Liam McArthur MSP

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  • Member for: Orkney Islands
  • Region: Highlands and Islands
  • Party: Scottish Liberal Democrats

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Appointed Member of the Scottish Parliamentary Corporate Body

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Meeting of the Parliament 30 March 2017 [Draft] : 30 March 2017


Liam McArthur (Orkney Islands) (LD)

This morning, a damning report on the forensic medical services that are provided to victims of sexual crime was published. It d...



Meeting of the Parliament 29 March 2017 : 29 March 2017


Liam McArthur

Will the member take an intervention?



Meeting of the Parliament 29 March 2017 : 29 March 2017


Liam McArthur (Orkney Islands) (LD)

Willie Rennie has set out in detail the extent of the SNP Government’s complacency and incompetence in its dealings with the two companies that have been named. To argue, as SNP ministers an...



Justice Committee 28 March 2017 [Draft] : 28 March 2017


Liam McArthur

Are you saying that there would be senior roles, albeit within the same command structure?



Justice Committee 28 March 2017 [Draft] : 28 March 2017


Liam McArthur

From the discussions that you have had, you do not believe that the figure is anything like 37.5 per cent.



Justice Committee 28 March 2017 [Draft] : 28 March 2017


Liam McArthur

Are you confident that there is not a similar figure among officers?



Justice Committee 28 March 2017 [Draft] : 28 March 2017


Liam McArthur

Even for police staff, is that not a concern?



Justice Committee 28 March 2017 [Draft] : 28 March 2017


Liam McArthur

Yes.



Justice Committee 28 March 2017 [Draft] : 28 March 2017


Liam McArthur

The BTPA staff assessment says 37.5 per cent.



Justice Committee 28 March 2017 [Draft] : 28 March 2017


Liam McArthur

On the point that you make about specialism, the industry has a couple of key concerns—as Stewart Stevenson highlighted—about the effectiveness and cost efficienc...

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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AgainstCarried
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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AgainstCarried
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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AgainstCarried
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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S5M-04710.5: Scotland's Choice (Patrick Harvie)
Meeting Date: 28/03/2017
Result - For: 69, Against: 59 Abstain: 0
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S5M-04710.3: Scotland's Choice (Willie Rennie)
Meeting Date: 28/03/2017
Result - For: 28, Against: 100 Abstain: 0
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S5M-04710: Scotland's Choice (Nicola Sturgeon)
Meeting Date: 28/03/2017
Result - For: 69, Against: 59 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
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-04818: Liam McArthur, Orkney Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 22/03/2017 Show Full Motion >>
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Motion S5M-04706: Liam McArthur, Orkney Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 17/03/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-04545: Liam McArthur, Orkney Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 09/03/2017 Show Full Motion >>
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Motion S5M-04455: Liam McArthur, Orkney Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 06/03/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-04408: Liam McArthur, Orkney Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 02/03/2017 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-08463: Liam McArthur, Orkney Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 28/03/2017 Show Full Question >>
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Question S5W-08373: Liam McArthur, Orkney Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 23/03/2017 Show Full Question >>
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Question S5W-08371: Liam McArthur, Orkney Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 23/03/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-08374: Liam McArthur, Orkney Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 23/03/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-08269: Liam McArthur, Orkney Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 20/03/2017 Show Full Question >>

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