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Justice Sub-Committee on Policing 07 December 2017 [Draft] : 07 December 2017


The Deputy Convener

That concludes our questioning. I thank the witnesses very much for attending. It has been an extremely worthwhile evidence session.



Justice Sub-Committee on Policing 07 December 2017 [Draft] : 07 December 2017


The Deputy Convener

As Ben Macpherson has nothing else to ask on that point, we will move to a question from Liam McArthur.



Justice Sub-Committee on Policing 07 December 2017 [Draft] : 07 December 2017


The Deputy Convener

If you would like to send in that information, the committee would be very grateful to receive it.



Justice Sub-Committee on Policing 07 December 2017 [Draft] : 07 December 2017


The Deputy Convener

Are there plans to review the structure and role of the custody division?



Justice Sub-Committee on Policing 07 December 2017 [Draft] : 07 December 2017


The Deputy Convener

You did say that there was “inconsistency and a lack of continuity ...



Justice Sub-Committee on Policing 07 December 2017 [Draft] : 07 December 2017


The Deputy Convener

Will you give us an update on exactly where we are with that? There are 118 PCSOs who have gone—they have been deleted or removed from the books or whatever—and a form of replacement is bein...



Justice Sub-Committee on Policing 07 December 2017 [Draft] : 07 December 2017


The Deputy Convener

That is where we have some concern, because PCSOs are pivotal in making the custody centres work properly. Perhaps those decisions need to be reviewed. Calum Steele, is there anything that y...



Justice Sub-Committee on Policing 07 December 2017 [Draft] : 07 December 2017


The Deputy Convener

How many vacancies will there be? You said that 45 are being filled. Are there still 73 vacancies?



Justice Sub-Committee on Policing 07 December 2017 [Draft] : 07 December 2017


The Deputy Convener

I also want information on the 118 PCSO vacancies, because we have heard evidence that they are causing problems.



Justice Sub-Committee on Policing 07 December 2017 [Draft] : 07 December 2017


The Deputy Convener

It would be good to get those figures.

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-09406.2: Sea Fisheries and End Year Negotiations (Peter Chapman)
Meeting Date: 07/12/2017
Result - For: 28, Against: 57 Abstain: 14
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Not VotedDefeated
S5M-09406.1: Sea Fisheries and End Year Negotiations (Tavish Scott)
Meeting Date: 07/12/2017
Result - For: 71, Against: 28 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-09406: Sea Fisheries and End Year Negotiations (Fergus Ewing)
Meeting Date: 07/12/2017
Result - For: 70, Against: 29 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-09378.4: Justice (Michael Matheson)
Meeting Date: 06/12/2017
Result - For: 59, Against: 61 Abstain: 0
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S5M-09378.1: Justice (Liam Kerr)
Meeting Date: 06/12/2017
Result - For: 55, Against: 65 Abstain: 0
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S5M-09378.3: Justice (Claire Baker)
Meeting Date: 06/12/2017
Result - For: 20, Against: 100 Abstain: 0
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S5M-09378.2: Justice (John Finnie)
Meeting Date: 06/12/2017
Result - For: 6, Against: 114 Abstain: 0
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S5M-09378: Justice (Liam McArthur)
Meeting Date: 06/12/2017
Result - For: 35, Against: 85 Abstain: 0
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ForDefeated
S5M-09379.2: Finance (Humza Yousaf)
Meeting Date: 06/12/2017
Result - For: 60, Against: 60 Abstain: 0, Casting Vote: Against
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-09257: Gender Representation on Public Boards (Scotland) Bill (Angela Constance)
Meeting Date: 30/11/2017
Result - For: 71, Against: 28 Abstain: 0
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Motion S5M-09226: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 28/11/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-08741: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 07/11/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-08661: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 03/11/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-08660: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 03/11/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-08624: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 02/11/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-08606: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 01/11/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-08544: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 31/10/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-08401: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 25/10/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-07618: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 11/09/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-07266: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 24/08/2017 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5T-00759: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 13/11/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-12650: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 09/11/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-12648: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 09/11/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-12649: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 09/11/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-01477: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 07/11/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-12484: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 06/11/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-12182: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 24/10/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-01309: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 19/09/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-10866: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 22/08/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-10865: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 22/08/2017 Show Full Question >>

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