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Finance and Constitution Committee 06 December 2017 [Draft] : 06 December 2017


Adam Tomkins

I am talking about the figures that James Kelly has put to you, which went from £196,000 to £453,000.



Finance and Constitution Committee 06 December 2017 [Draft] : 06 December 2017


Adam Tomkins

To be clear, this doubling of the ombudsman’s budget because of increased workload does not take into account devolved social security.



Finance and Constitution Committee 06 December 2017 [Draft] : 06 December 2017


Adam Tomkins

Jackson Carlaw said in his opening remarks that he anticipated that he will come back to us with future budgets that are in line with inflation. I anticipate that...



Finance and Constitution Committee 06 December 2017 [Draft] : 06 December 2017


Adam Tomkins

I am glad to hear it.



Finance and Constitution Committee 06 December 2017 [Draft] : 06 December 2017


Adam Tomkins

That is good, but there are towns and cities that are not very far away from Edinburgh and which have accommodation available at much cheaper rental costs.



Finance and Constitution Committee 06 December 2017 [Draft] : 06 December 2017


Adam Tomkins

Notwithstanding the fact that Edinburgh has the most expensive real estate in Scotland, these are all national bodies, so there is no reason why they must be located in the nation’s capital....



Finance and Constitution Committee 06 December 2017 [Draft] : 06 December 2017


Adam Tomkins (Glasgow) (Con)

Are you looking only at properties in Edinburgh?



Meeting of the Parliament 06 December 2017 [Draft] : 06 December 2017


Adam Tomkins

I thank the cabinet secretary for a serious answer to a serious question. I was beginning to wonder whether there was a misprint in the



Meeting of the Parliament 06 December 2017 [Draft] : 06 December 2017


7. Adam Tomkins (Glasgow) (Con)

To ask the Scottish Government what progress it is making in developing the delivery plan to tackle child poverty. (S5O-01560)



Meeting of the Parliament 06 December 2017 [Draft] : 06 December 2017


Adam Tomkins (Glasgow) (Con)

I am glad that the minister is talking about the longer term as well as immediate actions. According to Homeless Action Scotland, one of the main reasons for roug...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-09406.2: Sea Fisheries and End Year Negotiations (Peter Chapman)
Meeting Date: 07/12/2017
Result - For: 28, Against: 57 Abstain: 14
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S5M-09406.1: Sea Fisheries and End Year Negotiations (Tavish Scott)
Meeting Date: 07/12/2017
Result - For: 71, Against: 28 Abstain: 0
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S5M-09406: Sea Fisheries and End Year Negotiations (Fergus Ewing)
Meeting Date: 07/12/2017
Result - For: 70, Against: 29 Abstain: 0
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S5M-09378.4: Justice (Michael Matheson)
Meeting Date: 06/12/2017
Result - For: 59, Against: 61 Abstain: 0
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S5M-09378.1: Justice (Liam Kerr)
Meeting Date: 06/12/2017
Result - For: 55, Against: 65 Abstain: 0
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S5M-09378.3: Justice (Claire Baker)
Meeting Date: 06/12/2017
Result - For: 20, Against: 100 Abstain: 0
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S5M-09378.2: Justice (John Finnie)
Meeting Date: 06/12/2017
Result - For: 6, Against: 114 Abstain: 0
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S5M-09378: Justice (Liam McArthur)
Meeting Date: 06/12/2017
Result - For: 35, Against: 85 Abstain: 0
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S5M-09379.2: Finance (Humza Yousaf)
Meeting Date: 06/12/2017
Result - For: 60, Against: 60 Abstain: 0, Casting Vote: Against
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S5M-09257: Gender Representation on Public Boards (Scotland) Bill (Angela Constance)
Meeting Date: 30/11/2017
Result - For: 71, Against: 28 Abstain: 0
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Motion S5M-09111: Adam Tomkins, Glasgow, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 22/11/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-09066: Adam Tomkins, Glasgow, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 21/11/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-08946: Adam Tomkins, Glasgow, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 16/11/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-08981: Adam Tomkins, Glasgow, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 17/11/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-08787: Adam Tomkins, Glasgow, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 09/11/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-08777: Adam Tomkins, Glasgow, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 09/11/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-08750: Adam Tomkins, Glasgow, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 07/11/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-08699: Adam Tomkins, Glasgow, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 06/11/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-08540: Adam Tomkins, Glasgow, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 30/10/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-08477: Adam Tomkins, Glasgow, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 27/10/2017 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5O-01560: Adam Tomkins, Glasgow, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 28/11/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-12932: Adam Tomkins, Glasgow, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 22/11/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-12933: Adam Tomkins, Glasgow, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 22/11/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-01519: Adam Tomkins, Glasgow, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 21/11/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-01507: Adam Tomkins, Glasgow, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 14/11/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-12501: Adam Tomkins, Glasgow, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 06/11/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-12500: Adam Tomkins, Glasgow, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 06/11/2017 R Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-12463: Adam Tomkins, Glasgow, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 03/11/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-12464: Adam Tomkins, Glasgow, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 03/11/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-12233: Adam Tomkins, Glasgow, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 26/10/2017 Show Full Question >>

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