Liam Kerr MSP

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Meeting of the Parliament (Hybrid) 08 October 2020 [Draft] : 08 October 2020


Liam Kerr (North East Scotland) (Con)

The bill has provoked unprecedented responses from fundamentally different sections of Scottish society and, as more and more views are published, it is clear that the majority of passionate...



Meeting of the Parliament (Hybrid) 08 October 2020 [Draft] : 08 October 2020


Liam Kerr

Despite a rise in the number of attacks a year of more than 1,000 since 2014-15, court proceedings have plummeted by 55 per cent over the same period. Why is that...



Meeting of the Parliament (Hybrid) 08 October 2020 [Draft] : 08 October 2020


6. Liam Kerr (North East Scotland) (Con)

To ask the First Minister what the Scottish Government’s response is to statistics stating that attacks on emergency workers have risen approximately 6 per cent on the previous year and occu...



Meeting of the Parliament (Hybrid) 07 October 2020 [Draft] : 07 October 2020


Liam Kerr

The Aberdeen harbour project will be a key driver of tourism to the north-east, not least because of the intended cruise ship capacity. However, in July, we learn...



Meeting of the Parliament (Hybrid) 07 October 2020 [Draft] : 07 October 2020


2. Liam Kerr (North East Scotland) (Con)

To ask the Scottish Government what support is available for major projects in the north-east to drive the area’s tourism sector. (S5O-04658)



Justice Committee 06 October 2020 [Draft] : 06 October 2020


Liam Kerr

Is not the Scottish Law Commission specifically looking at reform of this area of law? If so, at what stage is that work? Why are we not waiting for it?

Justice Committee 06 October 2020 [Draft] : 06 October 2020


Liam Kerr

Section 14 of the bill says that it is



Justice Committee 06 October 2020 [Draft] : 06 October 2020


Liam Kerr

May I press you on that point first? As I understand it, the function of the bill relates to the controlling mind in a company. Is it not the case that one of the...



Justice Committee 06 October 2020 [Draft] : 06 October 2020


Liam Kerr (North East Scotland) (Con)

Good morning. In answer to James Kelly’s question, Claire Baker said that the gap is that a large business cannot be prosecuted. However, companies can be prosecu...



Meeting of the Parliament (Hybrid) 01 October 2020 [Draft] : 01 October 2020


Liam Kerr

I am over my time by a long way.

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-22985.4: COVID-19 (Richard Leonard)
Meeting Date: 08/10/2020
Result - For: 53, Against: 64 Abstain: 0
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ForDefeated
S5M-22970: Trade Bill - UK Legislation (Ivan McKee)
Meeting Date: 08/10/2020
Result - For: 108, Against: 7 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-22955.1: United Kingdom Internal Market Bill - UK Legislation (Dean Lockhart)
Meeting Date: 07/10/2020
Result - For: 28, Against: 90 Abstain: 0
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ForDefeated
S5M-22955: United Kingdom Internal Market Bill - UK Legislation (Michael Russell)
Meeting Date: 07/10/2020
Result - For: 90, Against: 28 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-22860.2: Recognising the Importance of Family Caregivers (Jeane Freeman)
Meeting Date: 30/09/2020
Result - For: 92, Against: 27 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-22860.1: Recognising the Importance of Family Caregivers (Donald Cameron)
Meeting Date: 30/09/2020
Result - For: 27, Against: 92 Abstain: 0
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ForDefeated
S5M-22860: Recognising the Importance of Family Caregivers (Monica Lennon)
Meeting Date: 30/09/2020
Result - For: 90, Against: 27 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-22845: The Social Security Administration and Tribunal Membership (Scotland) Bill (Shirley-Anne Somerville)
Meeting Date: 29/09/2020
Result - For: 109, Against: 0 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
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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AgainstCarried
S5M-22780: Prioritising Education Over Independence (Jamie Greene)
Meeting Date: 23/09/2020
Result - For: 64, Against: 35 Abstain: 21
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AgainstCarried

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Motion S5M-23092: Liam Kerr, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 20/10/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-23038: Liam Kerr, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 13/10/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-22947: Liam Kerr, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 05/10/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-22923: Liam Kerr, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 01/10/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-22760: Liam Kerr, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 18/09/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-22748: Liam Kerr, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 17/09/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-22689: Liam Kerr, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 10/09/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-22636: Liam Kerr, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 07/09/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-22605: Liam Kerr, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 02/09/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-22496: Liam Kerr, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 21/08/2020 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-32648: Liam Kerr, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 19/10/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-32488: Liam Kerr, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 13/10/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-32386: Liam Kerr, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 07/10/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-32385: Liam Kerr, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 07/10/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-32372: Liam Kerr, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 07/10/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-32367: Liam Kerr, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 07/10/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-32345: Liam Kerr, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 06/10/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-04468: Liam Kerr, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 05/10/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-32299: Liam Kerr, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 05/10/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-04658: Liam Kerr, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 30/09/2020 Show Full Question >>

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