Bill Bowman MSP

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Deputy Chair of the Scottish Commission for Public Audit

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Meeting of the Parliament 23 January 2020 [Draft] : 23 January 2020


Bill Bowman (North East Scotland) (Con)

Does the member agree that, although the name of the group is Highlands and Islands Airports Ltd, it includes Dundee airport and that people there could also be a...



Meeting of the Parliament 22 January 2020 [Draft] : 22 January 2020


Bill Bowman

I think that the Scottish Government has had long enough to deal with that issue here. I could go back and repeat what I said about Dundee being the worst place in the UK for young females t...



Meeting of the Parliament 22 January 2020 [Draft] : 22 January 2020


Bill Bowman (North East Scotland) (Con)

I welcome the chance to speak in the debate and thank the Labour Party for securing a debate on the issue, because the SNP is squeezing councils dry and expecting them to do more with less.<...



Delegated Powers and Law Reform Committee 21 January 2020 [Draft] : 21 January 2020


Bill Bowman

To use your earlier line of argument, you do not think that the affirmative procedure would be a deterrent to ministers abusing the process.



Delegated Powers and Law Reform Committee 21 January 2020 [Draft] : 21 January 2020


Bill Bowman (North East Scotland) (Con)

You have acknowledged that section 8(1) could allow radical changes to be made to marketing standards and enables the creation of offences. Could you expand on why the affirmative procedure ...



Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 16 January 2020 [Draft] : 16 January 2020


Bill Bowman

Okay. Thank you.



Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 16 January 2020 [Draft] : 16 January 2020


Bill Bowman

When might we hear from either of you again on that?



Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 16 January 2020 [Draft] : 16 January 2020


Bill Bowman

You say that NHS Lothian has drawn up action plans in response to the NSS review. Can you give us any more detail on the progress that is being made and the times...



Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 16 January 2020 [Draft] : 16 January 2020


Bill Bowman

We have seen Grant Thornton’s work elsewhere, and I think that its work will be done in a particularly forensic way given the potential for litigation around it. ...



Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 16 January 2020 [Draft] : 16 January 2020


Bill Bowman

I state for the record that I used to be a partner at KPMG, whose report has been mentioned.

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-20528.2: Investing in Our Future (Aileen Campbell)
Meeting Date: 22/01/2020
Result - For: 61, Against: 61 Abstain: 0, Casting Vote: Against
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S5M-20528.1: Investing in Our Future (Murdo Fraser)
Meeting Date: 22/01/2020
Result - For: 55, Against: 61 Abstain: 6
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S5M-20528: Investing in Our Future (Sarah Boyack)
Meeting Date: 22/01/2020
Result - For: 55, Against: 61 Abstain: 6
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SP Bill 43: Scottish National Investment Bank Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 31
Meeting Date: 21/01/2020
Result - For: 31, Against: 85 Abstain: 0
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SP Bill 43: Scottish National Investment Bank Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 32
Meeting Date: 21/01/2020
Result - For: 91, Against: 26 Abstain: 0
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SP Bill 43: Scottish National Investment Bank Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 33
Meeting Date: 21/01/2020
Result - For: 90, Against: 27 Abstain: 0
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SP Bill 43: Scottish National Investment Bank Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 5
Meeting Date: 21/01/2020
Result - For: 98, Against: 0 Abstain: 20
ForCarried
SP Bill 43: Scottish National Investment Bank Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 34
Meeting Date: 21/01/2020
Result - For: 31, Against: 87 Abstain: 0
AgainstDefeated
SP Bill 43: Scottish National Investment Bank Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 8
Meeting Date: 21/01/2020
Result - For: 26, Against: 91 Abstain: 0
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SP Bill 43: Scottish National Investment Bank Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 9
Meeting Date: 21/01/2020
Result - For: 26, Against: 91 Abstain: 0
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Motion S5M-20455: Bill Bowman, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 15/01/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20443: Bill Bowman, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 14/01/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20417: Bill Bowman, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 13/01/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20406: Bill Bowman, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 13/01/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20424: Bill Bowman, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 13/01/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20168: Bill Bowman, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 05/12/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20150: Bill Bowman, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 04/12/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20148: Bill Bowman, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 04/12/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20091: Bill Bowman, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 28/11/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20090: Bill Bowman, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 28/11/2019 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5O-03755: Bill Bowman, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 06/11/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-26017: Bill Bowman, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 28/10/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-25993: Bill Bowman, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 28/10/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-25976: Bill Bowman, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 24/10/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03668: Bill Bowman, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 01/10/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03614: Bill Bowman, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 24/09/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-25136: Bill Bowman, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 04/09/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-25134: Bill Bowman, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 04/09/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-25138: Bill Bowman, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 04/09/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-25137: Bill Bowman, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 04/09/2019 Show Full Question >>

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