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Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 21 November 2019 : 21 November 2019


Alex Neil

I will be very brief. I just want to ask for a comprehensive and up-to-date briefing on the self-change programme giving the throughput of numbers, the number of ...



Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 21 November 2019 : 21 November 2019


Alex Neil

The foot has to go back on the accelerator—big style



Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 21 November 2019 : 21 November 2019


Alex Neil

I am not denying that.



Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 21 November 2019 : 21 November 2019


Alex Neil

We keep hearing that. In years gone by, Kenny MacAskill drove a lot of that stuff, which had the impact of reducing the prison population. In the past few years, ...



Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 21 November 2019 : 21 November 2019


Alex Neil

I am sorry to interrupt, but do we not need a more imaginative approach? Obviously, the Government would need to be involved in that. Is prison the best place for...



Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 21 November 2019 : 21 November 2019


Alex Neil

We could pursue that in a lot of detail, and I think that the committee will need to look at it,



Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 21 November 2019 : 21 November 2019


Alex Neil

It is behind schedule as well, is it not? When will we get the new Barlinnie? Will someone answer that?



Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 21 November 2019 : 21 November 2019


Alex Neil

Right. What will happen with the capital funding? I see that you have identified a site for what we might call the new Barlinnie. When do you expect that—and the ...



Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 21 November 2019 : 21 November 2019


Alex Neil

So, is the £24 million all revenue funding? Will you clarify that for me?



Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 21 November 2019 : 21 November 2019


Alex Neil

So does that amount reduce the decrease to 4.5 per cent? Was that money guaranteed for next year and the year after? If you do not fund the SPS, you cannot expect...

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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ForCarried
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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Not VotedDefeated
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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Not VotedCarried
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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Not VotedCarried
S5M-19939.3: Universal Credit (Shirley-Anne Somerville)
Meeting Date: 20/11/2019
Result - For: 65, Against: 46 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
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-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 >>
Motion S5M-09477: Alex Neil, Airdrie and Shotts, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 07/12/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-09448: Alex Neil, Airdrie and Shotts, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 06/12/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-08686: Alex Neil, Airdrie and Shotts, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 06/11/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-08172: Alex Neil, Airdrie and Shotts, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 09/10/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-05123: Alex Neil, Airdrie and Shotts, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 11/04/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-04734: Alex Neil, Airdrie and Shotts, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 20/03/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-04527: Alex Neil, Airdrie and Shotts, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 08/03/2017 Show Full Motion >>
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EventIdTypeSub TypeMSP NameParty NameConstituencyRegionTitleItemTextFormattedAnswer DateAnswerStatusIdExpectedAnswerDateAnsweredByMspApprovedDateSubmissionDateMeetingDateProductionStatusIdRecordStatusIdStatus DateOnBehalfOfConsideredForMembersBusinessCrossPartySupportRegisteredInterestSupportCountSupportDateIsEventLinkCurrentMinister
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 >>
Question S5W-23896: Alex Neil, Airdrie and Shotts, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 18/06/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-23623: Alex Neil, Airdrie and Shotts, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 05/06/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-21491: Alex Neil, Airdrie and Shotts, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 06/02/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5T-01416: Alex Neil, Airdrie and Shotts, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 07/01/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-20617: Alex Neil, Airdrie and Shotts, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 13/12/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-20484: Alex Neil, Airdrie and Shotts, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 07/12/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-19616: Alex Neil, Airdrie and Shotts, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 25/10/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-18389: Alex Neil, Airdrie and Shotts, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 23/08/2018 Show Full Question >>

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