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 22 March 2017 [Draft] : 22 March 2017


Jeane Freeman

I agree with that. The policy will clearly lead to a rise in the level of homelessness among the 18 to 21-year-olds whom we are talking about. The Government’s co...



Meeting of the Parliament 22 March 2017 [Draft] : 22 March 2017


The Minister for Social Security (Jeane Freeman)

I regret to say that we have not had that assurance. The Department for Work and Pensions rejected our request to draft its regulations in such a way as to allow ...



Meeting of the Parliament 22 March 2017 [Draft] : 22 March 2017


Jeane Freeman

I do not want to start trading shambles with Mr Carlaw, but we touched on the shambles around universal credit at the start of this round of portfolio questions.<...



Meeting of the Parliament 22 March 2017 [Draft] : 22 March 2017


The Minister for Social Security (Jeane Freeman)

Although it is true that 72 per cent of respondents to our consultation said that social security should be available through public sector services, 84 per cent ...



Meeting of the Parliament 22 March 2017 [Draft] : 22 March 2017


Jeane Freeman

I am more than happy to do so. Of course, Mr Mountain will also know that, as far as youth unemployment is concerned, Scotland now has one of the best records in ...



Meeting of the Parliament 22 March 2017 [Draft] : 22 March 2017


Jeane Freeman

I have to say that I admire the member’s optimism that we would pay for something and send a bill to the UK Government with any expectation at all that it would b...



Meeting of the Parliament 22 March 2017 [Draft] : 22 March 2017


Jeane Freeman

I certainly do agree with that. Again, we have a UK Government pursuing a policy regardless of its negative and damaging impact on people’s lives. It is simply a ...



Meeting of the Parliament 22 March 2017 [Draft] : 22 March 2017


The Minister for Social Security (Jeane Freeman)

The roll-out of universal credit is indeed causing unacceptable levels of anxiety, hardship and rent arrears. In particular, the six-week wait for the first payme...



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


Jeane Freeman

As I think members know, we are keen to introduce the additional financial element for carers as soon as we can. If it is at all possible, we will do so on an int...



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


Jeane Freeman

There are a number of points to make in answer to that question. Our whole approach to everything is to design, test, build and deliver. Design involves using the...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-04920.1: Education (John Swinney)
Meeting Date: 29/03/2017
Result - For: 68, Against: 53 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-04919.2: Censure and Apology on the Anniversary of the Chinese Agreement (Keith Brown)
Meeting Date: 29/03/2017
Result - For: 63, Against: 55 Abstain: 3
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ForCarried
S5M-04919.3: Censure and Apology on the Anniversary of the Chinese Agreement (Jackie Baillie)
Meeting Date: 29/03/2017
Result - For: 58, Against: 63 Abstain: 0
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S5M-04919: Censure and Apology on the Anniversary of the Chinese Agreement (Willie Rennie)
Meeting Date: 29/03/2017
Result - For: 64, Against: 54 Abstain: 3
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ForCarried
S5M-04710.2: Scotland's Choice (Ruth Davidson)
Meeting Date: 28/03/2017
Result - For: 31, Against: 97 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-04710.4: Scotland's Choice (Kezia Dugdale)
Meeting Date: 28/03/2017
Result - For: 28, Against: 100 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-04710.5: Scotland's Choice (Patrick Harvie)
Meeting Date: 28/03/2017
Result - For: 69, Against: 59 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-04710.3: Scotland's Choice (Willie Rennie)
Meeting Date: 28/03/2017
Result - For: 28, Against: 100 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-04710: Scotland's Choice (Nicola Sturgeon)
Meeting Date: 28/03/2017
Result - For: 69, Against: 59 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-04472.1: Local Government Finance (Scotland) Order 2017 [draft] (Alex Rowley)
Meeting Date: 09/03/2017
Result - For: 57, Against: 66 Abstain: 0
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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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