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Justice Sub-Committee on Policing 22 June 2017 [Draft] : 22 June 2017


Ben Macpherson

Does an evaluation need to be done of the skill gaps?



Justice Sub-Committee on Policing 22 June 2017 [Draft] : 22 June 2017


Ben Macpherson

Is that about capacity, communications or a bit of both?



Justice Sub-Committee on Policing 22 June 2017 [Draft] : 22 June 2017


Ben Macpherson

My question builds on Margaret Mitchell and Rona Mackay’s questions and focuses on recommendation 11:



Justice Sub-Committee on Policing 22 June 2017 [Draft] : 22 June 2017


Ben Macpherson

Was the concern about that a result of the historical presumption that meetings would be held in private?



Justice Sub-Committee on Policing 22 June 2017 [Draft] : 22 June 2017


Ben Macpherson (Edinburgh Northern and Leith) (SNP)

Were you able to ascertain why the current practice of holding a private pre-meeting on the day of a formal board meeting was introduced?



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


Ben Macpherson

I will be very succinct, convener.



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


Ben Macpherson

I will be as succinct as possible. I reiterate that the overriding intention behind amendments 40 and 41 is to promote as much consultation and opportunity to scr...



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


Ben Macpherson

As I stated when we debated the proposed commission, my hope for the amendment process is to establish as much parliamentary scrutiny of th



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


Ben Macpherson

I agree with the sentiment that we want to provide as robust a framework of scrutiny as we can. I appreciate that Adam Tomkins’s specific proposal is an ambition ...



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


Ben Macpherson (Edinburgh Northern and Leith) (SNP)

I thank Adam Tomkins for explaining his proposed amendments. I have some misgivings about the logic behind the amendments and the principle of bringing them forward within this legislation, ...

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
AgainstDefeated
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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ForCarried
S5M-06186.1: Agriculture (Rhoda Grant)
Meeting Date: 21/06/2017
Result - For: 57, Against: 61 Abstain: 6
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-06186: Agriculture (Peter Chapman)
Meeting Date: 21/06/2017
Result - For: 80, Against: 36 Abstain: 8
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ForCarried
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-05886: Ben Macpherson, Edinburgh Northern and Leith, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 30/05/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-05833: Ben Macpherson, Edinburgh Northern and Leith, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 25/05/2017 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5T-00583: Ben Macpherson, Edinburgh Northern and Leith, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 05/06/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-01086: Ben Macpherson, Edinburgh Northern and Leith, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 31/05/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-09537: Ben Macpherson, Edinburgh Northern and Leith, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 30/05/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-09536: Ben Macpherson, Edinburgh Northern and Leith, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 30/05/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-01048: Ben Macpherson, Edinburgh Northern and Leith, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 24/05/2017 Show Full Question >>
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Question S5W-09168: Ben Macpherson, Edinburgh Northern and Leith, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 08/05/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-00959: Ben Macpherson, Edinburgh Northern and Leith, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 02/05/2017 Show Full Question >>
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