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Local Government and Communities Committee 27 September 2017 : 27 September 2017


Graham Simpson

Are there night shelters only in Glasgow and Edinburgh, or are they found in other places?



Local Government and Communities Committee 27 September 2017 : 27 September 2017


Graham Simpson

It has gone up. If you can get all of them working together, that is brilliant.



Local Government and Communities Committee 27 September 2017 : 27 September 2017


Graham Simpson

Indeed. I thank the witnesses for those comments and for their written submissions, which I enjoyed reading. I was particularly impressed with the one from the Gl...



Local Government and Communities Committee 27 September 2017 : 27 September 2017


Graham Simpson

Welcome to the committee. I will kick off with a general question for all of you, although it is based on the submission from Homeless Action Scotland. That submi...



Local Government and Communities Committee 27 September 2017 : 27 September 2017


Graham Simpson

We have heard evidence about people doing small-scale repairs in their homes. They may start with a fire door and replace it, after some do-it-yourself or getting...



Local Government and Communities Committee 27 September 2017 : 27 September 2017


Graham Simpson

Is the BRE study looking at just the most vulnerable in society, or is it looking at fire safety systems more widely?



Local Government and Communities Committee 27 September 2017 : 27 September 2017


Graham Simpson

I will move on. You may have seen a BBC report this morning about sprinklers in high-rise flats. The BBC did some research through freedom of information requests...



Local Government and Communities Committee 27 September 2017 : 27 September 2017


Graham Simpson

Okay.



Local Government and Communities Committee 27 September 2017 : 27 September 2017


Graham Simpson

As I said last week, it is not up to you or the working group to inform the owners. That is just a matter of courtesy for Glasgow City Council, but it does not ap...



Local Government and Communities Committee 27 September 2017 : 27 September 2017


Graham Simpson (Central Scotland) (Con)

I am relieved to hear that the Scottish Fire and Rescue Service now knows where the buildings are and that, by the end of today, it will have looked at them all. ...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-08035.2: Roll out of Universal Credit (Adam Tomkins)
Meeting Date: 03/10/2017
Result - For: 23, Against: 75 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedDefeated
S5M-08035.4: Roll out of Universal Credit (Alex Rowley)
Meeting Date: 03/10/2017
Result - For: 75, Against: 23 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-08035.1: Roll out of Universal Credit (Alison Johnstone)
Meeting Date: 03/10/2017
Result - For: 75, Against: 23 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-08035.3: Roll out of Universal Credit (Alex Cole-Hamilton)
Meeting Date: 03/10/2017
Result - For: 75, Against: 23 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-08035: Roll out of Universal Credit (Jeane Freeman)
Meeting Date: 03/10/2017
Result - For: 75, Against: 23 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-07774: Contract (Third Party Rights) (Scotland) Bill (Annabelle Ewing)
Meeting Date: 21/09/2017
Result - For: 109, Against: 0 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-07750.4: Finance (Derek Mackay)
Meeting Date: 20/09/2017
Result - For: 61, Against: 63 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-07750.1: Finance (Murdo Fraser)
Meeting Date: 20/09/2017
Result - For: 30, Against: 94 Abstain: 0
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ForDefeated
S5M-07750.3: Finance (Patrick Harvie)
Meeting Date: 20/09/2017
Result - For: 6, Against: 58 Abstain: 60
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-07750.2: Finance (Willie Rennie)
Meeting Date: 20/09/2017
Result - For: 5, Against: 59 Abstain: 60
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AgainstDefeated

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Motion S5M-05616: Graham Simpson, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 16/05/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-03612.1: Graham Simpson, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 25/01/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-03327: Graham Simpson, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 10/01/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-02804.1: Graham Simpson, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 29/11/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-02437: Graham Simpson, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 09/11/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-01019: Graham Simpson, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 12/08/2016 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-11854: Graham Simpson, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 05/10/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-11853: Graham Simpson, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 05/10/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-11856: Graham Simpson, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 05/10/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-11855: Graham Simpson, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 05/10/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-11852: Graham Simpson, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 05/10/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-11429: Graham Simpson, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 20/09/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-11428: Graham Simpson, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 20/09/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-11313: Graham Simpson, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 14/09/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-11312: Graham Simpson, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 14/09/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-11314: Graham Simpson, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 14/09/2017 Show Full Question >>

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