Colin Beattie MSP

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Meeting of the Parliament 15 November 2017 [Draft] : 15 November 2017


Colin Beattie (Midlothian North and Musselburgh) (SNP)

Over the years, the concept of bullying has changed and evolved as we have become more aware of the impact of the differing ways...



Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 09 November 2017 [Draft] : 09 November 2017


Colin Beattie

I have, too.



Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 09 November 2017 [Draft] : 09 November 2017


Colin Beattie

What you are saying is very significant. You are moving from board-based to nationally based workforce planning. Does that mean that workforce planning is going to be centralised and taken a...



Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 09 November 2017 [Draft] : 09 November 2017


Colin Beattie

Why has all that not been done before?



Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 09 November 2017 [Draft] : 09 November 2017


Colin Beattie

What you are saying sounds good, but the joint submission from the four boards makes it seem much more a raw work in progress, with not a lot done yet to pull things together. There seems to...



Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 09 November 2017 [Draft] : 09 November 2017


Colin Beattie

No—they did not give the impression that they were not doing workforce planning; they said that they did not see how it was all going to be brought together across the whole of the NHS. What...



Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 09 November 2017 [Draft] : 09 November 2017


Colin Beattie

Last week, we received evidence from four NHS boards, which gave us a joint submission that was pretty negative about how that is going to work. It states:



Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 09 November 2017 [Draft] : 09 November 2017


Colin Beattie

You say that you are drawing together threads that already exist and that are already giving you the information that is necessary for a national workforce plan—is that correct?



Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 09 November 2017 [Draft] : 09 November 2017


Colin Beattie

The plan should not be something new. I presume that you have been working with the different boards on a national plan for some years. However, I am looking at the evidence that you have su...



Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 09 November 2017 [Draft] : 09 November 2017


Colin Beattie (Midlothian North and Musselburgh) (SNP)

For how long have you been working on a national workforce plan?

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S5M-08828.1: Migration (Jackson Carlaw)
Meeting Date: 14/11/2017
Result - For: 29, Against: 78 Abstain: 0
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S5M-08828: Migration (Alasdair Allan)
Meeting Date: 14/11/2017
Result - For: 74, Against: 33 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
SPCB Election
Meeting Date: 14/11/2017
Result - For: 106, Against: 0 Abstain: 0
ForCarried
SP Bill 7: Seat Belts on School Transport (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 1
Meeting Date: 09/11/2017
Result - For: 98, Against: 0 Abstain: 0
ForCarried
SP Bill 7: Seat Belts on School Transport (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 2
Meeting Date: 09/11/2017
Result - For: 67, Against: 25 Abstain: 0
ForCarried
S5M-08706: Seat Belts on School Transport (Scotland) Bill (Gillian Martin)
Meeting Date: 09/11/2017
Result - For: 102, Against: 0 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-08696: Child Poverty (Scotland) Bill (Angela Constance)
Meeting Date: 08/11/2017
Result - For: 115, Against: 0 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-08558.1: Presumption of Mainstreaming (Liz Smith)
Meeting Date: 02/11/2017
Result - For: 59, Against: 55 Abstain: 0
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S5M-08558.3: Presumption of Mainstreaming (Iain Gray)
Meeting Date: 02/11/2017
Result - For: 59, Against: 53 Abstain: 1
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S5M-08558: Presumption of Mainstreaming (John Swinney)
Meeting Date: 02/11/2017
Result - For: 59, Against: 0 Abstain: 55
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AbstainCarried

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