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Meeting of the Parliament 03 April 2014 : 03 April 2014
The Deputy Presiding Officer (John Scott) The next item of business is a members’ business debate on motion S4M-09454, in the name of Jim Hume, on keep justice local. The debate will be concluded without any question being put.

Motion debated,

That the Parliament considers that sheriff courts have successfully dispense...

Meeting of the Parliament 03 April 2014 : 03 April 2014
The Deputy Presiding Officer Mr Hume, it appears that the member is not taking an intervention.



Meeting of the Parliament 03 April 2014 : 03 April 2014
The Deputy Presiding Officer (John Scott) I now call Liam McArthur, to be followed by Clare Adamson.



Meeting of the Parliament 03 April 2014 : 03 April 2014
The Deputy Presiding Officer You are absolutely right—thank you very much. I now call Willie Coffey, to be followed by Liam McArthur—forgive me.

16:00

Meeting of the Parliament 03 April 2014 : 03 April 2014
The Deputy Presiding Officer (John Scott) The next item of business is consideration of two Parliamentary Bureau motions. I ask Joe FitzPatrick to move motion S4M-09567, on committee membership, and motion S4M-09568, on substitution on committees.

Motions moved,

That the Parliament agrees that—

Gordon MacDon...

Meeting of the Parliament 03 April 2014 : 03 April 2014
The Deputy Presiding Officer The questions on the motions will be put at decision time.



Meeting of the Parliament 03 April 2014 : 03 April 2014
The Deputy Presiding Officer (John Scott) There are five questions to be put as a result of today’s business.

The first question is, that motion S4M-09391, in the name of David Stewart, on the Defective and Dangerous Buildings (Recovery of Expenses) (Scotland) Bill, be agreed to.

Motion agreed to,

That the P...

Meeting of the Parliament 03 April 2014 : 03 April 2014
The Deputy Presiding Officer The second question is, that amendment S4M-09575.1, in the name of Jenny Marra, which seeks to amend motion S4M-09575, in the name of Angela Constance, on developing skills for Scotland’s digital economy, be agreed to.

Amendment agreed to.



Meeting of the Parliament 03 April 2014 : 03 April 2014
The Deputy Presiding Officer The third question is, that motion S4M-09575, in the name of Angela Constance, on developing skills for Scotland’s digital economy, as amended, be agreed to.

Motion, as amended, agreed to,

That the Parliament welcomes the publication of the Skills Investment Plan For Scotland’s...

Meeting of the Parliament 03 April 2014 : 03 April 2014
The Deputy Presiding Officer The fourth question is, that motion S4M-09567, in the name of Joe FitzPatrick, on committee membership, be agreed to.

Motion agreed to,

That the Parliament agrees that—

Gordon MacDonald be appointed to replace Joan McAlpine as a member of the Education and Culture Co...
Vote DetailMSP VoteResult

S4M-09557.2 Kenny MacAskill: Stop and Search—As an amendment to motion S4M-09557 in the name of Alis
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AbstainCarried

S4M-09557 Alison McInnes: Stop and Search—That the Parliament notes that stop and search is an opera
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AbstainCarried

S4M-09558.2 Michael Matheson: Improving Scotland’s Mental Health—As an amendment to motion S4M-09558
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AbstainCarried

S4M-09558.1 Richard Simpson: Improving Scotland’s Mental Health—As an amendment to motion S4M-09558
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YesDefeated

S4M-09558 Jim Hume: Improving Scotland’s Mental Health—That the Parliament notes that one in four ad
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YesCarried

S4M-09547.1 Jackson Carlaw: Scotland, A Good Global Citizen—As an amendment to motion S4M-09547 in t
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Not VotedDefeated

S4M-09482.1 Jackie Baillie: Child Poverty—As an amendment to motion S4M-09482 in the name of Margare
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NoDefeated

S4M-09482.3 Liz Smith: Child Poverty—As an amendment to motion S4M-09482 in the name of Margaret Bur
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YesDefeated

S4M-09482.2 Liam McArthur: Child Poverty—As an amendment to motion S4M-09482 in the name of Margaret
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AbstainDefeated

S4M-09482 Margaret Burgess: Child Poverty—That the Parliament welcomes the Scottish Government’s rev
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NoCarried

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Motion S4M-09601: John Scott, Ayr, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 02/04/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-06503: John Scott, Ayr, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 08/05/2013 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-05293: John Scott, Ayr, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 21/12/2012 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-04327: John Scott, Ayr, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 01/10/2012 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-01899: John Scott, Ayr, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 01/02/2012 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-00930: John Scott, Ayr, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 22/09/2011 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S3M-07763: John Scott, Ayr, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 20/01/2011 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S3M-07717: John Scott, Ayr, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 17/01/2011 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S3M-07681: John Scott, Ayr, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 11/01/2011 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S3M-07574: John Scott, Ayr, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 09/12/2010 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S4W-20418: John Scott, Ayr, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 27/03/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-02948: John Scott, Ayr, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 19/02/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-02660: John Scott, Ayr, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 27/11/2013 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-02563: John Scott, Ayr, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 06/11/2013 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-02500: John Scott, Ayr, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 01/10/2013 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-02445: John Scott, Ayr, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 24/09/2013 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-16716: John Scott, Ayr, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 13/08/2013 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-16717: John Scott, Ayr, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 13/08/2013 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-16715: John Scott, Ayr, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 13/08/2013 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-15420: John Scott, Ayr, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 30/05/2013 Show Full Question >>

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