Anas Sarwar MSP

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Anas Sarwar MSP

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  • Member for: Glasgow
  • Party: Scottish Labour

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Parliamentary Activities

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Meeting of the Parliament 16 January 2020 [Draft] : 16 January 2020


Anas Sarwar (Glasgow) (Lab)

It is almost three years since Milly Main died after contracting an infection from the water supply at the Queen Elizabeth university hospital campus. Unbelievably, Milly’s parents were not ...



Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 09 January 2020 [Draft] : 09 January 2020


Anas Sarwar

There are workforce challenges at Audit Scotland.



Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 09 January 2020 [Draft] : 09 January 2020


Anas Sarwar

My final question is for the Auditor General. Might Audit Scotland do some work in that area? Almost all—if not all—the reports that we get from you mention workf...



Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 09 January 2020 [Draft] : 09 January 2020


Anas Sarwar

Could the Scottish Government do more to ensure that there is better workforce planning across the public sector and that better connections are made to attract p...



Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 09 January 2020 [Draft] : 09 January 2020


Anas Sarwar

You mentioned the policing 2026 strategy, which is similar to the situation in the NHS. Sometimes an organisation can have the best plan in the world, but it will...



Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 09 January 2020 [Draft] : 09 January 2020


Anas Sarwar (Glasgow) (Lab)

Good morning, and happy new year. Auditor General, you will probably guess the area that I will focus on, which is the workforce. In your report, you mentioned th...



Meeting of the Parliament 09 January 2020 [Draft] : 09 January 2020


Anas Sarwar (Glasgow) (Lab)

I, too, congratulate Maurice Corry on introducing this important debate. I also congratulate him on, and thank him for, his unstinting commitment to the issue, an...



Meeting of the Parliament 09 January 2020 [Draft] : 09 January 2020


Anas Sarwar

During the Christmas recess, it was revealed that the Scottish Government was informed of Milly Main having contracted Stenotrophomonas at the time, in 2017; that...



Meeting of the Parliament 09 January 2020 [Draft] : 09 January 2020


4. Anas Sarwar (Glasgow) (Lab)

To ask the Scottish Government whether it will provide an update on the independent review of the issues at the Queen Elizabeth university hospital. (S5O-03978)



Meeting of the Parliament 07 January 2020 [Draft] : 07 January 2020


Anas Sarwar (Glasgow) (Lab)

I thank Tom Arthur for the motion, congratulate him on securing this important debate and join him in celebrating Levern Valley ...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-20415.3: Education (John Swinney)
Meeting Date: 15/01/2020
Result - For: 60, Against: 63 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-20415.2: Education (Iain Gray)
Meeting Date: 15/01/2020
Result - For: 63, Against: 60 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-20415: Education (Liz Smith)
Meeting Date: 15/01/2020
Result - For: 63, Against: 60 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-20448: Approval of SSI (Graeme Dey)
Meeting Date: 15/01/2020
Result - For: 117, Against: 0 Abstain: 6
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ForCarried
S5M-20318.1: European Union (Withdrawal Agreement) Bill (Adam Tomkins)
Meeting Date: 08/01/2020
Result - For: 29, Against: 92 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-20318: European Union (Withdrawal Agreement) Bill (Michael Russell)
Meeting Date: 08/01/2020
Result - For: 92, Against: 29 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
SP Bill 46: Referendums (Scotland) Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 1
Meeting Date: 19/12/2019
Result - For: 54, Against: 67 Abstain: 0
ForDefeated
SP Bill 46: Referendums (Scotland) Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 2
Meeting Date: 19/12/2019
Result - For: 55, Against: 66 Abstain: 0
ForDefeated
SP Bill 46: Referendums (Scotland) Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 3
Meeting Date: 19/12/2019
Result - For: 54, Against: 67 Abstain: 0
ForDefeated
SP Bill 46: Referendums (Scotland) Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 13
Meeting Date: 19/12/2019
Result - For: 56, Against: 68 Abstain: 0
ForDefeated

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Motion S5M-20304: Anas Sarwar, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 24/12/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20286: Anas Sarwar, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 20/12/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19812: Anas Sarwar, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 11/11/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19365: Anas Sarwar, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 09/10/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19236: Anas Sarwar, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 02/10/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-18997: Anas Sarwar, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 20/09/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-18998: Anas Sarwar, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 20/09/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-18883: Anas Sarwar, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 13/09/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-18484: Anas Sarwar, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 08/08/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-18245: Anas Sarwar, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 16/07/2019 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5O-03978: Anas Sarwar, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 18/12/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03942: Anas Sarwar, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 11/12/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03847: Anas Sarwar, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 20/11/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-26428: Anas Sarwar, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 18/11/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-26429: Anas Sarwar, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 18/11/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-26431: Anas Sarwar, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 18/11/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-26430: Anas Sarwar, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 18/11/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03707: Anas Sarwar, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 30/10/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03671: Anas Sarwar, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 21/10/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03615: Anas Sarwar, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 25/09/2019 Show Full Question >>

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