillan, Greenock and Inverclyde, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 21/03/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-04637: Stuart McMillan, Greenock and Inverclyde, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 15/03/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-04636: Stuart McMillan, Greenock and Inverclyde, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 15/03/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-04603: Stuart McMillan, Greenock and Inverclyde, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 14/03/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-04601: Stuart McMillan, Greenock and Inverclyde, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 14/03/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-04538: Stuart McMillan, Greenock and Inverclyde, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 09/03/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-04537: Stuart McMillan, Greenock and Inverclyde, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 09/03/2017 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5O-00808: Stuart McMillan, Greenock and Inverclyde, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 15/03/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-07916: Stuart McMillan, Greenock and Inverclyde, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 08/03/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-07411: Stuart McMillan, Greenock and Inverclyde, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 22/02/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-07283: Stuart McMillan, Greenock and Inverclyde, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 16/02/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-07284: Stuart McMillan, Greenock and Inverclyde, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 16/02/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-07282: Stuart McMillan, Greenock and Inverclyde, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 16/02/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-07171: Stuart McMillan, Greenock and Inverclyde, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 10/02/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-00890: Stuart McMillan, Greenock and Inverclyde, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 06/02/2017 R Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-00656: Stuart McMillan, Greenock and Inverclyde, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 30/01/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-00597: Stuart McMillan, Greenock and Inverclyde, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 16/01/2017 Show Full Question >>

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