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Economy, Jobs and Fair Work Committee 21 March 2017 [Draft] : 21 March 2017


Richard Leonard

The issue is the scale of the rise—180 per cent overnight. That is a staggering increase, is it not?



Economy, Jobs and Fair Work Committee 21 March 2017 [Draft] : 21 March 2017


Richard Leonard

Govan Law Centre has a reputation as an organisation that fights for social justice, while the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Scotland does not—indeed, it is notorious as a revolution...



Economy, Jobs and Fair Work Committee 21 March 2017 [Draft] : 21 March 2017


Richard Leonard (Central Scotland) (Lab)

I wonder whether Mr Menzies can develop a little bit more his very last point about a potential conflict of interest in the Accountant in Bankruptcy’s role as pra...



Meeting of the Parliament 16 March 2017 [Draft] : 16 March 2017


Richard Leonard

A clear plan for jobs would provide real hope. A radical—but credible—plan, driven by uncompromising leadership, with real hope, would get us the change that we need, which would be achieved...



Meeting of the Parliament 16 March 2017 [Draft] : 16 March 2017


Richard Leonard

The committee concluded that the Scottish Government should not back-load the domestic and non-domestic heat conversion plan, but should front-load it.



Meeting of the Parliament 16 March 2017 [Draft] : 16 March 2017


Richard Leonard (Central Scotland) (Lab)

As the months and years proceed, it becomes clearer that, while the conditions for tackling climate change in a democracy demand that we win over—and so change—public opinion and, in turn, t...



Economy, Jobs and Fair Work Committee 14 March 2017 [Draft] : 14 March 2017


Richard Leonard

May I press you for a bit more detail on the pay audits? As I understand it, the approach is built into the collective bargaining process with the trade union.



Economy, Jobs and Fair Work Committee 14 March 2017 [Draft] : 14 March 2017


Richard Leonard

However—this point has already been made—it is important that the stats are presented in a consistent way, otherwise it will be impossible to make cross-corporation comparisons, which is wha...



Economy, Jobs and Fair Work Committee 14 March 2017 [Draft] : 14 March 2017


Richard Leonard

To follow up those points, I have a question for Debbie Miller. Are you suggesting that RBS will publish data for Scotland and data for the rest of the UK, or will you produce one set of fig...



Economy, Jobs and Fair Work Committee 14 March 2017 [Draft] : 14 March 2017


Richard Leonard

Yes. My view is that a responsible public sector organisation would include those lower-paid workers, albeit that they might be employed by different outside agen...

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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Not VotedCarried
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 S5M-04431: Richard Leonard, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 03/03/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-03898.1: Richard Leonard, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 08/02/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-03793: Richard Leonard, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 31/01/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-03519.1: Richard Leonard, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 20/01/2017 R Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-03184: Richard Leonard, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 16/12/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-03152: Richard Leonard, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 15/12/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-02894: Richard Leonard, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 01/12/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-02865: Richard Leonard, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 30/11/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-02460: Richard Leonard, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 10/11/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-02339: Richard Leonard, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 04/11/2016 R Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5O-00842: Richard Leonard, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 22/03/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-08236: Richard Leonard, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 17/03/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-08234: Richard Leonard, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 17/03/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-08237: Richard Leonard, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 17/03/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-08235: Richard Leonard, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 17/03/2017 Show Full Question >>
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Question S5W-08230: Richard Leonard, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 17/03/2017 Show Full Question >>
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Question S5W-08227: Richard Leonard, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 17/03/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-08228: Richard Leonard, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 17/03/2017 Show Full Question >>

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