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Social Security Committee 22 June 2017 [Draft] : 22 June 2017


Adam Tomkins

In winding up the debate on this group of amendments, would Ben Macpherson address the question whether there are any precedents in the Scottish statute book of s...



Social Security Committee 22 June 2017 [Draft] : 22 June 2017


Adam Tomkins

Section 7, which deals with delivery plans, is one of the most important sections in the bill. At stage 1, the committee was strongly of the view that the bill wo...



Social Security Committee 22 June 2017 [Draft] : 22 June 2017


Adam Tomkins

This has been a good and useful debate on the whole. I am afraid that I have not heard anything from any member that affects or changes the core recommendation th...



Social Security Committee 22 June 2017 [Draft] : 22 June 2017


Adam Tomkins

Amendment 15 would establish a poverty and inequality commission in statute. Independent scrutiny of the Government’s delivery plans and progress reports with reg...



Social Security Committee 22 June 2017 [Draft] : 22 June 2017


Adam Tomkins

Okay. I agree with amendment 12 as amended.



Social Security Committee 22 June 2017 [Draft] : 22 June 2017


Adam Tomkins

As amended?



Social Security Committee 22 June 2017 [Draft] : 22 June 2017


Adam Tomkins

I am bit confused about what we are voting on now. We have just agreed to amendment 12A, which is an amendment to amendment 12.



Social Security Committee 22 June 2017 [Draft] : 22 June 2017


Adam Tomkins

There is not very much that I can usefully add. I do not agree with the cabinet secretary, I am afraid. I agree with her about much of the bill, but I do not agre...



Social Security Committee 22 June 2017 [Draft] : 22 June 2017


Adam Tomkins

Amendment 11 is a companion to the amendment that we have just debated and voted on. Again, it underscores our approach to child poverty, which is that too narrow...



Social Security Committee 22 June 2017 [Draft] : 22 June 2017


Adam Tomkins

I thank committee members and the cabinet secretary for their remarks about the amendments. They are based on the insights in the Joseph Rowntree Foundation’s Sep...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
SP Bill 1: Limitation (Childhood Abuse) (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 1
Meeting Date: 22/06/2017
Result - For: 50, Against: 65 Abstain: 0
ForDefeated
S5M-06201: Limitation (Childhood Abuse) (Scotland) Bill (Annabelle Ewing)
Meeting Date: 22/06/2017
Result - For: 115, Against: 0 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-06186.4: Agriculture (Fergus Ewing)
Meeting Date: 21/06/2017
Result - For: 61, Against: 57 Abstain: 6
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AgainstCarried
S5M-06186.1: Agriculture (Rhoda Grant)
Meeting Date: 21/06/2017
Result - For: 57, Against: 61 Abstain: 6
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ForDefeated
S5M-06186: Agriculture (Peter Chapman)
Meeting Date: 21/06/2017
Result - For: 80, Against: 36 Abstain: 8
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AgainstCarried
S5M-06257: Approval of SSI (Joe FitzPatrick)
Meeting Date: 21/06/2017
Result - For: 86, Against: 29 Abstain: 9
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ForCarried
SP Bill 3: Air Departure Tax (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 1A
Meeting Date: 20/06/2017
Result - For: 29, Against: 86 Abstain: 0
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SP Bill 3: Air Departure Tax (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 1B
Meeting Date: 20/06/2017
Result - For: 30, Against: 85 Abstain: 0
AgainstDefeated
SP Bill 3: Air Departure Tax (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 1C
Meeting Date: 20/06/2017
Result - For: 30, Against: 87 Abstain: 0
AgainstDefeated
S5M-06164: Air Departure Tax (Scotland) Bill (Derek Mackay)
Meeting Date: 20/06/2017
Result - For: 108, Against: 11 Abstain: 0
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Motion S5M-06289: Adam Tomkins, Glasgow, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 21/06/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-06131: Adam Tomkins, Glasgow, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 15/06/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-06132: Adam Tomkins, Glasgow, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 15/06/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-05922: Adam Tomkins, Glasgow, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 01/06/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-05909: Adam Tomkins, Glasgow, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 31/05/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-05594.2: Adam Tomkins, Glasgow, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 15/05/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-05363: Adam Tomkins, Glasgow, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 26/04/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-03984: Adam Tomkins, Glasgow, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 09/02/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-03974: Adam Tomkins, Glasgow, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 09/02/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-03873.1: Adam Tomkins, Glasgow, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 07/02/2017 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-09892: Adam Tomkins, Glasgow, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 21/06/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-09899: Adam Tomkins, Glasgow, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 21/06/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-09896: Adam Tomkins, Glasgow, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 21/06/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-09889: Adam Tomkins, Glasgow, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 21/06/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-09895: Adam Tomkins, Glasgow, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 21/06/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-09898: Adam Tomkins, Glasgow, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 21/06/2017 Show Full Question >>
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Question S5W-09893: Adam Tomkins, Glasgow, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 21/06/2017 Show Full Question >>
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Question S5W-09817: Adam Tomkins, Glasgow, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 20/06/2017 Show Full Question >>

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