Margaret Mitchell MSP

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Member of the Conveners' Group

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Meeting of the Parliament 17 January 2019 : 17 January 2019


Margaret Mitchell

Is the cabinet secretary aware that the issue of inadequate parking at the campus dates back to 2014 and has resulted in cars being parked on verges, which has da...



Justice Committee 15 January 2019 [Draft] : 15 January 2019


The Convener

The clerks can send you the evidence that we took, and I think that, when we took evidence from the police, they confirmed to us that there was an issue there. We...



Justice Committee 15 January 2019 [Draft] : 15 January 2019


The Convener

I would like to ask about one final niche point, which came up when we were talking to the Wise Group. We heard that, often, when the police make inquiries when t...



Justice Committee 15 January 2019 [Draft] : 15 January 2019


The Convener

The clerks can send you the briefing, and I think that there is liaison with your officials on the stage 1 timetable.



Justice Committee 15 January 2019 [Draft] : 15 January 2019


The Convener

That would be especially useful, given that we have not taken evidence on it.



Justice Committee 15 January 2019 [Draft] : 15 January 2019


The Convener

I want to follow up on that before I bring in John Finnie. If there is satisfaction that public safety is not an issue, the bill will take us on path to better re...



Justice Committee 15 January 2019 [Draft] : 15 January 2019


The Convener

You said that you had not looked at the Law Society’s submission, but it is a powerful submission that raises many technical points on which the committee has not...



Justice Committee 15 January 2019 [Draft] : 15 January 2019


The Convener

That is helpful.



Justice Committee 15 January 2019 [Draft] : 15 January 2019


The Convener

Before we move back to the new offence, will the cabinet secretary confirm whether there will be access to specialist psychiatric expertise on the Parole Board?



Justice Committee 15 January 2019 [Draft] : 15 January 2019


The Convener

That is helpful.

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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AgainstCarried

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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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