Jeane Freeman MSP

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Jeane Freeman MSP

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  • Member for: Carrick, Cumnock and Doon Valley
  • Region: South Scotland
  • Party: Scottish National Party

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Meeting of the Parliament 09 November 2017 [Draft] : 09 November 2017


Jeane Freeman

Ms Graham has just made my previous point for me very well. I should say that it is not entirely at the hand of the current UK Government that that money has been...



Meeting of the Parliament 09 November 2017 [Draft] : 09 November 2017


Jeane Freeman

I suggest that the best way to improve benefits for our older citizens is for our colleagues in the Conservatives to put significant pressure on their UK Governme...



Meeting of the Parliament 09 November 2017 [Draft] : 09 November 2017


The Minister for Social Security (Jeane Freeman)

Older people are a huge asset to Scotland. We are committed to working with others to promote and protect older people’s equality and human rights and to empower them so that they continue c...



Social Security Committee 02 November 2017 [Draft] : 02 November 2017


Jeane Freeman

No. As I said to Alison Johnstone, we are looking at that and several other areas to see whether it would be appropriate to include them in the bill. We will retu...



Social Security Committee 02 November 2017 [Draft] : 02 November 2017


Jeane Freeman

I am very mindful that when we put something in primary legislation, our language—notwithstanding the points that we have discussed on dignity and respect—needs t...



Social Security Committee 02 November 2017 [Draft] : 02 November 2017


Jeane Freeman

I have read that evidence. We will continue to consider what we might do on that. We have made the commitment on uprating disability assistance. We will consider the other areas and what we ...



Social Security Committee 02 November 2017 [Draft] : 02 November 2017


Jeane Freeman

We have not yet looked at that in any detail or set a target for ourselves. Along with COSLA, we operate two types of campaign. ...



Social Security Committee 02 November 2017 [Draft] : 02 November 2017


Jeane Freeman

I, too, am mindful of what the cabinet secretary has said. There are a number of ways in which the Government should be expected...



Social Security Committee 02 November 2017 [Draft] : 02 November 2017


Jeane Freeman

No, not on every area of assistance. That is not possible. We will have the draft regulations on what we have described as the first wave of benefits that we will...



Social Security Committee 02 November 2017 [Draft] : 02 November 2017


Jeane Freeman

That issue has been raised with me and I am alert to the views of various organisations. My understanding is that there are disagreements between some of our stak...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-08828.1: Migration (Jackson Carlaw)
Meeting Date: 14/11/2017
Result - For: 29, Against: 78 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedDefeated
S5M-08828: Migration (Alasdair Allan)
Meeting Date: 14/11/2017
Result - For: 74, Against: 33 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedCarried
SPCB Election
Meeting Date: 14/11/2017
Result - For: 106, Against: 0 Abstain: 0
Not VotedCarried
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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Not VotedCarried
S5M-08558.3: Presumption of Mainstreaming (Iain Gray)
Meeting Date: 02/11/2017
Result - For: 59, Against: 53 Abstain: 1
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-08558: Presumption of Mainstreaming (John Swinney)
Meeting Date: 02/11/2017
Result - For: 59, Against: 0 Abstain: 55
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Not VotedCarried

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Motion S5M-08035: Jeane Freeman, Carrick, Cumnock and Doon Valley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 02/10/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-05594: Jeane Freeman, Carrick, Cumnock and Doon Valley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 15/05/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-02948: Jeane Freeman, Carrick, Cumnock and Doon Valley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 06/12/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-02651: Jeane Freeman, Carrick, Cumnock and Doon Valley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 21/11/2016 Show Full Motion >>
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