Liam Kerr MSP

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Meeting of the Parliament 01 April 2020 [Draft] : 01 April 2020


Liam Kerr

I am grateful to the cabinet secretary for that helpful clarification.



Meeting of the Parliament 01 April 2020 [Draft] : 01 April 2020


Liam Kerr (North East Scotland) (Con)

I will not speak for long. Initially we were inclined toward Monica Lennon’s amendment 23, because I, too, read the Law Society of Scotland’s note and attach weight to it. However, I believe...



Meeting of the Parliament 01 April 2020 [Draft] : 01 April 2020


Liam Kerr (North East Scotland) (Con)

I remind the chamber that I am a practising solicitor and hold current practising certificates with the Law Society of Scotland and the Law Society of England and...



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


Liam Kerr (North East Scotland) (Con)

Thank you, Presiding Officer. I thank both the cabinet secretary and the Lord Advocate for advance sight of their statements, and especially for the approach that...



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


Liam Kerr (North East Scotland) (Con)

My question is for the Cabinet Secretary for Justice. Many Scots will wonder to what extent the police will enforce what is in effect a lockdown. Keeping things t...



Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 19 March 2020 [Draft] : 19 March 2020


Liam Kerr

The section 22 report seems to be how you are able to flag up problems and say that the committee, Parliament and other agencies need to get in and do what they can to sort it out. I presume...



Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 19 March 2020 [Draft] : 19 March 2020


Liam Kerr (North East Scotland) (Con)

I have a couple of questions, the first of which arises from what Alex Neil asked about. In your answer to his first question, you talked about pushing out the de...



Meeting of the Parliament 19 March 2020 [Draft] : 19 March 2020


Liam Kerr (North East Scotland) (Con)

On managing the deceased with respect and dignity, the bill intends to remove the need for a second confirmatory medical certificate for a cremation. Does the cabinet secretary have any thou...



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


Liam Kerr (North East Scotland) (Con)

As Gordon MacDonald identified, the Scottish Prison Service and Police Scotland are organisations that must, for the safety of the Scottish public, continue to in...



Justice Committee 17 March 2020 [Draft] : 17 March 2020


Liam Kerr

I have a small point of clarification. The minister said that the concerns apply to only 5 per cent of cases and that that is a very small number. I see that that...

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
AgainstDefeated
SP Bill 66: Coronavirus (Scotland) Bill (Stage 1) - Amendment 12
Meeting Date: 01/04/2020
Result - For: 24, Against: 57 Abstain: 0
AgainstDefeated
SP Bill 66: Coronavirus (Scotland) Bill (Stage 1) - Amendment 16
Meeting Date: 01/04/2020
Result - For: 24, Against: 57 Abstain: 0
AgainstDefeated
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
ForDefeated
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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ForCarried
SP Bill 66: Coronavirus (Scotland) Bill (Stage 1) - Amendment 28
Meeting Date: 01/04/2020
Result - For: 35, Against: 47 Abstain: 0
ForDefeated
SP Bill 66: Coronavirus (Scotland) Bill (Stage 1) - Amendment 29
Meeting Date: 01/04/2020
Result - For: 35, Against: 47 Abstain: 0
ForDefeated
SP Bill 66: Coronavirus (Scotland) Bill (Stage 1) - Amendment 30
Meeting Date: 01/04/2020
Result - For: 35, Against: 47 Abstain: 0
ForDefeated
SP Bill 66: Coronavirus (Scotland) Bill (Stage 1) - Amendment 33
Meeting Date: 01/04/2020
Result - For: 35, Against: 47 Abstain: 0
ForDefeated
SP Bill 66: Coronavirus (Scotland) Bill (Stage 1) - Amendment 34
Meeting Date: 01/04/2020
Result - For: 35, Against: 47 Abstain: 0
ForDefeated

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Motion S5M-21422: Liam Kerr, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 08/04/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-21246: Liam Kerr, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 12/03/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-21190: Liam Kerr, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 09/03/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-21045: Liam Kerr, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 26/02/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-21044: Liam Kerr, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 26/02/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-21043: Liam Kerr, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 26/02/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-21047: Liam Kerr, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 26/02/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-21032: Liam Kerr, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 26/02/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20979: Liam Kerr, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 22/02/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20971: Liam Kerr, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 21/02/2020 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-28288: Liam Kerr, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 08/04/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-28287: Liam Kerr, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 08/04/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-28205: Liam Kerr, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 01/04/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-04320: Liam Kerr, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 18/03/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-04258: Liam Kerr, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 02/03/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-04209: Liam Kerr, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 25/02/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-27569: Liam Kerr, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 21/02/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-04135: Liam Kerr, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 12/02/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-03904: Liam Kerr, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 27/01/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-04071: Liam Kerr, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 22/01/2020 Show Full Question >>

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