Sarah Boyack MSP

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  • Member for: Lothian
  • Party: Scottish Labour

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Meeting of the Parliament 23 March 2016 : 23 March 2016


Sarah Boyack (Lothian) (Lab)

Will the First Minister promote community and co-operative forms of ownership as part of the land reform agenda in the next session of the Scottish Parliament? We have seen many community re...



Meeting of the Parliament 17 March 2016 : 17 March 2016


Sarah Boyack

It is the interconnection between that range of issues that will deliver on the fantastic work that is being done by the food coalition. 13:01 &n...



Meeting of the Parliament 17 March 2016 : 17 March 2016


Sarah Boyack

I also welcome the sustainable food cities initiative and I want to link in the work that is being done by our allotment-growing networks. Let us look at challenging what is being done for t...



Meeting of the Parliament 17 March 2016 : 17 March 2016


Sarah Boyack

No, thank you. That is why Scottish Labour...



Meeting of the Parliament 17 March 2016 : 17 March 2016


Sarah Boyack (Lothian) (Lab)

I welcome the Scottish food coalition’s important set of policy asks in advance of the Scottish Parliament elections. The fact that the group is a coalition of en...



Meeting of the Parliament 16 March 2016 : 16 March 2016


Sarah Boyack

I see that I will not get a majority on the issue. In one sense I am reassured by the minister’s words. I am well aware of the food-growing strategy provision and...



Meeting of the Parliament 16 March 2016 : 16 March 2016


Sarah Boyack

I seek Parliament’s agreement to withdraw amendment 72. I very much appreciate the response from the minister. We will spare Alex Fergusson the difficulty of having to abstain on the matter....



Meeting of the Parliament 16 March 2016 : 16 March 2016


Sarah Boyack (Lothian) (Lab)

Today marks an important new chapter in Scotland’s land reform story. Scottish Labour has worked hard and, I hope, in a co-operative manner to secure stronger, mo...



Meeting of the Parliament 16 March 2016 : 16 March 2016


Sarah Boyack

On the basis of the commitment that the cabinet secretary has given to review the issue and produce guidance that will helpfully provide mapping for everyone who ...



Meeting of the Parliament 16 March 2016 : 16 March 2016


Sarah Boyack

I think that we are all trying to get to the same place. After the bill is passed, will the cabinet secretary publish something that sets out the circumstances in...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
SP Bill 80: Burial and Cremation (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 75
Meeting Date: 22/03/2016
Result - For: 61, Against: 38 Abstain: 0
AgainstCarried
SP Bill 81: Abusive Behaviour and Sexual Harm (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 3
Meeting Date: 22/03/2016
Result - For: 34, Against: 71 Abstain: 0
ForDefeated
SP Bill 81: Abusive Behaviour and Sexual Harm (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 4
Meeting Date: 22/03/2016
Result - For: 34, Against: 68 Abstain: 0
ForDefeated
SP Bill 81: Abusive Behaviour and Sexual Harm (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 5
Meeting Date: 22/03/2016
Result - For: 34, Against: 69 Abstain: 0
ForDefeated
SP Bill 81: Abusive Behaviour and Sexual Harm (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 29
Meeting Date: 22/03/2016
Result - For: 96, Against: 0 Abstain: 12
ForCarried
SP Bill 81: Abusive Behaviour and Sexual Harm (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 30
Meeting Date: 22/03/2016
Result - For: 49, Against: 58 Abstain: 0
ForDefeated
S4M-15944: Private Housing (Tenancies) (Scotland) Bill (Margaret Burgess)
Meeting Date: 17/03/2016
Result - For: 84, Against: 14 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
SP Bill 79: Private Housing (Tenancies) (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 5
Meeting Date: 17/03/2016
Result - For: 85, Against: 10 Abstain: 0
ForCarried
SP Bill 79: Private Housing (Tenancies) (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 19
Meeting Date: 17/03/2016
Result - For: 81, Against: 18 Abstain: 0
ForCarried
SP Bill 79: Private Housing (Tenancies) (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 20
Meeting Date: 17/03/2016
Result - For: 81, Against: 17 Abstain: 0
ForCarried

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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 >>
Motion S4M-15656: Sarah Boyack, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 13/02/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-15410: Sarah Boyack, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 22/01/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-14919: Sarah Boyack, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 20/11/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-14853: Sarah Boyack, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 16/11/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-14570: Sarah Boyack, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 21/10/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-14433: Sarah Boyack, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 01/10/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-14327.3: Sarah Boyack, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 22/09/2015 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S4W-30636: Sarah Boyack, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 10/03/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-30635: Sarah Boyack, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 10/03/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-30637: Sarah Boyack, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 10/03/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-30634: Sarah Boyack, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 10/03/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-30639: Sarah Boyack, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 10/03/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-30629: Sarah Boyack, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 10/03/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-30631: Sarah Boyack, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 10/03/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-30630: Sarah Boyack, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 10/03/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-30633: Sarah Boyack, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 10/03/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-30632: Sarah Boyack, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 10/03/2016 Show Full Question >>

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