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Justice Committee 14 May 2019 [Draft] : 14 May 2019


The Convener

As there no other comments, we move to item 5, which is a discussion in private of correspondence that we have received from the Finance and Constitution Committe...



Justice Committee 14 May 2019 [Draft] : 14 May 2019


The Convener

Substantial progress has been made since we first looked at this issue, and we are now in a much better place to cope with what is an ever-moving and changing set...



Justice Committee 14 May 2019 [Draft] : 14 May 2019


The Convener

Item 4 is feedback from the recent meeting of the Justice Sub-Committee on Policing. Following the report, there will be an opportunity for brief comments or ques...



Justice Committee 14 May 2019 [Draft] : 14 May 2019


The Convener

Certainly, the release from prison is a critical time. That was made clear to us. It was a very worthwhile visit, and we look forward to the clerk’s report.

Justice Committee 14 May 2019 [Draft] : 14 May 2019


The Convener

It would be good to look back at Alison McInnes’s amendment. I am sure that it was agreed to and might be in legislation. By the time the clerk’s detailed report ...



Justice Committee 14 May 2019 [Draft] : 14 May 2019


The Convener

The clerk can also approach the Scottish Prison Service for a national picture.



Justice Committee 14 May 2019 [Draft] : 14 May 2019


The Convener

For example, Kilmarnock prison is the only one in Scotland that has a Rapiscan machine, so what we saw there is not necessarily repeated in other prisons.<...



Justice Committee 14 May 2019 [Draft] : 14 May 2019


The Convener

The people who work with the prison team and officials also do so, but their remit ends when people leave prison. The third sector can continue the throughcare, in whichever form that takes....



Justice Committee 14 May 2019 [Draft] : 14 May 2019


The Convener

Yes, it is.



Justice Committee 14 May 2019 [Draft] : 14 May 2019


The Convener

The staff in Kilmarnock try to ensure that no one who leaves the prison is left to their own devices. They try to have someone with them to ensure that they have ...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-17304.1: Impact of Brexit on Scotland's Food and Drink (Donald Cameron)
Meeting Date: 16/05/2019
Result - For: 29, Against: 82 Abstain: 0
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S5M-17304.2: Impact of Brexit on Scotland's Food and Drink (Rhoda Grant)
Meeting Date: 16/05/2019
Result - For: 14, Against: 97 Abstain: 0
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S5M-17304.3: Impact of Brexit on Scotland's Food and Drink (Mark Ruskell)
Meeting Date: 16/05/2019
Result - For: 20, Against: 35 Abstain: 56
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S5M-17304: Impact of Brexit on Scotland's Food and Drink (Fergus Ewing)
Meeting Date: 16/05/2019
Result - For: 76, Against: 29 Abstain: 6
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S5M-17281.4: Treatment Time Guarantee (Jeane Freeman)
Meeting Date: 15/05/2019
Result - For: 57, Against: 59 Abstain: 0
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S5M-17281.1: Treatment Time Guarantee (Miles Briggs)
Meeting Date: 15/05/2019
Result - For: 53, Against: 57 Abstain: 6
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ForDefeated
S5M-17281.2: Treatment Time Guarantee (Monica Lennon)
Meeting Date: 15/05/2019
Result - For: 53, Against: 57 Abstain: 6
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ForDefeated
S5M-17281: Treatment Time Guarantee (Alex Cole-Hamilton)
Meeting Date: 15/05/2019
Result - For: 53, Against: 63 Abstain: 0
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ForDefeated
S5M-17280.2: Education (John Swinney)
Meeting Date: 15/05/2019
Result - For: 63, Against: 52 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-17265.2: Adopting the Place Principle (Alex Rowley)
Meeting Date: 14/05/2019
Result - For: 74, Against: 30 Abstain: 0
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Motion S5M-17326: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 16/05/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-17118: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 30/04/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-17090: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 29/04/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-16988: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 18/04/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-16883: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 10/04/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-16790: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 04/04/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-16716: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 02/04/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-16704: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 01/04/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-16450: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 20/03/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-16175: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 05/03/2019 Show Full Motion >>
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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 >>
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 >>

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