Jeremy Balfour MSP

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Social Security Committee 05 October 2017 [Draft] : 05 October 2017


Jeremy Balfour

Can I say for the record that I forgot to declare that I sat on PIP and DLA tribunals and I am in receipt of PIP? My apologies for that.



Social Security Committee 05 October 2017 [Draft] : 05 October 2017


Jeremy Balfour

I have a couple of questions. Maybe Craig Smith and Peter Hastie can answer the first one, and we can bring in Hugh Robertson for the second one.



Social Security Committee 05 October 2017 [Draft] : 05 October 2017


Jeremy Balfour

I will be brief. I am interested in that issue. At the moment, for the care part of PIP rather than the mobility part, people can get only money. Could that be re...



Social Security Committee 05 October 2017 [Draft] : 05 October 2017


Jeremy Balfour

I am interested in hearing the witnesses’ views on this, but the two tests regarding a typical day are obviously quite difficult for people with certain condition...



Social Security Committee 05 October 2017 [Draft] : 05 October 2017


Jeremy Balfour (Lothian) (Con)

I want to follow up on what has been said. It would be interesting to get a view from Steven McAvoy, given his tribunal experience.



Meeting of the Parliament 03 October 2017 : 03 October 2017


Jeremy Balfour

Sorry—I am in my last minute. I am about to be told off by the Presiding Officer.



Meeting of the Parliament 03 October 2017 : 03 October 2017


Jeremy Balfour

I welcome that clarification from the member but unless we roll out the system, we will never know about the glitches. That is why the Government is taking its ti...



Meeting of the Parliament 03 October 2017 : 03 October 2017


Jeremy Balfour

That is why they get the money, and why they have to pay it back over six months in a way that they can afford. That seems to me to be an appropriate way to work....



Meeting of the Parliament 03 October 2017 : 03 October 2017


Jeremy Balfour

I will finish my point and then I will give way.



Meeting of the Parliament 03 October 2017 : 03 October 2017


Jeremy Balfour

No. That allows them to fill out the forms...

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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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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AgainstCarried
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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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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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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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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S5M-07750.3: Finance (Patrick Harvie)
Meeting Date: 20/09/2017
Result - For: 6, Against: 58 Abstain: 60
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S5M-07750.2: Finance (Willie Rennie)
Meeting Date: 20/09/2017
Result - For: 5, Against: 59 Abstain: 60
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Motion S5M-08128: Jeremy Balfour, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 05/10/2017 Show Full Motion >>
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