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Justice Committee 12 November 2019 [Draft] : 12 November 2019


The Convener

Thank you. There appear to be no comments or questions from members. ...



Justice Committee 12 November 2019 [Draft] : 12 November 2019


The Convener

Agenda item 3 is feedback from the Justice Sub-Committee on Policing meeting of 7 November 2019. I refer members to paper 3, which is a paper by the clerk. Follow...



Justice Committee 12 November 2019 [Draft] : 12 November 2019


The Convener

That concludes our questioning. I thank you, cabinet secretary, and your officials for attending today. 11:14 Meeting suspended.  ...



Justice Committee 12 November 2019 [Draft] : 12 November 2019


The Convener

Thank you.



Justice Committee 12 November 2019 [Draft] : 12 November 2019


The Convener

Given the legal and ethical issues surrounding the collection of biometric data, do you expect the code of practice to definitively outline specific data protecti...



Justice Committee 12 November 2019 [Draft] : 12 November 2019


The Convener

The clerks have drawn my attention to the fact that, recently, the ICO published a report on how the police use facial recognition technology, which included the ...



Justice Committee 12 November 2019 [Draft] : 12 November 2019


The Convener

Legislation should always be as precise as it can be and there should be no room for misinterpretation. To “have regard” might say that there is manoeuvrability a...



Justice Committee 12 November 2019 [Draft] : 12 November 2019


The Convener

Legislation should be strong enough and it should not rely on the committee doing that scrutiny.



Justice Committee 12 November 2019 [Draft] : 12 November 2019


The Convener

When the bill was mooted, right at the very beginning, this issue was up there as one of the main concerns. We were asked whether the commissioner—the person in c...



Justice Committee 12 November 2019 [Draft] : 12 November 2019


The Convener

Significant concern has been raised about the effect of the code of practice. As things stand, Police Scotland and the SPA will simply have to “have regard” to th...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-19851.1: Implications of the Imposition of US Tariffs on Scottish Products (Dean Lockhart)
Meeting Date: 14/11/2019
Result - For: 16, Against: 74 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedDefeated
S5M-19851.2: Implications of the Imposition of US Tariffs on Scottish Products (Rhoda Grant)
Meeting Date: 14/11/2019
Result - For: 16, Against: 74 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedDefeated
S5M-19851: Implications of the Imposition of US Tariffs on Scottish Products (Ivan McKee)
Meeting Date: 14/11/2019
Result - For: 74, Against: 16 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-19822.3: Artificial Intelligence and Data Driven Technologies: Opportunities for the Scottish Economy and Society (Rhoda Grant)
Meeting Date: 13/11/2019
Result - For: 66, Against: 22 Abstain: 5
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-19822.1: Artificial Intelligence and Data Driven Technologies: Opportunities for the Scottish Economy and Society (Patrick Harvie)
Meeting Date: 13/11/2019
Result - For: 24, Against: 69 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedDefeated
S5M-19743: Referendums (Scotland) Bill (Michael Russell)
Meeting Date: 07/11/2019
Result - For: 65, Against: 55 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-19539: Referendums (Scotland) Bill: Financial Resolution (Derek Mackay)
Meeting Date: 07/11/2019
Result - For: 65, Against: 55 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-19715.3: The Resilience of Scotland's Ferry Network (Paul Wheelhouse)
Meeting Date: 06/11/2019
Result - For: 64, Against: 46 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-19715.2: The Resilience of Scotland's Ferry Network (Colin Smyth)
Meeting Date: 06/11/2019
Result - For: 19, Against: 91 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-19715: The Resilience of Scotland's Ferry Network (Jamie Greene)
Meeting Date: 06/11/2019
Result - For: 63, Against: 46 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried

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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 >>
Motion S5M-18910: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 17/09/2019 Show Full Motion >>
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EventIdTypeSub TypeMSP NameParty NameConstituencyRegionTitleItemTextFormattedAnswer DateAnswerStatusIdExpectedAnswerDateAnsweredByMspApprovedDateSubmissionDateMeetingDateProductionStatusIdRecordStatusIdStatus DateOnBehalfOfConsideredForMembersBusinessCrossPartySupportRegisteredInterestSupportCountSupportDateIsEventLinkCurrentMinister
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 >>
Question S5O-03020: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 12/03/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02980: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 06/03/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02906: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 13/02/2019 Show Full Question >>

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