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Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 28 June 2018 : 28 June 2018


Alex Neil

That is not quite what he said.



Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 28 June 2018 : 28 June 2018


Alex Neil

It is too late. The final draft is far too late for that. Surely, you have to involve staff before you finalise your draft—that is the lesson.



Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 28 June 2018 : 28 June 2018


Alex Neil

But it is a basic fact in any organisation that, for a business plan to be successful, it must involve, from conception right through to execution, the people who will have to make it succes...



Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 28 June 2018 : 28 June 2018


Alex Neil

I will rephrase my question. What are you going to do at the board level to address what is a very serious problem? You have already said that staff morale is low...



Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 28 June 2018 : 28 June 2018


Alex Neil

I am not going to get into the nitty-gritty of one particular meeting.



Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 28 June 2018 : 28 June 2018


Alex Neil

No, I am asking a question.



Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 28 June 2018 : 28 June 2018


Alex Neil

Let me finish. Kenny Gibson has pointed out some of what they say. I will take just one sentence. They say:



Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 28 June 2018 : 28 June 2018


Alex Neil

Could that be a symptom of the industrial relations situation that is described in the written evidence that we have from the unions? Basically, they say that you...



Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 28 June 2018 : 28 June 2018


Alex Neil

I think it is a big jump from saying that somebody is engaging in rumour mongering to saying that they are deliberately undermining the college.



Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 28 June 2018 : 28 June 2018


Alex Neil

It sounded more serious, as though there is an organised undermining of the college. It was a pretty incendiary statement that you made, to be honest, Martin.

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-12943: Standards, Procedures and Public Appointments Committee's 5th Report, 2018 (Session 5) (Clare Haughey)
Meeting Date: 27/06/2018
Result - For: 101, Against: 0 Abstain: 6
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-12891.2: World Refugee Day: Supporting People to Settle in Scotland (Michelle Ballantyne)
Meeting Date: 21/06/2018
Result - For: 20, Against: 81 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-12891.1: World Refugee Day: Supporting People to Settle in Scotland (Ross Greer)
Meeting Date: 21/06/2018
Result - For: 81, Against: 0 Abstain: 20
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ForCarried
S5M-12861.2: Review of Government FoI Handling and Record Keeping (Joe FitzPatrick)
Meeting Date: 20/06/2018
Result - For: 66, Against: 59 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-12706.4: Health (Maureen Watt)
Meeting Date: 13/06/2018
Result - For: 62, Against: 62 Abstain: 0, Casting Vote: Against
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ForDefeated
S5M-12706: Health (Alex Cole-Hamilton)
Meeting Date: 13/06/2018
Result - For: 62, Against: 0 Abstain: 62
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AbstainCarried
S5M-12708.4: Finance and the Constitution (Derek Mackay)
Meeting Date: 13/06/2018
Result - For: 68, Against: 56 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-12708: Finance and the Constitution (Willie Rennie)
Meeting Date: 13/06/2018
Result - For: 67, Against: 56 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-12741: Approval of SSI (Joe FitzPatrick)
Meeting Date: 13/06/2018
Result - For: 103, Against: 21 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-12690.2: Improving the Lives of Scotland’s Gypsy/Travellers (John Finnie)
Meeting Date: 12/06/2018
Result - For: 76, Against: 27 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried

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Motion S5M-13349: Alex Neil, Airdrie and Shotts, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 30/07/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-10404: Alex Neil, Airdrie and Shotts, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 08/02/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-09477: Alex Neil, Airdrie and Shotts, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 07/12/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-09448: Alex Neil, Airdrie and Shotts, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 06/12/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-08686: Alex Neil, Airdrie and Shotts, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 06/11/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-08172: Alex Neil, Airdrie and Shotts, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 09/10/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-05123: Alex Neil, Airdrie and Shotts, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 11/04/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-04734: Alex Neil, Airdrie and Shotts, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 20/03/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-04527: Alex Neil, Airdrie and Shotts, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 08/03/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-03519: Alex Neil, Airdrie and Shotts, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/01/2017 Show Full Motion >>
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EventIdTypeSub TypeMSP NameParty NameConstituencyRegionTitleItemTextFormattedAnswer DateAnswerStatusIdExpectedAnswerDateAnsweredByMspApprovedDateSubmissionDateMeetingDateProductionStatusIdRecordStatusIdStatus DateOnBehalfOfConsideredForMembersBusinessCrossPartySupportRegisteredInterestSupportCountSupportDateIsEventLinkCurrentMinister
Question S5F-02406: Alex Neil, Airdrie and Shotts, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 29/05/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-15013: Alex Neil, Airdrie and Shotts, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 01/03/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-14825: Alex Neil, Airdrie and Shotts, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 22/02/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-14677: Alex Neil, Airdrie and Shotts, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 15/02/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-14184: Alex Neil, Airdrie and Shotts, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 29/01/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-12813: Alex Neil, Airdrie and Shotts, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 16/11/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-12769: Alex Neil, Airdrie and Shotts, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 15/11/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-08369: Alex Neil, Airdrie and Shotts, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 23/03/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-08023: Alex Neil, Airdrie and Shotts, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 13/03/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-08013: Alex Neil, Airdrie and Shotts, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 13/03/2017 Show Full Question >>

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