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Education and Skills Committee 20 September 2017 [Draft] : 20 September 2017


Tavish Scott

In that case, I am not sure that I see the point of our being here.



Education and Skills Committee 20 September 2017 [Draft] : 20 September 2017


Tavish Scott

The converse of that is that the witnesses expect us to pass legislation that works but, as they all said, the code of practice, in effect, does not exist because...



Education and Skills Committee 20 September 2017 [Draft] : 20 September 2017


Tavish Scott

That is very fair. The Parliament is being asked to pass legislation that gives effect to a code of practice that is now in draft. As you have just said, we do no...



Education and Skills Committee 20 September 2017 [Draft] : 20 September 2017


Tavish Scott

Yes.



Education and Skills Committee 20 September 2017 [Draft] : 20 September 2017


Tavish Scott

I have a couple of questions about individual responsibility for decisions, which you have touched on this morning, because the position is not clear. Your concerns are clear, and I would li...



Education and Skills Committee 20 September 2017 [Draft] : 20 September 2017


Tavish Scott

Indeed—of course not. However, do you concede that there is that potential?



Education and Skills Committee 20 September 2017 [Draft] : 20 September 2017


Tavish Scott

On Daniel Johnson’s question whether a teacher could potentially face litigation, the Parliament will pass legislation next year that will make headteachers speci...



Education and Skills Committee 20 September 2017 [Draft] : 20 September 2017


Tavish Scott

Exactly.



Education and Skills Committee 20 September 2017 [Draft] : 20 September 2017


Tavish Scott

That is very helpful. Thank you very much indeed.



Education and Skills Committee 20 September 2017 [Draft] : 20 September 2017


Tavish Scott

So the Parliament will achieve nothing. We will pass a bill that will be challenged legally and those who we are meant to be helping—the children and young people—will be bypassed as the pro...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-06376.1: Education Governance Next Steps (Liz Smith)
Meeting Date: 28/06/2017
Result - For: 31, Against: 92 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-06376.4: Education Governance Next Steps (Iain Gray)
Meeting Date: 28/06/2017
Result - For: 30, Against: 93 Abstain: 0
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S5M-06376.3: Education Governance Next Steps (Ross Greer)
Meeting Date: 28/06/2017
Result - For: 30, Against: 92 Abstain: 0
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ForDefeated
S5M-06376: Education Governance Next Steps (John Swinney)
Meeting Date: 28/06/2017
Result - For: 96, Against: 27 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
SP Bill 2: Railway Policing (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 2
Meeting Date: 27/06/2017
Result - For: 53, Against: 66 Abstain: 0
Not VotedDefeated
SP Bill 2: Railway Policing (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 5
Meeting Date: 27/06/2017
Result - For: 51, Against: 66 Abstain: 0
Not VotedDefeated
SP Bill 2: Railway Policing (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 6
Meeting Date: 27/06/2017
Result - For: 53, Against: 65 Abstain: 0
Not VotedDefeated
SP Bill 2: Railway Policing (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 7
Meeting Date: 27/06/2017
Result - For: 53, Against: 66 Abstain: 0
Not VotedDefeated
S5M-06356: Railway Policing (Scotland) Bill (Humza Yousaf)
Meeting Date: 27/06/2017
Result - For: 68, Against: 53 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedCarried
SP Bill 1: Limitation (Childhood Abuse) (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 1
Meeting Date: 22/06/2017
Result - For: 50, Against: 65 Abstain: 0
Not VotedDefeated

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Motion S5M-07677: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 13/09/2017 Show Full Motion >>
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Motion S5M-06696: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 11/07/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-06681: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 10/07/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-06376.2: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 27/06/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-06248: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 20/06/2017 Show Full Motion >>
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Motion S5M-06102: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 14/06/2017 Show Full Motion >>
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Motion S5M-06006: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 07/06/2017 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-11262: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 12/09/2017 Show Full Question >>
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Question S5O-01223: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 28/08/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-10920: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 24/08/2017 Show Full Question >>
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