Johann Lamont MSP

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Meeting of the Parliament 23 March 2017 [Draft] : 23 March 2017


Johann Lamont (Glasgow) (Lab)

I am grateful for the opportunity to speak in the debate. I thank the members who have spoken for their powerful speeches and for showing a degree of knowledge an...



Education and Skills Committee 22 March 2017 [Draft] : 22 March 2017


Johann Lamont

Of course they are not.



Education and Skills Committee 22 March 2017 [Draft] : 22 March 2017


Johann Lamont

I understand that. I understand that some people are totally overwhelmed by their circumstances and are unable to look after their children. The hearings system i...



Education and Skills Committee 22 March 2017 [Draft] : 22 March 2017


Johann Lamont

Would you define a parent’s neglect of their child as a vulnerability?



Education and Skills Committee 22 March 2017 [Draft] : 22 March 2017


Johann Lamont

It feels to me that there is a conflict there, and I am not sure how it can be resolved.



Education and Skills Committee 22 March 2017 [Draft] : 22 March 2017


Johann Lamont

However, your professional motivation will, rightly, be to protect the interests of your client. If your client wants to keep the child with them but the hearings system is likely to say tha...



Education and Skills Committee 22 March 2017 [Draft] : 22 March 2017


Johann Lamont

So you think that, at the point at which a serious decision is going to be made, which is deemed by the panel to be in the interests of the child, it is necessary...



Education and Skills Committee 22 March 2017 [Draft] : 22 March 2017


Johann Lamont

But what is the last resort? Is it the possibility that the child will have compulsory measures of care, which the parent wants to resist?



Education and Skills Committee 22 March 2017 [Draft] : 22 March 2017


Johann Lamont

I am not so sure about that, but that is an issue to look at.



Education and Skills Committee 22 March 2017 [Draft] : 22 March 2017


Johann Lamont

That is maybe something that we can find out.

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
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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ForDefeated
S5M-04472: Local Government Finance (Scotland) Order 2017 [draft] (Derek Mackay)
Meeting Date: 09/03/2017
Result - For: 66, Against: 26 Abstain: 31
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AgainstCarried
S5M-04456.2: The Scottish Government and Education, 10 Years of Letting Down Teachers, Parents and Pupils (John Swinney)
Meeting Date: 08/03/2017
Result - For: 62, Against: 63 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-04456: The Scottish Government and Education, 10 Years of Letting Down Teachers, Parents and Pupils (Iain Gray)
Meeting Date: 08/03/2017
Result - For: 63, Against: 62 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-04474: Business Motion (Joe FitzPatrick)
Meeting Date: 07/03/2017
Result - For: 79, Against: 0 Abstain: 16
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AbstainCarried
S5M-04440.1: International Women's Day (Annie Wells)
Meeting Date: 07/03/2017
Result - For: 27, Against: 81 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-04440.2: International Women's Day (Monica Lennon)
Meeting Date: 07/03/2017
Result - For: 82, Against: 27 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-04440: International Women's Day (Angela Constance)
Meeting Date: 07/03/2017
Result - For: 82, Against: 27 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-04324.2: Scottish Patient Safety Programme (Anas Sarwar)
Meeting Date: 02/03/2017
Result - For: 62, Against: 61 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-04324.3: Scottish Patient Safety Programme (Alex Cole-Hamilton)
Meeting Date: 02/03/2017
Result - For: 62, Against: 61 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried

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Motion S4M-14906: Johann Lamont, Glasgow Pollok, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 18/11/2015 Show Full Motion >>
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Motion S4M-14369: Johann Lamont, Glasgow Pollok, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 24/09/2015 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5O-00694: Johann Lamont, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 13/02/2017 Show Full Question >>
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