James Dornan MSP

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Education and Skills Committee 13 June 2018 [Draft] : 13 June 2018


The Convener

I thank Sir Ian and Ms Craw for their attendance and for answering our questions so fully. That has been very helpful. I assure you that we will keep you up to date with our inquiry findings...



Education and Skills Committee 13 June 2018 [Draft] : 13 June 2018


The Convener

Yes, well, we did not talk to any of the parents—perhaps that is why it worked so well.



Education and Skills Committee 13 June 2018 [Draft] : 13 June 2018


The Convener

We are just back from Shetland, where we did pretty much what you suggested. We talked to pupils in a classroom without teachers present and asked them about thei...



Education and Skills Committee 13 June 2018 [Draft] : 13 June 2018


The Convener

It would be helpful if you could give the committee some detail on the scheme.



Education and Skills Committee 13 June 2018 [Draft] : 13 June 2018


The Convener

You talked about peer support, whereby young people come in to share their experiences. Would it be worth while for local authorities, business organisations or s...



Education and Skills Committee 13 June 2018 [Draft] : 13 June 2018


The Convener

Maybe. Someone recently told me that some organisations visit primary 7, but I do not think that that is a universal approach.



Education and Skills Committee 13 June 2018 [Draft] : 13 June 2018


The Convener

You mentioned careers advice. Would it be helpful for companies, colleges and other organisations to go into schools earlier? The purpose of that would not be to point pupils to one industry...



Education and Skills Committee 13 June 2018 [Draft] : 13 June 2018


The Convener

There never is.



Education and Skills Committee 13 June 2018 [Draft] : 13 June 2018


The Convener

I am disappointed that you do not have a magic bullet, Sir Ian.



Education and Skills Committee 13 June 2018 [Draft] : 13 June 2018


The Convener

Thank you for that. You said that a number of things still have to be done, but there seems to have been a fair deal of progress. One of the witnesses at last week’s meeting talked about the...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
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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ForCarried
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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ForDefeated
S5M-12706: Health (Alex Cole-Hamilton)
Meeting Date: 13/06/2018
Result - For: 62, Against: 0 Abstain: 62
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AbstainCarried
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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ForCarried
S5M-12708: Finance and the Constitution (Willie Rennie)
Meeting Date: 13/06/2018
Result - For: 67, Against: 56 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-12741: Approval of SSI (Joe FitzPatrick)
Meeting Date: 13/06/2018
Result - For: 103, Against: 21 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
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
S5M-12573: Historical Sexual Offences (Pardons and Disregards) (Scotland) Bill (Michael Matheson)
Meeting Date: 06/06/2018
Result - For: 119, Against: 0 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedCarried

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Motion S5M-12749: James Dornan, Glasgow Cathcart, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 12/06/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12514: James Dornan, Glasgow Cathcart, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 30/05/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12407: James Dornan, Glasgow Cathcart, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 23/05/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12380: James Dornan, Glasgow Cathcart, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 22/05/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12188: James Dornan, Glasgow Cathcart, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 10/05/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12189: James Dornan, Glasgow Cathcart, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 10/05/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12122: James Dornan, Glasgow Cathcart, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 08/05/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12123: James Dornan, Glasgow Cathcart, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 08/05/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12095: James Dornan, Glasgow Cathcart, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 04/05/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12094: James Dornan, Glasgow Cathcart, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 04/05/2018 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-16907: James Dornan, Glasgow Cathcart, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 28/05/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02035: James Dornan, Glasgow Cathcart, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 25/04/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-01989: James Dornan, Glasgow Cathcart, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 09/04/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-01795: James Dornan, Glasgow Cathcart, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 14/02/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-01681: James Dornan, Glasgow Cathcart, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 09/01/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-01651: James Dornan, Glasgow Cathcart, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 20/12/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-01612: James Dornan, Glasgow Cathcart, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 13/12/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-01559: James Dornan, Glasgow Cathcart, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 29/11/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-01482: James Dornan, Glasgow Cathcart, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 08/11/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-01330: James Dornan, Glasgow Cathcart, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 27/09/2017 Show Full Question >>

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