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Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 19 March 2020 [Draft] : 19 March 2020


Alex Neil

It is a balancing act. If we do not get the money out to businesses quickly enough, the cost to the public exchequer could eventually be even higher. People could...



Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 19 March 2020 [Draft] : 19 March 2020


Alex Neil

The Scottish Government is, in a sense, acting like a postbox—it is getting the money out to individuals and businesses. Are you consulted on the criteria to decide, for example, which busin...



Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 19 March 2020 [Draft] : 19 March 2020


Alex Neil

Obviously, billions of pounds more is coming to the Scottish Government on top of the UK budget announcement. Will that be audited as part of the normal audit for the coming year? The situat...



Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 19 March 2020 [Draft] : 19 March 2020


Alex Neil

Is there any indication of the amount of additional money that might need to be taken from the consolidated fund?



Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 19 March 2020 [Draft] : 19 March 2020


Alex Neil

You mentioned in your introductory remarks the consolidated fund and the Scottish Government—understandably—wanting to take additional resource from it. That would be highly unusual. I do no...



Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 19 March 2020 [Draft] : 19 March 2020


Alex Neil

Yes.



Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 19 March 2020 [Draft] : 19 March 2020


Alex Neil

I am thinking of the health service, which, next year, will account for 50 per cent of Scottish Government expenditure. It is the one service that must not be int...



Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 19 March 2020 [Draft] : 19 March 2020


Alex Neil (Airdrie and Shotts) (SNP)

You have already touched on the issue that I am about to raise. I imagine that there are severe limits, in practical terms, on the amount of work that you can do ...



Meeting of the Parliament 19 March 2020 [Draft] : 19 March 2020


Alex Neil (Airdrie and Shotts) (SNP)

I particularly welcome the cabinet secretary’s commitment to set aside £220 million for the PVI sector, because it is extremely important that we maintain capacit...



Meeting of the Parliament 19 March 2020 [Draft] : 19 March 2020


Alex Neil (Airdrie and Shotts) (SNP)

I draw the First Minister’s attention to the statement that the Prime Minister made yesterday about a reliable test being available imminently to identify those who are immune from coronavir...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
SP Bill 66: Coronavirus (Scotland) Bill (Stage 1) - Amendment 2
Meeting Date: 01/04/2020
Result - For: 24, Against: 57 Abstain: 0
Not VotedDefeated
SP Bill 66: Coronavirus (Scotland) Bill (Stage 1) - Amendment 12
Meeting Date: 01/04/2020
Result - For: 24, Against: 57 Abstain: 0
Not VotedDefeated
SP Bill 66: Coronavirus (Scotland) Bill (Stage 1) - Amendment 16
Meeting Date: 01/04/2020
Result - For: 24, Against: 57 Abstain: 0
Not VotedDefeated
Amdt 40 : SP Bill 66: Coronavirus (Scotland) Bill (Stage 1)
Meeting Date: 01/04/2020
Result - For: 41, Against: 41 Abstain: 0, Casting Vote: Against
Not VotedDefeated
01 April 2020 - Back-up vote 2: S5M-21371: Coronavirus (Scotland) Bill (Michael Russell)
Meeting Date: 01/04/2020
Result - For: 80, Against: 0 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedCarried
SP Bill 66: Coronavirus (Scotland) Bill (Stage 1) - Amendment 28
Meeting Date: 01/04/2020
Result - For: 35, Against: 47 Abstain: 0
Not VotedDefeated
SP Bill 66: Coronavirus (Scotland) Bill (Stage 1) - Amendment 29
Meeting Date: 01/04/2020
Result - For: 35, Against: 47 Abstain: 0
Not VotedDefeated
SP Bill 66: Coronavirus (Scotland) Bill (Stage 1) - Amendment 30
Meeting Date: 01/04/2020
Result - For: 35, Against: 47 Abstain: 0
Not VotedDefeated
SP Bill 66: Coronavirus (Scotland) Bill (Stage 1) - Amendment 31
Meeting Date: 01/04/2020
Result - For: 35, Against: 47 Abstain: 0
Not VotedDefeated
SP Bill 66: Coronavirus (Scotland) Bill (Stage 1) - Amendment 53
Meeting Date: 01/04/2020
Result - For: 59, Against: 17 Abstain: 0
Not VotedCarried

Search for other Motions lodged by Alex Neil
EventIdTypeSub TypeMSP NameParty NameConstituencyRegionTitleItemTextFormattedAnswer DateAnswerStatusIdExpectedAnswerDateAnsweredByMspApprovedDateSubmissionDateMeetingDateProductionStatusIdRecordStatusIdStatus DateOnBehalfOfConsideredForMembersBusinessCrossPartySupportRegisteredInterestSupportCountSupportDateIsEventLinkCurrentMinister
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 >>
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 >>
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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 >>
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 >>

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