Maureen Watt MSP

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Meeting of the Parliament 05 December 2019 : 05 December 2019


Maureen Watt

I am sure that the minister will want to join me in thanking our emergency services staff for their hard work and dedication, particularly at this time of year.

Meeting of the Parliament 05 December 2019 : 05 December 2019


1. Maureen Watt (Aberdeen South and North Kincardine) (SNP)

To ask the Scottish Government what action it is taking in response to concerns regarding the number of hoax calls to the emergency services in Aberdeen. (S5O-03873)



Meeting of the Parliament 04 December 2019 [Draft] : 04 December 2019


Maureen Watt (Aberdeen South and North Kincardine) (SNP)

Does the cabinet secretary agree that by ring fencing the current tax revenues from oil and gas and investing in a just transition, we can support long-term investments to tackle the climate...



Standards, Procedures and Public Appointments Committee 28 November 2019 [Draft] : 28 November 2019


Maureen Watt

We understand that some agreement has already been reached with the Scottish Government on the funds that will be required for the EMB’s enhanced remit. Are the f...



Standards, Procedures and Public Appointments Committee 28 November 2019 [Draft] : 28 November 2019


Maureen Watt

Your written evidence indicates that the various organisations that you represent are supportive of extending the remit of the Electoral Management Board. Will yo...



Standards, Procedures and Public Appointments Committee 28 November 2019 [Draft] : 28 November 2019


Maureen Watt

I do not know about the Western Isles, Mr Burr, but I know that some islands in Shetland have all-postal voting. Is the turnout higher when that is the case?



Standards, Procedures and Public Appointments Committee 28 November 2019 [Draft] : 28 November 2019


Maureen Watt

Does it make any difference to you as local government representatives whether terms are for four or five years?



Standards, Procedures and Public Appointments Committee 28 November 2019 [Draft] : 28 November 2019


Maureen Watt

Does it make any difference to you whether the electoral cycle is four years or five years?



Standards, Procedures and Public Appointments Committee 28 November 2019 [Draft] : 28 November 2019


Maureen Watt

Is there a benefit to electoral administrators in having a well-established schedule of electoral events that is known years in advance? You have that, more or le...



Standards, Procedures and Public Appointments Committee 28 November 2019 [Draft] : 28 November 2019


Maureen Watt

It is the same register in Scottish Parliament elections and local government elections.

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-20110.1: Achieving a Fairer Scotland (Jeremy Balfour)
Meeting Date: 04/12/2019
Result - For: 18, Against: 74 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-20110.3: Achieving a Fairer Scotland (Pauline McNeill)
Meeting Date: 04/12/2019
Result - For: 70, Against: 21 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-20110.2: Achieving a Fairer Scotland (Alison Johnstone)
Meeting Date: 04/12/2019
Result - For: 23, Against: 69 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-20110: Achieving a Fairer Scotland (Aileen Campbell)
Meeting Date: 04/12/2019
Result - For: 70, Against: 22 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-20049: Scottish Elections (Franchise and Representation) Bill (Michael Russell)
Meeting Date: 28/11/2019
Result - For: 63, Against: 18 Abstain: 0
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S5M-19967.2: TV Licences for over 75s (Rachael Hamilton)
Meeting Date: 21/11/2019
Result - For: 18, Against: 54 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-19967.1: TV Licences for over 75s (Claire Baker)
Meeting Date: 21/11/2019
Result - For: 54, Against: 18 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-19967: TV Licences for over 75s (Fiona Hyslop)
Meeting Date: 21/11/2019
Result - For: 54, Against: 18 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-19939.3: Universal Credit (Shirley-Anne Somerville)
Meeting Date: 20/11/2019
Result - For: 65, Against: 46 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-19939.2: Universal Credit (Michelle Ballantyne)
Meeting Date: 20/11/2019
Result - For: 24, Against: 87 Abstain: 0
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Motion S5M-20156: Maureen Watt, Aberdeen South and North Kincardine, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 04/12/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20114: Maureen Watt, Aberdeen South and North Kincardine, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 03/12/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19981: Maureen Watt, Aberdeen South and North Kincardine, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 20/11/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19834: Maureen Watt, Aberdeen South and North Kincardine, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 12/11/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19804: Maureen Watt, Aberdeen South and North Kincardine, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 08/11/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19779: Maureen Watt, Aberdeen South and North Kincardine, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 07/11/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19526: Maureen Watt, Aberdeen South and North Kincardine, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 22/10/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19468: Maureen Watt, Aberdeen South and North Kincardine, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 17/10/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19200: Maureen Watt, Aberdeen South and North Kincardine, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 01/10/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19180: Maureen Watt, Aberdeen South and North Kincardine, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 27/09/2019 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-26588: Maureen Watt, Aberdeen South and North Kincardine, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 03/12/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03873: Maureen Watt, Aberdeen South and North Kincardine, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 27/11/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-26259: Maureen Watt, Aberdeen South and North Kincardine, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 07/11/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03761: Maureen Watt, Aberdeen South and North Kincardine, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 05/11/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03637: Maureen Watt, Aberdeen South and North Kincardine, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 02/10/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03505: Maureen Watt, Aberdeen South and North Kincardine, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 04/09/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-24154: Maureen Watt, Aberdeen South and North Kincardine, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 02/07/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03412: Maureen Watt, Aberdeen South and North Kincardine, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 12/06/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03354: Maureen Watt, Aberdeen South and North Kincardine, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 29/05/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-23411: Maureen Watt, Aberdeen South and North Kincardine, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 22/05/2019 Show Full Question >>

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