Johann Lamont MSP

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


Johann Lamont

It transformed secondary education when youngsters finally left school with qualifications, as opposed to being able to get all the way through four or five years...



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


Johann Lamont

Is it entirely legitimate to say that external assessments and qualifications give value to what a young person has learned? That is the message that I am getting...



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


Johann Lamont

One of the biggest changes in my teaching career was when certification for all standard grades was brought in. That meant that we had foundation level, general l...



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


Johann Lamont

It has definitely moved on and progressed. My concern is that we end up in a position where the fashion moves from one thing to the other. I am getting a very strong message from you that wh...



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


Johann Lamont (Glasgow) (Lab)

I am struck by some of what you are describing in terms of relationships with colleges. Those are things that we were doing 20 years ago in Glasgow. Perhaps one o...



Meeting of the Parliament 13 June 2018 [Draft] : 13 June 2018


Johann Lamont (Glasgow) (Lab)

Will the minister outline what advice is given to young people who go straight from school to work and might end up in exploitative and insecure work? What advice...



Meeting of the Parliament 12 June 2018 [Draft] : 12 June 2018


Johann Lamont (Glasgow) (Lab)

I note the minister’s comment that she shares the ambition of the review to achieve student support at the level of the real living wage. Can she outline the time...



Public Petitions Committee 07 June 2018 : 07 June 2018


The Convener

I thank the petitioners for their petition. We will look at it further. 11:07 Meeting continued in private until 11:24.  

Public Petitions Committee 07 June 2018 : 07 June 2018


The Convener

We can flag up the issue and see whether we get a response from that group.



Public Petitions Committee 07 June 2018 : 07 June 2018


The Convener

It would be interesting to know what its view was.

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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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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AgainstCarried
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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S5M-12706: Health (Alex Cole-Hamilton)
Meeting Date: 13/06/2018
Result - For: 62, Against: 0 Abstain: 62
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ForCarried
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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S5M-12708: Finance and the Constitution (Willie Rennie)
Meeting Date: 13/06/2018
Result - For: 67, Against: 56 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-12741: Approval of SSI (Joe FitzPatrick)
Meeting Date: 13/06/2018
Result - For: 103, Against: 21 Abstain: 0
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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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ForCarried
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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Motion S5M-12882: Johann Lamont, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 19/06/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12645: Johann Lamont, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 07/06/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12564: Johann Lamont, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 04/06/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12563: Johann Lamont, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 04/06/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12482: Johann Lamont, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 29/05/2018 R Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-11980: Johann Lamont, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 30/04/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-11935: Johann Lamont, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 27/04/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-11710: Johann Lamont, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 18/04/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-11228: Johann Lamont, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 22/03/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-11176: Johann Lamont, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 20/03/2018 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-16772: Johann Lamont, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 17/05/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-16771: Johann Lamont, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 17/05/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-16723: Johann Lamont, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 16/05/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02128: Johann Lamont, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 14/05/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02106: Johann Lamont, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 08/05/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-15985: Johann Lamont, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 17/04/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02025: Johann Lamont, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 16/04/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-01986: Johann Lamont, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 11/04/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-15812: Johann Lamont, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 04/04/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-15816: Johann Lamont, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 04/04/2018 Show Full Question >>

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