Claire Baker MSP

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Meeting of the Parliament 27 June 2018 [Draft] : 27 June 2018


Claire Baker

The minister might be aware that official figures show that the proportion of successful tier 1 reviews—appeals—for both community care grants and crisis grants s...



Meeting of the Parliament 27 June 2018 [Draft] : 27 June 2018


1. Claire Baker (Mid Scotland and Fife) (Lab)

To ask the Scottish Government how many people in Mid Scotland and Fife are in receipt of support from the Scottish welfare fund. (S5O-02269)



Meeting of the Parliament 21 June 2018 [Draft] : 21 June 2018


Claire Baker

Does the cabinet secretary agree that secondary ticket sale websites are exploiting music fans with unjustified and inflated prices? I recognise that consumer pro...



Meeting of the Parliament 21 June 2018 [Draft] : 21 June 2018


6. Claire Baker (Mid Scotland and Fife) (Lab)

To ask the Scottish Government what discussions it has had with the United Kingdom Government regarding what action can be taken to tackle secondary ticket sales for events. (S5O-02264)

Meeting of the Parliament 19 June 2018 [Draft] : 19 June 2018


Claire Baker (Mid Scotland and Fife) (Lab)

I welcome the review and the role of Dame Elish Angiolini. I highlight that those who were listed in the statement for consultat...



Meeting of the Parliament 19 June 2018 [Draft] : 19 June 2018


Claire Baker (Mid Scotland and Fife) (Lab)

Glasgow School of Art is important to Glasgow’s and Scotland’s historical, architectural and cultural legacy and future, so it was devastating to witness those scenes over the weekend. Will ...



Meeting of the Parliament 14 June 2018 [Draft] : 14 June 2018


Claire Baker (Mid Scotland and Fife) (Lab)

I am pleased to take part in this important debate, and I thank Alex Rowley for bringing it to the chamber. I acknowledge the consistent interest that he and other members from around the ch...



Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Relations Committee 07 June 2018 : 07 June 2018


Claire Baker

Can I just make a point about STV2? Were the staff involved in on-going discussions on the future of STV2? At the same time there must have been negotiations with That’s Media about selling ...



Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Relations Committee 07 June 2018 : 07 June 2018


Claire Baker

It is a pity that there is no one here from the board this morning. Perhaps you would acknowledge that although it could be argued that what you will receive is in line with national pay str...



Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Relations Committee 07 June 2018 : 07 June 2018


Claire Baker

But there have been increasing dividends to shareholders while, at the same time, people are faced with redundancy.

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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ForCarried
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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AgainstCarried
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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AgainstDefeated
S5M-12706: Health (Alex Cole-Hamilton)
Meeting Date: 13/06/2018
Result - For: 62, Against: 0 Abstain: 62
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ForCarried
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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AgainstCarried
S5M-12708: Finance and the Constitution (Willie Rennie)
Meeting Date: 13/06/2018
Result - For: 67, Against: 56 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-12741: Approval of SSI (Joe FitzPatrick)
Meeting Date: 13/06/2018
Result - For: 103, Against: 21 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
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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Not VotedCarried

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EventIdTypeSub TypeMSP NameParty NameConstituencyRegionTitleItemTextFormattedAnswer DateAnswerStatusIdExpectedAnswerDateAnsweredByMspApprovedDateSubmissionDateMeetingDateProductionStatusIdRecordStatusIdStatus DateOnBehalfOfConsideredForMembersBusinessCrossPartySupportRegisteredInterestSupportCountSupportDateIsEventLinkCurrentMinister
Motion S5M-12852: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 18/06/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12810: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 14/06/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12833: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 15/06/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12832: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 15/06/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12455: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 28/05/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-11637: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 16/04/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-11057: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 15/03/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-10789: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 02/03/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-10449: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 13/02/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-09887.3: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 15/01/2018 Show Full Motion >>
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EventIdTypeSub TypeMSP NameParty NameConstituencyRegionTitleItemTextFormattedAnswer DateAnswerStatusIdExpectedAnswerDateAnsweredByMspApprovedDateSubmissionDateMeetingDateProductionStatusIdRecordStatusIdStatus DateOnBehalfOfConsideredForMembersBusinessCrossPartySupportRegisteredInterestSupportCountSupportDateIsEventLinkCurrentMinister
Question S5W-17578: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 02/07/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-17507: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 26/06/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02269: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 19/06/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-17299: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 15/06/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-17298: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 15/06/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-17244: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 13/06/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-17243: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 13/06/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02264: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 13/06/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-16845: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 22/05/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-16686: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 15/05/2018 Show Full Question >>

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