Ken Macintosh MSP

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Ken Macintosh MSP

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  • Member for: West Scotland
  • Party: No Party Affiliation

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Convener of the Scottish Parliamentary Corporate Body

Convener of the Conveners' Group

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Meeting of the Parliament 21 September 2017 [Draft] : 21 September 2017


The Presiding Officer

The result of the division is: For 109, Against 0, Abstentions 0.

Meeting of the Parliament 21 September 2017 [Draft] : 21 September 2017


The Presiding Officer

The next question is on a bill at stage 3, so we will hold a division even if the decision is unanimous.



Meeting of the Parliament 21 September 2017 [Draft] : 21 September 2017


The Presiding Officer (Ken Macintosh)

There are two questions today. The first question is, that motion S5M-07584, in the name of Tom Arthur, on the Edinburgh Bakers’ Widows’ Fund Bill, be agreed to.<...



Meeting of the Parliament 21 September 2017 [Draft] : 21 September 2017


The Presiding Officer

That was admirable timekeeping, Mr Corry. 15:08  



Meeting of the Parliament 21 September 2017 [Draft] : 21 September 2017


The Presiding Officer

Normally, members’ business debates are at the end of the day when there is plenty of time, but today we are quite restricted, so I ask members to keep their spee...



Meeting of the Parliament 21 September 2017 [Draft] : 21 September 2017


The Presiding Officer (Ken Macintosh)

The next item of business is a members’ business debate on motion S5M-07631, in the name of James Dornan, on congratulating the Which? campaign to call time on nuisance calls in Scotland. Th...



Meeting of the Parliament 21 September 2017 [Draft] : 21 September 2017


The Presiding Officer

I thank members and ministers for their time. I am conscious that there is a lot of interest in the subject, not least from Mr Doris, the convener of the Local Go...



Meeting of the Parliament 21 September 2017 [Draft] : 21 September 2017


The Presiding Officer

There are four more questions, cabinet secretary.



Meeting of the Parliament 21 September 2017 [Draft] : 21 September 2017


The Presiding Officer (Ken Macintosh)

A number of members want to ask supplementary questions. Members should try to keep their questions succinct and we will try to get through them.



Meeting of the Parliament 21 September 2017 [Draft] : 21 September 2017


The Presiding Officer

I thank Ms Baillie for waiting until the end of First Minister’s question time for her point of order. She has made a helpful clarification of her ministerial status—or lack of it—at the tim...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-06376.1: Education Governance Next Steps (Liz Smith)
Meeting Date: 28/06/2017
Result - For: 31, Against: 92 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedDefeated
S5M-06376.4: Education Governance Next Steps (Iain Gray)
Meeting Date: 28/06/2017
Result - For: 30, Against: 93 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedDefeated
S5M-06376.3: Education Governance Next Steps (Ross Greer)
Meeting Date: 28/06/2017
Result - For: 30, Against: 92 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedDefeated
S5M-06376: Education Governance Next Steps (John Swinney)
Meeting Date: 28/06/2017
Result - For: 96, Against: 27 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedCarried
SP Bill 2: Railway Policing (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 2
Meeting Date: 27/06/2017
Result - For: 53, Against: 66 Abstain: 0
Not VotedDefeated
SP Bill 2: Railway Policing (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 5
Meeting Date: 27/06/2017
Result - For: 51, Against: 66 Abstain: 0
Not VotedDefeated
SP Bill 2: Railway Policing (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 6
Meeting Date: 27/06/2017
Result - For: 53, Against: 65 Abstain: 0
Not VotedDefeated
SP Bill 2: Railway Policing (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 7
Meeting Date: 27/06/2017
Result - For: 53, Against: 66 Abstain: 0
Not VotedDefeated
S5M-06356: Railway Policing (Scotland) Bill (Humza Yousaf)
Meeting Date: 27/06/2017
Result - For: 68, Against: 53 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedCarried
SP Bill 1: Limitation (Childhood Abuse) (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 1
Meeting Date: 22/06/2017
Result - For: 50, Against: 65 Abstain: 0
Not VotedDefeated

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Motion S4M-15677: Ken Macintosh, Eastwood, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 18/02/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-15639: Ken Macintosh, Eastwood, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 11/02/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-15432.2: Ken Macintosh, Eastwood, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 26/01/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-15069: Ken Macintosh, Eastwood, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 04/12/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-14895: Ken Macintosh, Eastwood, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 18/11/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-14859.3: Ken Macintosh, Eastwood, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 17/11/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-14497: Ken Macintosh, Eastwood, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 09/10/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-14448.2: Ken Macintosh, Eastwood, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 05/10/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-14167: Ken Macintosh, Eastwood, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 07/09/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-14123: Ken Macintosh, Eastwood, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 02/09/2015 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S4F-03249: Ken Macintosh, Eastwood, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 22/02/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-05564: Ken Macintosh, Eastwood, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 17/02/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-29947: Ken Macintosh, Eastwood, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 12/02/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-29946: Ken Macintosh, Eastwood, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 12/02/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-29949: Ken Macintosh, Eastwood, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 12/02/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-29948: Ken Macintosh, Eastwood, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 12/02/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-29920: Ken Macintosh, Eastwood, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 11/02/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-29762: Ken Macintosh, Eastwood, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 05/02/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-29761: Ken Macintosh, Eastwood, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 05/02/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-29763: Ken Macintosh, Eastwood, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 05/02/2016 Show Full Question >>

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