Sarah Boyack MSP

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Meeting of the Parliament 24 March 2020 [Draft] : 24 March 2020


Sarah Boyack (Lothian) (Lab)

I was told that we had three minutes for our speeches, so in time-honoured tradition, my speech is probably five minutes long.



Meeting of the Parliament 19 March 2020 [Draft] : 19 March 2020


Sarah Boyack (Lothian) (Lab)

I thank the cabinet secretary for his statement. Will the bill add any new powers that will be needed by local authorities to act over the next few weeks and mont...



Meeting of the Parliament 19 March 2020 [Draft] : 19 March 2020


Sarah Boyack

I very much welcome the fact that there is on-going work and that the STUC is being made aware of it.



Meeting of the Parliament 19 March 2020 [Draft] : 19 March 2020


3. Sarah Boyack (Lothian) (Lab)

To ask the Scottish Government what steps it takes to ensure that its labour market strategy protects the rights and pay of people in sectors perceived as undervalued or insecure. (S5O-04288...



Meeting of the Parliament 18 March 2020 [Draft] : 18 March 2020


Sarah Boyack (Lothian) (Lab)

I thank the cabinet secretary for her comment, in response to Gillian Martin, about access to advice, which will be useful. I am glad that she was so positive on ...



Meeting of the Parliament 17 March 2020 [Draft] : 17 March 2020


Sarah Boyack (Lothian) (Lab)

This has been a good debate that has been important in highlighting precisely why we need the review. Although I acknowledge the comments that colleagues have mad...



Meeting of the Parliament 17 March 2020 [Draft] : 17 March 2020


Sarah Boyack (Lothian) (Lab)

My question was for the fair work secretary, but as she has left, I will address it to the Cabinet Secretary for Finance.



Local Government and Communities Committee 11 March 2020 [Draft] : 11 March 2020


Sarah Boyack

I gave notice before the meeting that, although I do not wish to delay or oppose it, I have a couple of questions in relation to SSI 2020/38, which is about non-domestic rates in enterprise ...



Local Government and Communities Committee 11 March 2020 [Draft] : 11 March 2020


Sarah Boyack

I am interested in the views of others. There is the situation in which people can avoid having to go to a tribunal, by reaching an agreement or a commonsense sol...



Local Government and Communities Committee 11 March 2020 [Draft] : 11 March 2020


Sarah Boyack

The tribunal will take on additional responsibilities to those that it currently has. We have picked up one or two disconnects. One seems to be that, once a decis...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-21279: Female Genital Mutilation (Protection and Guidance) (Scotland) Bill (Christina McKelvie)
Meeting Date: 19/03/2020
Result - For: 84, Against: 0 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-21177.3: Expansion of Funded Childcare (Maree Todd)
Meeting Date: 11/03/2020
Result - For: 58, Against: 61 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-21177.1: Expansion of Funded Childcare (Mary Fee)
Meeting Date: 11/03/2020
Result - For: 61, Against: 58 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-21177: Expansion of Funded Childcare (Jamie Greene)
Meeting Date: 11/03/2020
Result - For: 61, Against: 58 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-21170: Local Government Finance (Scotland) Order 2020 [draft] (Ben Macpherson)
Meeting Date: 10/03/2020
Result - For: 88, Against: 23 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-21174: Scottish Biometrics Commissioner Bill (Humza Yousaf)
Meeting Date: 10/03/2020
Result - For: 110, Against: 0 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-21113: Budget (Scotland) (No.4) Bill (Kate Forbes)
Meeting Date: 05/03/2020
Result - For: 63, Against: 55 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-21090: Scottish Rate Resolution (Ben Macpherson)
Meeting Date: 04/03/2020
Result - For: 58, Against: 50 Abstain: 5
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AgainstCarried
S5M-21013.1: Budget (Scotland) (No.4) Bill (Donald Cameron)
Meeting Date: 27/02/2020
Result - For: 29, Against: 90 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-21013: Budget (Scotland) (No.4) Bill (Kate Forbes)
Meeting Date: 27/02/2020
Result - For: 65, Against: 54 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried

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Motion S5M-21189: Sarah Boyack, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 09/03/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-21132: Sarah Boyack, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 04/03/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-21058: Sarah Boyack, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 27/02/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20528: Sarah Boyack, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 20/01/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19911: Sarah Boyack, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 15/11/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19827: Sarah Boyack, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 12/11/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19498: Sarah Boyack, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 21/10/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-16017: Sarah Boyack, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 22/03/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-15844.2: Sarah Boyack, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 08/03/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-15805: Sarah Boyack, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 02/03/2016 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-28114: Sarah Boyack, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 26/03/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-28026: Sarah Boyack, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 20/03/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-04288: Sarah Boyack, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 11/03/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-04211: Sarah Boyack, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 26/02/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-03998: Sarah Boyack, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 24/02/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-27561: Sarah Boyack, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 21/02/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-27490: Sarah Boyack, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 18/02/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-27491: Sarah Boyack, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 18/02/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-27489: Sarah Boyack, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 18/02/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-27427: Sarah Boyack, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 12/02/2020 Show Full Question >>

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