Brian Whittle MSP

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Health and Sport Committee 24 March 2020 [Draft] : 24 March 2020


Brian Whittle

Even those who have mild symptoms are Covid-positive. Would you multiply them by the same number too, to give the overall population who are Covid-positive?



Health and Sport Committee 24 March 2020 [Draft] : 24 March 2020


Brian Whittle

Have the protocols that you are currently following provided you with an estimate of the prevalence in Scotland?



Health and Sport Committee 24 March 2020 [Draft] : 24 March 2020


Brian Whittle

In the same vein, I want to ask about the accuracy of the sentinel surveillance approach, given that people are being advised not to present at their GP surgery i...



Health and Sport Committee 24 March 2020 [Draft] : 24 March 2020


Brian Whittle

On surveillance, I know that we have moved on to the sentinel surveillance protocols and that people admitted to hospital with suspected Covid-19 will be tested. However, there are calls to ...



Health and Sport Committee 24 March 2020 [Draft] : 24 March 2020


Brian Whittle (South Scotland) (Con)

At the weekend, I spoke—remotely—to a group of dentists, who told me that they have significant healthcare and clinical expertise. They now have capacity and wanted to know whether they coul...



Meeting of the Parliament 24 March 2020 [Draft] : 24 March 2020


Brian Whittle (South Scotland) (Con)

I have a question for the Cabinet Secretary for Communities and Local Government. She is of course aware that the third sector is under a lot of pressure just now...



Meeting of the Parliament 18 March 2020 [Draft] : 18 March 2020


Brian Whittle (South Scotland) (Con)

All members know local third sector services, such as the recovery cafe close to my office, which is a lifeline to those who are suffering from addiction. Tacklin...



Meeting of the Parliament 18 March 2020 [Draft] : 18 March 2020


Brian Whittle (South Scotland) (Con)

To follow on from the question about the creative industries, I want to ask about support for the film production industry, which has been severely hit. I have be...



Health and Sport Committee 17 March 2020 [Draft] : 17 March 2020


Brian Whittle

Yes, it is relevant to what we are doing now, although our inquiry is not just about community and cottage hospitals. We are moving from secondary to primary care...



Health and Sport Committee 17 March 2020 [Draft] : 17 March 2020


Brian Whittle

I should clarify that we are discussing implementation of the bill. Emma Harper talked about the requirement for dedicated health professionals. Integration with the third sector is an issue...

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 33
Meeting Date: 01/04/2020
Result - For: 35, Against: 47 Abstain: 0
Not VotedDefeated
SP Bill 66: Coronavirus (Scotland) Bill (Stage 1) - Amendment 34
Meeting Date: 01/04/2020
Result - For: 35, Against: 47 Abstain: 0
Not VotedDefeated

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Motion S5M-21423: Brian Whittle, South Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 08/04/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-21250: Brian Whittle, South Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 13/03/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-21248: Brian Whittle, South Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 13/03/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-21249: Brian Whittle, South Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 13/03/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-21252: Brian Whittle, South Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 13/03/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-21147: Brian Whittle, South Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 05/03/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-21150: Brian Whittle, South Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 05/03/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-21074: Brian Whittle, South Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 28/02/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-21018: Brian Whittle, South Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 25/02/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20953: Brian Whittle, South Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 19/02/2020 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-27923: Brian Whittle, South Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 13/03/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-04262: Brian Whittle, South Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 04/03/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-04210: Brian Whittle, South Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 25/02/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-27579: Brian Whittle, South Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 24/02/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-03992: Brian Whittle, South Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 24/02/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-27507: Brian Whittle, South Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 19/02/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-04149: Brian Whittle, South Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 12/02/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-27310: Brian Whittle, South Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 05/02/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-27287: Brian Whittle, South Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 04/02/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-27286: Brian Whittle, South Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 04/02/2020 Show Full Question >>

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