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Justice Committee 14 January 2020 [Draft] : 14 January 2020


The Convener

That concludes the public part of today’s meeting. Our next meeting will be on Tuesday 21 January, when we will continue our evidence taking on the Children (Scot...



Justice Committee 14 January 2020 [Draft] : 14 January 2020


The Convener

Before we move into private session, do members agree to take agenda item 4, which is on our approach to the Defamation and Malicious Publication (Scotland) Bill,...



Justice Committee 14 January 2020 [Draft] : 14 January 2020


The Convener

That concludes our questioning. Thank you very much for what has been a helpful session. We look forward to receiving the additional information that you have ind...



Justice Committee 14 January 2020 [Draft] : 14 January 2020


The Convener

For the avoidance of doubt, is there an understanding that mediation would not be appropriate in cases in which there is domestic abuse?



Justice Committee 14 January 2020 [Draft] : 14 January 2020


The Convener

The considerations—multiple entries, disabled access, modern play facilities, waiting spaces and so on—are almost like a wish list, but the reality is that, somet...



Justice Committee 14 January 2020 [Draft] : 14 January 2020


The Convener

Relationships Scotland’s submission refers to a “gold standard” for accommodation for contact centres. Could you elaborate on that?



Justice Committee 14 January 2020 [Draft] : 14 January 2020


The Convener

My final question is the same as one that I posed to the previous panel. If contact has to be supervised, that suggests that there is a safety risk, so should the...



Justice Committee 14 January 2020 [Draft] : 14 January 2020


The Convener

That would be helpful.



Justice Committee 14 January 2020 [Draft] : 14 January 2020


The Convener

Liam McArthur has a supplementary question.



Justice Committee 14 January 2020 [Draft] : 14 January 2020


The Convener

I welcome the witnesses for our second panel this morning: Stuart Valentine, chief executive of Relationships Scotland, and Isobel Bilsland, manager of Relationsh...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-20415.3: Education (John Swinney)
Meeting Date: 15/01/2020
Result - For: 60, Against: 63 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-20415.2: Education (Iain Gray)
Meeting Date: 15/01/2020
Result - For: 63, Against: 60 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-20415: Education (Liz Smith)
Meeting Date: 15/01/2020
Result - For: 63, Against: 60 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-20448: Approval of SSI (Graeme Dey)
Meeting Date: 15/01/2020
Result - For: 117, Against: 0 Abstain: 6
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ForCarried
S5M-20318.1: European Union (Withdrawal Agreement) Bill (Adam Tomkins)
Meeting Date: 08/01/2020
Result - For: 29, Against: 92 Abstain: 0
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S5M-20318: European Union (Withdrawal Agreement) Bill (Michael Russell)
Meeting Date: 08/01/2020
Result - For: 92, Against: 29 Abstain: 0
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SP Bill 46: Referendums (Scotland) Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 1
Meeting Date: 19/12/2019
Result - For: 54, Against: 67 Abstain: 0
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SP Bill 46: Referendums (Scotland) Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 2
Meeting Date: 19/12/2019
Result - For: 55, Against: 66 Abstain: 0
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SP Bill 46: Referendums (Scotland) Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 3
Meeting Date: 19/12/2019
Result - For: 54, Against: 67 Abstain: 0
ForDefeated
SP Bill 46: Referendums (Scotland) Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 13
Meeting Date: 19/12/2019
Result - For: 56, Against: 68 Abstain: 0
ForDefeated

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Motion S5M-20278: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 19/12/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19995: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 21/11/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19807: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 11/11/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19808: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 11/11/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19457: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 16/10/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19408: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 11/10/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19329: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 08/10/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19151: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 26/09/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-18907: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 17/09/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-18905: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 16/09/2019 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-26999: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 16/01/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-04027: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 14/01/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-04015: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 08/01/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03500: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 04/09/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03456: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 19/06/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03343: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 29/05/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03319: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 22/05/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03185: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 23/04/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-22157: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 14/03/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-22156: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 14/03/2019 Show Full Question >>

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