Claire Baker MSP

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Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Affairs Committee 10 January 2019 [Draft] : 10 January 2019


Claire Baker

Your letter to the committee mentioned that the local authority conveners group had not been meeting. I can point to examples of investment in my region, such as the refurbishment of the Car...



Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Affairs Committee 10 January 2019 [Draft] : 10 January 2019


Claire Baker

I turn to local authority funding. When the committee took evidence on Creative Scotland’s funding decisions last year, we also looked at broader funding issues for the whole creative sector...



Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Affairs Committee 10 January 2019 [Draft] : 10 January 2019


Claire Baker (Mid Scotland and Fife) (Lab)

I will follow on from the questions about the screen sector. Last year’s committee report made strong recommendations on the role of Scottish Enterprise, and expr...



Meeting of the Parliament 10 January 2019 : 10 January 2019


Claire Baker (Mid Scotland and Fife) (Lab)

If we are exiting the EU under the proposed deal or the disastrous no deal, we will see the end of freedom of movement. In that case, how can we retain the benefi...



Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Affairs Committee 20 December 2018 [Draft] : 20 December 2018


Claire Baker

Okay—that is welcome. My final question is around the guidance that wa...



Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Affairs Committee 20 December 2018 [Draft] : 20 December 2018


Claire Baker

On the use of the term “gender identity”, which the convener picked up on, we have received further evidence suggesting that you could change that wording. The ca...



Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Affairs Committee 20 December 2018 [Draft] : 20 December 2018


Claire Baker

We have heard much evidence that is supportive of the questions being voluntary, which is the purpose of the bill. However, there have been suggestions that becau...



Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Affairs Committee 20 December 2018 [Draft] : 20 December 2018


Claire Baker

Committee members went over to Brussels for a couple of days. That was interesting; it gave us a better understanding of the EU27’s views on the situation that we...



Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Affairs Committee 20 December 2018 [Draft] : 20 December 2018


Claire Baker (Mid Scotland and Fife) (Lab)

The cabinet secretary described the present situation as a “false dichotomy”. Last week, we had the statement on the ruling by the European Court of Justice on th...



Meeting of the Parliament 20 December 2018 : 20 December 2018


Claire Baker (Mid Scotland and Fife) (Lab)

Many people will have been shocked by the content of the BBC documentary on the death of Sheku Bayoh in police custody. The prog...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-15390.3: Scotland’s Future Economy (Derek Mackay)
Meeting Date: 16/01/2019
Result - For: 70, Against: 47 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-15390.1: Scotland’s Future Economy (Dean Lockhart)
Meeting Date: 16/01/2019
Result - For: 28, Against: 88 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-15390: Scotland’s Future Economy (Richard Leonard)
Meeting Date: 16/01/2019
Result - For: 70, Against: 47 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-15380.3: Securing a Just Transition to a Carbon-neutral Economy (Claudia Beamish)
Meeting Date: 15/01/2019
Result - For: 85, Against: 29 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-15380.1: Securing a Just Transition to a Carbon-neutral Economy (Mark Ruskell)
Meeting Date: 15/01/2019
Result - For: 6, Against: 107 Abstain: 0
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S5M-15380: Securing a Just Transition to a Carbon-neutral Economy (Roseanna Cunningham)
Meeting Date: 15/01/2019
Result - For: 86, Against: 0 Abstain: 28
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-15279.3: Future Rural Policy and Support in Scotland (Donald Cameron)
Meeting Date: 10/01/2019
Result - For: 27, Against: 89 Abstain: 0
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S5M-15279.2: Future Rural Policy and Support in Scotland (Rhoda Grant)
Meeting Date: 10/01/2019
Result - For: 51, Against: 65 Abstain: 0
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S5M-15279.1: Future Rural Policy and Support in Scotland (Mark Ruskell)
Meeting Date: 10/01/2019
Result - For: 24, Against: 92 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedDefeated
S5M-15279: Future Rural Policy and Support in Scotland (Fergus Ewing)
Meeting Date: 10/01/2019
Result - For: 83, Against: 27 Abstain: 6
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Not VotedCarried

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Motion S5M-15256: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 07/01/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-15184.1: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 18/12/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14861: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 21/11/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14831: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 20/11/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14425.2: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 24/10/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14341: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 16/10/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14245: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 05/10/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14133: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 27/09/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12852: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 18/06/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12810: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 14/06/2018 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5O-02701: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 12/12/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02676: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 04/12/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-19322: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 09/10/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-19269: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 05/10/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-19270: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 05/10/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-19267: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 05/10/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-19268: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 05/10/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02405: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 19/09/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-18842: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 14/09/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-18840: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 13/09/2018 Show Full Question >>

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