Maurice Golden MSP

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Meeting of the Parliament (Hybrid) 24 September 2020 [Draft] : 24 September 2020


Maurice Golden (West Scotland) (Con)

It goes without question that no one should face violent abuse or untoward behaviour at their place of work. Sadly, however, violence against shop workers is far too common. I pay tribute to...



Meeting of the Parliament (Hybrid) 23 September 2020 [Draft] : 23 September 2020


Maurice Golden

The Scottish National Party pledged to set up a digital schools network in 2007, but almost two thirds of young people had no online teacher contact during lockdown. After 13 years, why coul...



Meeting of the Parliament (Hybrid) 23 September 2020 [Draft] : 23 September 2020


3. Maurice Golden (West Scotland) (Con)

To ask the Scottish Government what analysis it has undertaken of the impact of Covid-19 on the attainment gap. (S5O-04611)



Economy, Energy and Fair Work Committee 22 September 2020 [Draft] : 22 September 2020


Maurice Golden

There is certainly a centralised role in helping those agencies and other bodies to work closely together. We heard earlier that the enterprise agencies, beyond t...



Economy, Energy and Fair Work Committee 22 September 2020 [Draft] : 22 September 2020


Maurice Golden

On the business support landscape, how have other Government agencies that might have a role in business support or economic development, such as SEPA and the Cro...



Economy, Energy and Fair Work Committee 22 September 2020 [Draft] : 22 September 2020


Maurice Golden

In response to an earlier question, Nick Halfhide mentioned city deals. Have any of the other witnesses been involved in them? How are city deals complementing yo...



Economy, Energy and Fair Work Committee 22 September 2020 [Draft] : 22 September 2020


Maurice Golden

Thank you, Hugh. That is incredibly helpful.



Economy, Energy and Fair Work Committee 22 September 2020 [Draft] : 22 September 2020


Maurice Golden

It is quite clear from the witnesses’ responses that there is quite a degree of collaboration at a high level. However, I want to push either Scottish Enterprise ...



Economy, Energy and Fair Work Committee 22 September 2020 [Draft] : 22 September 2020


Maurice Golden

You have spoken about how the enterprise agencies interact, but I am interested in how you might also work with other agencies in the enterprise and economic development landscape. For examp...



Economy, Energy and Fair Work Committee 22 September 2020 [Draft] : 22 September 2020


Maurice Golden

Has that resilience body been co-ordinating its work with other business support agencies and the Scottish Government?

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-22780.3: Prioritising Education Over Independence (John Swinney)
Meeting Date: 23/09/2020
Result - For: 65, Against: 55 Abstain: 0
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S5M-22780: Prioritising Education Over Independence (Jamie Greene)
Meeting Date: 23/09/2020
Result - For: 64, Against: 35 Abstain: 21
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S5M-22800: Approval of SSI (Graeme Dey)
Meeting Date: 23/09/2020
Result - For: 114, Against: 1 Abstain: 0
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S5M-22803: Approval of SSI (Graeme Dey)
Meeting Date: 23/09/2020
Result - For: 108, Against: 6 Abstain: 0
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S5M-22731.2: Employment Support (Maurice Golden)
Meeting Date: 17/09/2020
Result - For: 29, Against: 88 Abstain: 0
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S5M-22731: Employment Support (Jamie Hepburn)
Meeting Date: 17/09/2020
Result - For: 89, Against: 28 Abstain: 0
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S5M-22711.3: Sustainable Aviation Beyond COVID-19 (Michael Matheson)
Meeting Date: 16/09/2020
Result - For: 54, Against: 60 Abstain: 0
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S5M-22711.1: Sustainable Aviation Beyond COVID-19 (Graham Simpson)
Meeting Date: 16/09/2020
Result - For: 29, Against: 86 Abstain: 0
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S5M-22711.2: Sustainable Aviation Beyond COVID-19 (Patrick Harvie)
Meeting Date: 16/09/2020
Result - For: 6, Against: 109 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-22711: Sustainable Aviation Beyond COVID-19 (Colin Smyth)
Meeting Date: 16/09/2020
Result - For: 54, Against: 61 Abstain: 0
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Motion S5M-22731.2: Maurice Golden, West Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 16/09/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-22396.1: Maurice Golden, West Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 11/08/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-22236: Maurice Golden, West Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 07/07/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-22119.2: Maurice Golden, West Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 22/06/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-21776: Maurice Golden, West Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 16/05/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-21729: Maurice Golden, West Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 12/05/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-21568: Maurice Golden, West Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 26/04/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-21415: Maurice Golden, West Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 07/04/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-21384: Maurice Golden, West Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 01/04/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-21274: Maurice Golden, West Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 16/03/2020 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-32110: Maurice Golden, West Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 28/09/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-32047: Maurice Golden, West Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 24/09/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-32048: Maurice Golden, West Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 24/09/2020 Show Full Question >>
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