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Member of the Conveners' Group

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Justice Committee 08 January 2019 [Draft] : 08 January 2019


The Convener

I thank the cabinet secretary and his officials for what has been a worthwhile and encouraging evidence session. That concludes ...



Justice Committee 08 January 2019 [Draft] : 08 January 2019


The Convener

Thank you. That is encouraging.



Justice Committee 08 January 2019 [Draft] : 08 January 2019


The Convener

I know that we are very aware of keeping the victim informed, but my point was about the team who are looking after the victim and their family and making sure th...



Justice Committee 08 January 2019 [Draft] : 08 January 2019


The Convener

Although we give support to people prior to their giving evidence and during a trial, support after a trial has finished is crucial. Some people are more vulnerab...



Justice Committee 08 January 2019 [Draft] : 08 January 2019


The Convener

Turning again to the task force and its inclusion in the Government’s submission, I warmly welcome the introduction of this dedicated task force that the cabinet secretary and the Lord Advoc...



Justice Committee 08 January 2019 [Draft] : 08 January 2019


The Convener

Cabinet secretary, you should go and see barnahus for yourself—indeed, I cannot commend that enough to you. It provides an opportunity for legal representatives t...



Justice Committee 08 January 2019 [Draft] : 08 January 2019


The Convener

That is welcome, because we were all impressed by the forensic interview model.



Justice Committee 08 January 2019 [Draft] : 08 January 2019


The Convener

We were all impressed by the forensic interview model, whose results were outstanding. In her evidence, Lady Dorrian said that she thought that such a model was p...



Justice Committee 08 January 2019 [Draft] : 08 January 2019


The Convener

That is very helpful. Thank you.



Justice Committee 08 January 2019 [Draft] : 08 January 2019


The Convener

The point about scrutiny is vital. There are pressures on parliamentary time, but those pressures cannot be allowed to compromise potential access to justice, as ...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-15390.3: Scotland’s Future Economy (Derek Mackay)
Meeting Date: 16/01/2019
Result - For: 70, Against: 47 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-15390.1: Scotland’s Future Economy (Dean Lockhart)
Meeting Date: 16/01/2019
Result - For: 28, Against: 88 Abstain: 0
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ForDefeated
S5M-15390: Scotland’s Future Economy (Richard Leonard)
Meeting Date: 16/01/2019
Result - For: 70, Against: 47 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-15380.3: Securing a Just Transition to a Carbon-neutral Economy (Claudia Beamish)
Meeting Date: 15/01/2019
Result - For: 85, Against: 29 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-15380.1: Securing a Just Transition to a Carbon-neutral Economy (Mark Ruskell)
Meeting Date: 15/01/2019
Result - For: 6, Against: 107 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-15380: Securing a Just Transition to a Carbon-neutral Economy (Roseanna Cunningham)
Meeting Date: 15/01/2019
Result - For: 86, Against: 0 Abstain: 28
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AbstainCarried
S5M-15279.3: Future Rural Policy and Support in Scotland (Donald Cameron)
Meeting Date: 10/01/2019
Result - For: 27, Against: 89 Abstain: 0
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ForDefeated
S5M-15279.2: Future Rural Policy and Support in Scotland (Rhoda Grant)
Meeting Date: 10/01/2019
Result - For: 51, Against: 65 Abstain: 0
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ForDefeated
S5M-15279.1: Future Rural Policy and Support in Scotland (Mark Ruskell)
Meeting Date: 10/01/2019
Result - For: 24, Against: 92 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-15279: Future Rural Policy and Support in Scotland (Fergus Ewing)
Meeting Date: 10/01/2019
Result - For: 83, Against: 27 Abstain: 6
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Motion S5M-15356: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 10/01/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-15354: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 10/01/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-15216: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 20/12/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-15100: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 10/12/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14888: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 22/11/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14808: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 19/11/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14758: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 14/11/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14719: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 12/11/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14513: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 29/10/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14397: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 22/10/2018 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5O-02785: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 09/01/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02707: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 12/12/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02663: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 28/11/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02435: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 24/09/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02375: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 10/09/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-18271: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 16/08/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-18263: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 16/08/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-18262: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 16/08/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-18144: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 09/08/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-18143: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 09/08/2018 Show Full Question >>

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