Colin Beattie MSP

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Chair of the Scottish Commission for Public Audit 

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Economy, Jobs and Fair Work Committee 16 January 2018 [Draft] : 16 January 2018


Colin Beattie

You talked about the reduction in male hours. Has that been balanced by an increase in female working hours?



Economy, Jobs and Fair Work Committee 16 January 2018 [Draft] : 16 January 2018


Colin Beattie

We have heard evidence previously that the Scottish labour market has changed markedly over the past 10 years. Have those changes been broadly positive?



Economy, Jobs and Fair Work Committee 16 January 2018 [Draft] : 16 January 2018


Colin Beattie

Will the Scottish Government have on-going discussions with the Treasury to manage how the levy is being allocated?



Economy, Jobs and Fair Work Committee 16 January 2018 [Draft] : 16 January 2018


Colin Beattie

Given that the levy appears to be a turnover tax, is there potential for the amount raised to go up or down and, if so, how will that impact on us?



Economy, Jobs and Fair Work Committee 16 January 2018 [Draft] : 16 January 2018


Colin Beattie

Obviously, the increase from £2.2 million to £4.7 million is a tremendous plus point and will enable a better service. Will there be any transitional arrangements...



Economy, Jobs and Fair Work Committee 16 January 2018 [Draft] : 16 January 2018


Colin Beattie

Will the new system be better than the existing one?



Economy, Jobs and Fair Work Committee 16 January 2018 [Draft] : 16 January 2018


Colin Beattie

I am interested in the language that is used. The levy has been described as a direct levy on financial institutions in Scotland, but it is clear that it is not—i...



Economy, Jobs and Fair Work Committee 16 January 2018 [Draft] : 16 January 2018


Colin Beattie

What is the formula for raising the levy from the financial services sector? It is easy to talk about imposing a levy on financial services, but on what basis wil...



Economy, Jobs and Fair Work Committee 16 January 2018 [Draft] : 16 January 2018


Colin Beattie (Midlothian North and Musselburgh) (SNP)

I have one or two questions about the funding provision. Will the funding that is based on the new formula directly replace the existing funding, or is it additio...



Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 11 January 2018 [Draft] : 11 January 2018


Colin Beattie

So, we can identify the residency of people who are being paid pensions. That is not at issue.

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-09927.1: Building a Connected Scotland: Tackling Social Isolation and Loneliness Together (Monica Lennon)
Meeting Date: 18/01/2018
Result - For: 27, Against: 76 Abstain: 0
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S5M-09888.1: Protecting Public Services (Derek Mackay)
Meeting Date: 17/01/2018
Result - For: 61, Against: 62 Abstain: 0
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S5M-09888.4: Protecting Public Services (Murdo Fraser)
Meeting Date: 17/01/2018
Result - For: 29, Against: 94 Abstain: 0
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S5M-09888.3: Protecting Public Services (Patrick Harvie)
Meeting Date: 17/01/2018
Result - For: 67, Against: 56 Abstain: 0
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S5M-09888.2: Protecting Public Services (Willie Rennie)
Meeting Date: 17/01/2018
Result - For: 27, Against: 61 Abstain: 35
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S5M-09888: Protecting Public Services (James Kelly)
Meeting Date: 17/01/2018
Result - For: 67, Against: 56 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-09887.3: Scotland's International Policy Framework and Priorities for 2018 (Claire Baker)
Meeting Date: 16/01/2018
Result - For: 80, Against: 0 Abstain: 30
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ForCarried
S5M-09887.1: Scotland's International Policy Framework and Priorities for 2018 (Mark Ruskell)
Meeting Date: 16/01/2018
Result - For: 80, Against: 30 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-09887.2: Scotland's International Policy Framework and Priorities for 2018 (Alex Cole-Hamilton)
Meeting Date: 16/01/2018
Result - For: 79, Against: 31 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-09887: Scotland's International Policy Framework and Priorities for 2018 (Fiona Hyslop)
Meeting Date: 16/01/2018
Result - For: 79, Against: 30 Abstain: 0
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Motion S5M-09837: Colin Beattie, Midlothian North and Musselburgh, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 10/01/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-09801: Colin Beattie, Midlothian North and Musselburgh, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 09/01/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-09668: Colin Beattie, Midlothian North and Musselburgh, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/12/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-09596: Colin Beattie, Midlothian North and Musselburgh, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 15/12/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-09597: Colin Beattie, Midlothian North and Musselburgh, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 15/12/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-09467: Colin Beattie, Midlothian North and Musselburgh, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 07/12/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-09426: Colin Beattie, Midlothian North and Musselburgh, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 06/12/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-09424: Colin Beattie, Midlothian North and Musselburgh, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 06/12/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-09153: Colin Beattie, Midlothian North and Musselburgh, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 22/11/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-09058: Colin Beattie, Midlothian North and Musselburgh, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 21/11/2017 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5O-01640: Colin Beattie, Midlothian North and Musselburgh, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/12/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-01620: Colin Beattie, Midlothian North and Musselburgh, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 11/12/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-01602: Colin Beattie, Midlothian North and Musselburgh, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 06/12/2017 Show Full Question >>
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Question S5O-01256: Colin Beattie, Midlothian North and Musselburgh, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 11/09/2017 Show Full Question >>

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