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Justice Committee 04 February 2020 [Draft] : 04 February 2020 View PDF version
Liam McArthur

I start again by thanking everybody who has contributed to the debate. Convener—you were right when you reminded the committee of the unanimous recommendation tha...

Justice Committee 04 February 2020 [Draft] : 04 February 2020 View PDF version
Liam McArthur

I am conscious of time, so I will try to be as brief as possible.

Justice Committee 04 February 2020 [Draft] : 04 February 2020 View PDF version
Liam McArthur

I think that the convener picked up on the point that we are talking about a presumption in relation to the retention periods. I do not think that there would be any expectation that that wo...

Justice Committee 04 February 2020 [Draft] : 04 February 2020 View PDF version
Liam McArthur

Will the cabinet secretary take an intervention?

Justice Committee 04 February 2020 [Draft] : 04 February 2020 View PDF version
Liam McArthur

I take the point about consistency. However, I do not think that we have heard any concerns about the current retention periods, so having consistency with them w...

Justice Committee 04 February 2020 [Draft] : 04 February 2020 View PDF version
Liam McArthur

The three years are required to bring governance arrangements on images in line with those for DNA and fingerprints and to deliv...

Justice Committee 04 February 2020 [Draft] : 04 February 2020 View PDF version
Liam McArthur

I did not realise that the earlier invitation was a once-only opportunity.

Justice Committee 04 February 2020 [Draft] : 04 February 2020 View PDF version
Liam McArthur

I thank all members who have contributed to the debate for the spirit in which they have offered their remarks. In particular, I thank John Finnie and the convene...

Justice Committee 04 February 2020 [Draft] : 04 February 2020 View PDF version
Liam McArthur

As we heard in relation to an earlier grouping, throughout stage 1 there was a lot of debate on whether the bill’s reach went far enough in setting out the commis...

Justice Committee 04 February 2020 [Draft] : 04 February 2020 View PDF version
Liam McArthur

I support John Finnie’s amendments, for the reasons that he has set out.

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