Andy Wightman MSP

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Appointed Member of the Scottish Parliamentary Corporate Body

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Local Government and Communities Committee 20 September 2017 : 20 September 2017


Andy Wightman

I want to follow up Saffron Rohan’s response by pointing out that local authorities can be held accountable for what they do but the voluntary sector, in some cas...



Local Government and Communities Committee 20 September 2017 : 20 September 2017


Andy Wightman

If anyone else wants to add something, that would be fine. Otherwise, we can move on.



Local Government and Communities Committee 20 September 2017 : 20 September 2017


Andy Wightman

Thank you to everyone for coming and sharing your experiences. I want to put on the record, with regard to Thomas Lyon’s experience, that I do not think that anyone should be evicted because...



Local Government and Communities Committee 20 September 2017 : 20 September 2017


Andy Wightman

I am an MSP.



Local Government and Communities Committee 20 September 2017 : 20 September 2017


Andy Wightman

If those are permissive powers and someone used them outwith the circumstance in which they are allowed to be used, would that constitute a breach?



Local Government and Communities Committee 20 September 2017 : 20 September 2017


Andy Wightman

You have said that it is an issue.



Local Government and Communities Committee 20 September 2017 : 20 September 2017


Andy Wightman

Once the building has been completed and has met all the legal requirements, is the owner under a continuing legal obligation to maintain a fire door where a fire...



Local Government and Communities Committee 20 September 2017 : 20 September 2017


Andy Wightman

I have a brief point. It has been raised in evidence to us that private owners, particularly in mixed-tenure blocks, have been removing fire doors and replacing them with doors that do not c...



Local Government and Communities Committee 20 September 2017 : 20 September 2017


Andy Wightman

I do not have a supplementary question, convener—it is another question entirely.



Local Government and Communities Committee 20 September 2017 : 20 September 2017


Andy Wightman

Thank you—that was useful. My question was targeted at whether there is merit in exploring the obligations that are placed on owners to maintain records within so...

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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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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S5M-06376: Education Governance Next Steps (John Swinney)
Meeting Date: 28/06/2017
Result - For: 96, Against: 27 Abstain: 0
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SP Bill 2: Railway Policing (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 2
Meeting Date: 27/06/2017
Result - For: 53, Against: 66 Abstain: 0
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SP Bill 2: Railway Policing (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 5
Meeting Date: 27/06/2017
Result - For: 51, Against: 66 Abstain: 0
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SP Bill 2: Railway Policing (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 6
Meeting Date: 27/06/2017
Result - For: 53, Against: 65 Abstain: 0
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SP Bill 2: Railway Policing (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 7
Meeting Date: 27/06/2017
Result - For: 53, Against: 66 Abstain: 0
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S5M-06356: Railway Policing (Scotland) Bill (Humza Yousaf)
Meeting Date: 27/06/2017
Result - For: 68, Against: 53 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
SP Bill 1: Limitation (Childhood Abuse) (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 1
Meeting Date: 22/06/2017
Result - For: 50, Against: 65 Abstain: 0
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Motion S5M-07613.3: Andy Wightman, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 12/09/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-06579: Andy Wightman, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 03/07/2017 R Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-06348: Andy Wightman, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 23/06/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-05864.3: Andy Wightman, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 30/05/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-05676: Andy Wightman, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 18/05/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-05575: Andy Wightman, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 12/05/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-05348: Andy Wightman, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 26/04/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-05037: Andy Wightman, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 03/04/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-04366: Andy Wightman, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 01/03/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-03997: Andy Wightman, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 10/02/2017 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5O-01265: Andy Wightman, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 11/09/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-01244: Andy Wightman, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 06/09/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-01202: Andy Wightman, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 30/08/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-10224: Andy Wightman, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 07/07/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-10204: Andy Wightman, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 05/07/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-09600: Andy Wightman, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 02/06/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-09591: Andy Wightman, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 02/06/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-09405: Andy Wightman, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 23/05/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-09406: Andy Wightman, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 23/05/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-09316: Andy Wightman, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 18/05/2017 Show Full Question >>

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