Liam Kerr MSP

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Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 14 March 2019 [Draft] : 14 March 2019


Liam Kerr

Sorry, but I want to put that question to Paul Johnston, as he has oversight of all of this. There was no clear business case, no separate detailed budget and no ...



Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 14 March 2019 [Draft] : 14 March 2019


Liam Kerr

There was no budget—that is what we have learned from the Auditor General’s report. To reflect back what I am hearing and reading, an application was made for a s...



Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 14 March 2019 [Draft] : 14 March 2019


Liam Kerr

Forgive me, but you are talking about budgets and draft budgets, whereas the Auditor General’s report was clear that there was not a separate detailed budget for ...



Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 14 March 2019 [Draft] : 14 March 2019


Liam Kerr

The report indicates that the Scottish Government provided around £3.1 million of funding for the digital improvement. Can you take me back to the start and tell ...



Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 14 March 2019 [Draft] : 14 March 2019


Liam Kerr

I will try one more time, convener, if I may, because I am not quite following Colin Cook. The evidence that we had from Audit Scotland suggests that the Scottish...



Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 14 March 2019 [Draft] : 14 March 2019


Liam Kerr

So the Scottish Government was totally involved and accepted the lack of a business case, the lack of a budget and the lack of a cost benefit analysis. Is that co...



Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 14 March 2019 [Draft] : 14 March 2019


Liam Kerr

So, the Scottish Government reviewed what you submitted and said that it looked worthy of a budget allocation of £3 million or so and agreed to advance that money...



Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 14 March 2019 [Draft] : 14 March 2019


Liam Kerr

Earlier, you talked about the money for the project that came as part of your grant from the Scottish Government. Did the Scottish Government sign off on something that said, “We will give y...



Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 14 March 2019 [Draft] : 14 March 2019


Liam Kerr

Moving the conversation on slightly, Maree Allison said that you have had a lot support throughout the project from the various agencies that have been listed. If...



Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 14 March 2019 [Draft] : 14 March 2019


Liam Kerr

So, in your view, the statement that the committee heard is not correct. Did you use the checklists?

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-16312.2: Building on Scotland’s Strengths in Technology and Engineering to Become Europe’s Leading Space Nation (Edward Mountain)
Meeting Date: 14/03/2019
Result - For: 79, Against: 21 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-16312.1: Building on Scotland’s Strengths in Technology and Engineering to Become Europe’s Leading Space Nation (Tavish Scott)
Meeting Date: 14/03/2019
Result - For: 19, Against: 81 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-16312: Building on Scotland’s Strengths in Technology and Engineering to Become Europe’s Leading Space Nation (Ivan McKee)
Meeting Date: 14/03/2019
Result - For: 79, Against: 21 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-16267.1: Year of Young People 2018: A Celebration, a Chance and a Change (Alex Cole-Hamilton)
Meeting Date: 13/03/2019
Result - For: 30, Against: 83 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-16292: Approval of SSI (Graeme Dey)
Meeting Date: 13/03/2019
Result - For: 93, Against: 20 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-16257.3: Working to Make Scotland a Fair Work Nation by 2025 (Jamie Halcro Johnston)
Meeting Date: 12/03/2019
Result - For: 31, Against: 83 Abstain: 0
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ForDefeated
S5M-16257.1: Working to Make Scotland a Fair Work Nation by 2025 (Richard Leonard)
Meeting Date: 12/03/2019
Result - For: 24, Against: 90 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-16257.2: Working to Make Scotland a Fair Work Nation by 2025 (Alison Johnstone)
Meeting Date: 12/03/2019
Result - For: 94, Against: 20 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-16257: Working to Make Scotland a Fair Work Nation by 2025 (Jamie Hepburn)
Meeting Date: 12/03/2019
Result - For: 93, Against: 21 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-16170: Local Government Finance (Scotland) Order 2019 [draft] (Kate Forbes)
Meeting Date: 07/03/2019
Result - For: 58, Against: 21 Abstain: 27
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AbstainCarried

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Motion S5M-16311: Liam Kerr, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 12/03/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-16143: Liam Kerr, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 05/03/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-16163: Liam Kerr, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 05/03/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-16145: Liam Kerr, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 05/03/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-16144: Liam Kerr, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 05/03/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-16147: Liam Kerr, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 05/03/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-16146: Liam Kerr, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 05/03/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-16013.2: Liam Kerr, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 26/02/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-15981: Liam Kerr, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 22/02/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-15871: Liam Kerr, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 15/02/2019 Show Full Motion >>
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EventIdTypeSub TypeMSP NameParty NameConstituencyRegionTitleItemTextFormattedAnswer DateAnswerStatusIdExpectedAnswerDateAnsweredByMspApprovedDateSubmissionDateMeetingDateProductionStatusIdRecordStatusIdStatus DateOnBehalfOfConsideredForMembersBusinessCrossPartySupportRegisteredInterestSupportCountSupportDateIsEventLinkCurrentMinister
Question S5W-22031: Liam Kerr, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 11/03/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-22030: Liam Kerr, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 11/03/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-22034: Liam Kerr, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 11/03/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-22032: Liam Kerr, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 11/03/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-22033: Liam Kerr, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 11/03/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02999: Liam Kerr, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 05/03/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-21913: Liam Kerr, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 04/03/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-21734: Liam Kerr, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 20/02/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-21696: Liam Kerr, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 14/02/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-21695: Liam Kerr, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 14/02/2019 Show Full Question >>

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