Tavish Scott MSP

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  • Member for: Shetland Islands
  • Region: Highlands and Islands
  • Party: Scottish Liberal Democrats

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Meeting of the Parliament 25 May 2017 : 25 May 2017


Tavish Scott (Shetland Islands) (LD)

This morning, Parliament’s Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Relations Committee considered the role that Scotland’s libraries, museums and galleries play in ...



Education and Skills Committee 17 May 2017 [Draft] : 17 May 2017


Tavish Scott

Thank you; I get that.



Education and Skills Committee 17 May 2017 [Draft] : 17 May 2017


Tavish Scott

Sure. You also mentioned the change from blocks to something different. Can you describe that something different? Part of the problem is that schools were used t...



Education and Skills Committee 17 May 2017 [Draft] : 17 May 2017


Tavish Scott

I have just one supplementary question for Dr Reid. In your response to Clare Haughey, you said that this has been the biggest challenge for placements for 15 yea...



Education and Skills Committee 17 May 2017 [Draft] : 17 May 2017


Tavish Scott

The other question that I put to witnesses last week was about internet security in the changing world that we live in. They all observed that that was not part o...



Education and Skills Committee 17 May 2017 [Draft] : 17 May 2017


Tavish Scott

That is fair enough; in some ways, the question is for next week.

Education and Skills Committee 17 May 2017 [Draft] : 17 May 2017


Tavish Scott

Who keeps an eye on that? I appreciate that you represent Moray House and Dundee; are you conscious, in discussions with colleagues from across the sector, that i...



Education and Skills Committee 17 May 2017 [Draft] : 17 May 2017


Tavish Scott

Is it fair to say that that is happening in all our teaching universities?



Education and Skills Committee 17 May 2017 [Draft] : 17 May 2017


Tavish Scott

For good or ill, there is a lot of political focus on literacy and numeracy. That is why Liz Smith rightly made the point about the Scottish and international stu...



Education and Skills Committee 17 May 2017 [Draft] : 17 May 2017


Tavish Scott

Will you give us a couple of examples of what that should be?

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-05767: Approval of SSI (Joe FitzPatrick)
Meeting Date: 25/05/2017
Result - For: 50, Against: 27 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-05603.3: Fisheries (Fergus Ewing)
Meeting Date: 17/05/2017
Result - For: 83, Against: 27 Abstain: 1
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ForCarried
S5M-05603.2: Fisheries (Rhoda Grant)
Meeting Date: 17/05/2017
Result - For: 83, Against: 27 Abstain: 1
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ForCarried
S5M-05603: Fisheries (Peter Chapman)
Meeting Date: 17/05/2017
Result - For: 83, Against: 27 Abstain: 1
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ForCarried
S5M-05594.2: A Fairer Scotland for Disabled People (Adam Tomkins)
Meeting Date: 16/05/2017
Result - For: 25, Against: 74 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-05594.1: A Fairer Scotland for Disabled People (Alex Rowley)
Meeting Date: 16/05/2017
Result - For: 74, Against: 25 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-05594: A Fairer Scotland for Disabled People (Jeane Freeman)
Meeting Date: 16/05/2017
Result - For: 74, Against: 25 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-05479.3: Scrap the NHS Pay Cap (Shona Robison)
Meeting Date: 10/05/2017
Result - For: 62, Against: 55 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-05479: Scrap the NHS Pay Cap (Anas Sarwar)
Meeting Date: 10/05/2017
Result - For: 62, Against: 55 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-05423: Railway Policing (Scotland) Bill (Humza Yousaf)
Meeting Date: 09/05/2017
Result - For: 66, Against: 44 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedCarried

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Motion S5M-05777: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 24/05/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-05746: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 22/05/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-05697: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 18/05/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-05546: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 10/05/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-05515.1: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 10/05/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-05441: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 03/05/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-05354: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 26/04/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-05317: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 24/04/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-05318: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 24/04/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-05200: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 18/04/2017 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-09484: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 25/05/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-09483: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 25/05/2017 Show Full Question >>
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Question S5W-09438: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 24/05/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-01060: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 24/05/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-09204: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 11/05/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-09203: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 11/05/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-09037: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 26/04/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-09036: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 26/04/2017 Show Full Question >>
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