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Meeting of the Parliament (Hybrid) 23 September 2020 [Draft] : 23 September 2020


Alex Neil

The system would not let me on the platform for this vote, but I would have voted yes.



Meeting of the Parliament (Hybrid) 23 September 2020 [Draft] : 23 September 2020


Alex Neil (Airdrie and Shotts) (SNP)

On a point of order, Presiding Officer.



Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 17 September 2020 [Draft] : 17 September 2020


Alex Neil

I think so, although it would be useful for us to get a list of the NPD hub contracts where investors have gone to the secondary market—I know that we will not necessarily know the detail of...



Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 17 September 2020 [Draft] : 17 September 2020


Alex Neil

I was going to make a similar point to the one that Jim Cuthbert made. If the private sector partner knows up front that you are looking at the potential for excess profits and that it will ...



Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 17 September 2020 [Draft] : 17 September 2020


Alex Neil

But surely the Government does not want people to make excess profits out of taxpayer investment, as has happened on occasion in the past. I am not saying that it is necessarily the crucial ...



Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 17 September 2020 [Draft] : 17 September 2020


Alex Neil

The point about the value to the public purse is that if you did Jim Cuthbert’s exercise before you signed the contract and it showed that, as the proposal stood at that stage, you could red...



Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 17 September 2020 [Draft] : 17 September 2020


Alex Neil

That comes back to the point that the mutual investment model does not solve the problem of how we prevent excess profits from being made in relation to selling into the secondary market. It...



Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 17 September 2020 [Draft] : 17 September 2020


Alex Neil

My second question is wider and relates to the hub and non-profit distribution. Although the MIM is based on a shared approach between the private sector and the public sector, if the privat...



Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 17 September 2020 [Draft] : 17 September 2020


Alex Neil

So you do not yet know how much of that you are expected to raise.



Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 17 September 2020 [Draft] : 17 September 2020


Alex Neil

Clear messages are coming out here. One is that the cheapest way to fund investment is through the use of capital, the second-most expensive way is to borrow the money through the Public Wor...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-22780.3: Prioritising Education Over Independence (John Swinney)
Meeting Date: 23/09/2020
Result - For: 65, Against: 55 Abstain: 0
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S5M-22780: Prioritising Education Over Independence (Jamie Greene)
Meeting Date: 23/09/2020
Result - For: 64, Against: 35 Abstain: 21
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S5M-22800: Approval of SSI (Graeme Dey)
Meeting Date: 23/09/2020
Result - For: 114, Against: 1 Abstain: 0
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S5M-22803: Approval of SSI (Graeme Dey)
Meeting Date: 23/09/2020
Result - For: 108, Against: 6 Abstain: 0
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S5M-22731.2: Employment Support (Maurice Golden)
Meeting Date: 17/09/2020
Result - For: 29, Against: 88 Abstain: 0
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S5M-22731: Employment Support (Jamie Hepburn)
Meeting Date: 17/09/2020
Result - For: 89, Against: 28 Abstain: 0
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S5M-22711.3: Sustainable Aviation Beyond COVID-19 (Michael Matheson)
Meeting Date: 16/09/2020
Result - For: 54, Against: 60 Abstain: 0
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S5M-22711.1: Sustainable Aviation Beyond COVID-19 (Graham Simpson)
Meeting Date: 16/09/2020
Result - For: 29, Against: 86 Abstain: 0
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S5M-22711.2: Sustainable Aviation Beyond COVID-19 (Patrick Harvie)
Meeting Date: 16/09/2020
Result - For: 6, Against: 109 Abstain: 0
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S5M-22711: Sustainable Aviation Beyond COVID-19 (Colin Smyth)
Meeting Date: 16/09/2020
Result - For: 54, Against: 61 Abstain: 0
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Motion S5M-22833: Alex Neil, Airdrie and Shotts, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 24/09/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-22227.1: Alex Neil, Airdrie and Shotts, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 06/07/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-21890: Alex Neil, Airdrie and Shotts, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 01/06/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-21843: Alex Neil, Airdrie and Shotts, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 26/05/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-21618: Alex Neil, Airdrie and Shotts, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 30/04/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-21102: Alex Neil, Airdrie and Shotts, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 03/03/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20954: Alex Neil, Airdrie and Shotts, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 20/02/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-15738: Alex Neil, Airdrie and Shotts, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 06/02/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-13349: Alex Neil, Airdrie and Shotts, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 30/07/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-10404: Alex Neil, Airdrie and Shotts, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 08/02/2018 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-30763: Alex Neil, Airdrie and Shotts, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 16/07/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-29926: Alex Neil, Airdrie and Shotts, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 15/06/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-29215: Alex Neil, Airdrie and Shotts, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/05/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-04132: Alex Neil, Airdrie and Shotts, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 18/05/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-29024: Alex Neil, Airdrie and Shotts, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 12/05/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-28052: Alex Neil, Airdrie and Shotts, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 23/03/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-27867: Alex Neil, Airdrie and Shotts, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 11/03/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-04190: Alex Neil, Airdrie and Shotts, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 20/02/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-24788: Alex Neil, Airdrie and Shotts, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 15/08/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-24057: Alex Neil, Airdrie and Shotts, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 26/06/2019 Show Full Question >>

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