Michelle Ballantyne MSP

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Meeting of the Parliament 04 December 2019 [Draft] : 04 December 2019


Michelle Ballantyne

Recently, a community asset transfer application that was submitted by the Ettrick and Yarrow Community Development Company, for transfer of Gamescleuch forest and the Ettrick marshes, was r...



Meeting of the Parliament 04 December 2019 [Draft] : 04 December 2019


7. Michelle Ballantyne (South Scotland) (Con)

To ask the Scottish Government how many applications from rural areas to the community asset transfer scheme have been refused following an appeal in the last three years. (S5O-03863)...



Meeting of the Parliament 03 December 2019 [Draft] : 03 December 2019


Michelle Ballantyne (South Scotland) (Con)

My thoughts, too, are with the families and children who are affected, the staff and the rescue service that did so much work to put out a huge fire. ...



Social Security Committee 28 November 2019 [Draft] : 28 November 2019


Michelle Ballantyne

You see running the pilot being as much about feeding in evidence on how to deliver social security as it is about potentially creating a CBI.



Social Security Committee 28 November 2019 [Draft] : 28 November 2019


Michelle Ballantyne

If the feasibility study shows that it is worth running a pilot, what are the main hurdles and barriers to delivering a successful pilot that would give us the da...



Social Security Committee 28 November 2019 [Draft] : 28 November 2019


Michelle Ballantyne

I mean whether the policy could be delivered in the country in which it was piloted. Every country has slightly different circumstances. As you have said, a lot o...



Social Security Committee 28 November 2019 [Draft] : 28 November 2019


Michelle Ballantyne

Have any of the pilots demonstrated that the policy is workable on the ground? If that has been demonstrated, why has the policy not been picked up by Governments?



Social Security Committee 28 November 2019 [Draft] : 28 November 2019


Michelle Ballantyne (South Scotland) (Con)

The interim report is really interesting. Keith Brown has just touched on the issues around the long-term sustainable change that you may or may not get through w...



Social Security Committee 21 November 2019 [Draft] : 21 November 2019


Michelle Ballantyne

That leads nicely to my question. I would guess that universal credit is going to be the key qualifying benefit for the Scottish child payment. As everybody moves...



Social Security Committee 21 November 2019 [Draft] : 21 November 2019


Michelle Ballantyne

However, it would presumably be better for the person to know in advance, with information provided on each question, when they were filling in the form in the first place. You used the exam...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-20110.1: Achieving a Fairer Scotland (Jeremy Balfour)
Meeting Date: 04/12/2019
Result - For: 18, Against: 74 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedDefeated
S5M-20110.3: Achieving a Fairer Scotland (Pauline McNeill)
Meeting Date: 04/12/2019
Result - For: 70, Against: 21 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-20110.2: Achieving a Fairer Scotland (Alison Johnstone)
Meeting Date: 04/12/2019
Result - For: 23, Against: 69 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedDefeated
S5M-20110: Achieving a Fairer Scotland (Aileen Campbell)
Meeting Date: 04/12/2019
Result - For: 70, Against: 22 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-20049: Scottish Elections (Franchise and Representation) Bill (Michael Russell)
Meeting Date: 28/11/2019
Result - For: 63, Against: 18 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-19967.2: TV Licences for over 75s (Rachael Hamilton)
Meeting Date: 21/11/2019
Result - For: 18, Against: 54 Abstain: 0
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ForDefeated
S5M-19967.1: TV Licences for over 75s (Claire Baker)
Meeting Date: 21/11/2019
Result - For: 54, Against: 18 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-19967: TV Licences for over 75s (Fiona Hyslop)
Meeting Date: 21/11/2019
Result - For: 54, Against: 18 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-19939.3: Universal Credit (Shirley-Anne Somerville)
Meeting Date: 20/11/2019
Result - For: 65, Against: 46 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-19939.2: Universal Credit (Michelle Ballantyne)
Meeting Date: 20/11/2019
Result - For: 24, Against: 87 Abstain: 0
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EventIdTypeSub TypeMSP NameParty NameConstituencyRegionTitleItemTextFormattedAnswer DateAnswerStatusIdExpectedAnswerDateAnsweredByMspApprovedDateSubmissionDateMeetingDateProductionStatusIdRecordStatusIdStatus DateOnBehalfOfConsideredForMembersBusinessCrossPartySupportRegisteredInterestSupportCountSupportDateIsEventLinkCurrentMinister
Motion S5M-19939.2: Michelle Ballantyne, South Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 19/11/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19904: Michelle Ballantyne, South Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 15/11/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19902: Michelle Ballantyne, South Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 15/11/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19901: Michelle Ballantyne, South Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 15/11/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19903: Michelle Ballantyne, South Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 15/11/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19905: Michelle Ballantyne, South Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 15/11/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19835: Michelle Ballantyne, South Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 12/11/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19678: Michelle Ballantyne, South Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 31/10/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19675: Michelle Ballantyne, South Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 31/10/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19613: Michelle Ballantyne, South Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 29/10/2019 Show Full Motion >>
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EventIdTypeSub TypeMSP NameParty NameConstituencyRegionTitleItemTextFormattedAnswer DateAnswerStatusIdExpectedAnswerDateAnsweredByMspApprovedDateSubmissionDateMeetingDateProductionStatusIdRecordStatusIdStatus DateOnBehalfOfConsideredForMembersBusinessCrossPartySupportRegisteredInterestSupportCountSupportDateIsEventLinkCurrentMinister
Question S5O-03910: Michelle Ballantyne, South Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 04/12/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03863: Michelle Ballantyne, South Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 27/11/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-26503: Michelle Ballantyne, South Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 22/11/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-26501: Michelle Ballantyne, South Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 22/11/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-26502: Michelle Ballantyne, South Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 22/11/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-26498: Michelle Ballantyne, South Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 22/11/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-26495: Michelle Ballantyne, South Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 22/11/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-26500: Michelle Ballantyne, South Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 22/11/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-26504: Michelle Ballantyne, South Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 22/11/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-26497: Michelle Ballantyne, South Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 22/11/2019 Show Full Question >>

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