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


Brian Whittle (South Scotland) (Con)

I congratulate Dave Stewart on bringing the debate to the chamber. I apologise to Mr Stewart and other members because I will have to leave after my speech. I am ...



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


Brian Whittle (South Scotland) (Con)

I declare that one of my daughters is a secondary school teacher. I ha...



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


Brian Whittle (South Scotland) (Con)

The minister will be aware that, during lockdown, the third sector was invaluable in maintaining contact with the most vulnerable people in our communities who su...



Health and Sport Committee 22 September 2020 [Draft] : 22 September 2020


Brian Whittle

As you say, there is good practice among certain IJBs. How is the Government ensuring that good practice is shared around the whole country? How might IJBs make better use of good practice a...



Health and Sport Committee 22 September 2020 [Draft] : 22 September 2020


Brian Whittle

With the greatest respect, minister, I ask you to read some of the evidence to the committee’s inquiry that suggests otherwise. However, I agree about the pandemi...



Health and Sport Committee 22 September 2020 [Draft] : 22 September 2020


Brian Whittle

A repeated theme of the committee’s inquiry has been the lack of progress towards the financial empowerment of IJBs. The ministerial strategic group highlighted that, as George Adam said, th...



Health and Sport Committee 22 September 2020 [Draft] : 22 September 2020


Brian Whittle

You have highlighted the issue of PPE supplies. Quite rightly, we have addressed that by ensuring that we now have local access to such supplies and so would not ...



Health and Sport Committee 22 September 2020 [Draft] : 22 September 2020


Brian Whittle

Good morning, minister and Mr McCallum. My question is on pandemic preparedness. I think that we would all recognise that we were not set up for the type of globa...



Health and Sport Committee 22 September 2020 [Draft] : 22 September 2020


Brian Whittle

The committee has looked at organ donation, and the Scottish Government and Parliament have changed how we can access transplants. As things stand, organs can move around Great Britain freel...



Health and Sport Committee 22 September 2020 [Draft] : 22 September 2020


Brian Whittle (South Scotland) (Con)

It is my understanding that one of the reasons for potential disparity is that there are differences between the UK and Northern Ireland because there are devolved health services within the...

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-22806: Brian Whittle, South Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 22/09/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-22714: Brian Whittle, South Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 15/09/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-22639: Brian Whittle, South Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 07/09/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-22475: Brian Whittle, South Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 19/08/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-22276: Brian Whittle, South Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 15/07/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-22169: Brian Whittle, South Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 26/06/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-22012: Brian Whittle, South Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 10/06/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-21879: Brian Whittle, South Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 29/05/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-21789: Brian Whittle, South Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 18/05/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-21741: Brian Whittle, South Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 13/05/2020 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5O-04654: Brian Whittle, South Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 22/09/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-04384: Brian Whittle, South Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 14/09/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-04575: Brian Whittle, South Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 02/09/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-04341: Brian Whittle, South Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 31/08/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-04502: Brian Whittle, South Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 12/08/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-30886: Brian Whittle, South Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 22/07/2020 Show Full Question >>
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Question S5W-30793: Brian Whittle, South Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 17/07/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-30783: Brian Whittle, South Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 17/07/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-30782: Brian Whittle, South Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 17/07/2020 Show Full Question >>

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