Paul Wheelhouse MSP

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  • Member for: South Scotland
  • Region: Ar
  • Party: Scottish National Party

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Meeting of the Parliament 28 January 2016 [Draft] : 28 January 2016


The Minister for Community Safety and Legal Affairs (Paul Wheelhouse)

Scottish Government officials last met the Scottish Courts and Tribunals Service, including its chief executive, on 14 January. A number of issues relating to the...



Meeting of the Parliament 28 January 2016 [Draft] : 28 January 2016


Paul Wheelhouse

The member is quite right that the Scottish Government will be investing £5 million in 2016-17 towards the development of a new collaborative justice centre in In...



Meeting of the Parliament 28 January 2016 [Draft] : 28 January 2016


The Minister for Community Safety and Legal Affairs (Paul Wheelhouse)

Section 31 of the Succession (Scotland) Act 1964 provides that, in a common calamity, the younger person is regarded as having survived the older. As recommended ...



Meeting of the Parliament 28 January 2016 [Draft] : 28 January 2016


Paul Wheelhouse

Currently, all executors dative except spouses whose prior rights exhaust an estate are required to find caution. An executor dative is usually appointed by the court because there is no wil...



Meeting of the Parliament 28 January 2016 [Draft] : 28 January 2016


The Minister for Community Safety and Legal Affairs (Paul Wheelhouse)

It gives me great pleasure to open this stage 3 debate on the Succession (Scotland) Bill and to invite members to agree to pass the bill this evening. ...



Meeting of the Parliament 28 January 2016 [Draft] : 28 January 2016


Paul Wheelhouse

That request seems to have been met with great acclaim among the members sitting behind me, Presiding Officer.



Meeting of the Parliament 28 January 2016 [Draft] : 28 January 2016


Paul Wheelhouse

Absolutely. I certainly agree with the sen...



Delegated Powers and Law Reform Committee 26 January 2016 [Draft] : 26 January 2016


The Minister for Community Safety and Legal Affairs (Paul Wheelhouse)

If I may, convener. I apologise in advance for what will be reasonably lengthy introductory remarks, but I hope that they will put on record a number of things th...



Delegated Powers and Law Reform Committee 26 January 2016 [Draft] : 26 January 2016


Paul Wheelhouse

The point is important. I understand that, as was said earlier, the legal requirement to be financially regulated would discount the Scottish Government from prov...



Delegated Powers and Law Reform Committee 26 January 2016 [Draft] : 26 January 2016


Paul Wheelhouse

That is correct. We are referring to the costs of employing a solicitor, rather than any fees that are associated with—

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult

Amendment 28 moved by Rhoda Grant on motion S4M-15561 Jamie Hepburn: Carers (Scotland) Bill—That the
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Amendment 29 moved by Rhoda Grant on motion S4M-15561 Jamie Hepburn: Carers (Scotland) Bill—That the
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NoDefeated

Amendment 30 moved by Rhoda Grant on motion S4M-15561 Jamie Hepburn: Carers (Scotland) Bill—That the
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NoDefeated

S4M-14673 Richard Simpson: Alcohol (Licensing, Public Health and Criminal Justice) (Scotland) Bill—T
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NoDefeated

S4M-15522 John Swinney: Budget (Scotland) (No.5) Bill—That the Parliament agrees to the general prin
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S4M-15522.1 Jackie Baillie: Budget (Scotland) (No.5) Bill—As an amendment to motion S4M-15522 in the
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Amendment 18 moved by Mark Griffin on motion S4M-15521 Angela Constance: Education (Scotland) Bill—T
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NoDefeated

Amendment 29 moved by Liam McArthur on motion S4M-15521 Angela Constance: Education (Scotland) Bill—
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Amendment 30 moved by Liam McArthur on motion S4M-15521 Angela Constance: Education (Scotland) Bill—
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Amendment 32 moved by Liam McArthur on motion S4M-15521 Angela Constance: Education (Scotland) Bill—
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NoDefeated

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Motion S4M-15440: Paul Wheelhouse, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 26/01/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-15426: Paul Wheelhouse, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 25/01/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-15423: Paul Wheelhouse, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 25/01/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-15229: Paul Wheelhouse, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 17/12/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-15228: Paul Wheelhouse, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 17/12/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-15113: Paul Wheelhouse, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 08/12/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-14967: Paul Wheelhouse, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 25/11/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-14879: Paul Wheelhouse, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 17/11/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-14802: Paul Wheelhouse, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 11/11/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-14801: Paul Wheelhouse, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 11/11/2015 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S4W-09164: Paul Wheelhouse, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 17/08/2012 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-01238: Paul Wheelhouse, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 27/06/2012 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-01063: Paul Wheelhouse, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 16/05/2012 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-07135: Paul Wheelhouse, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 10/05/2012 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-07133: Paul Wheelhouse, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 10/05/2012 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-07134: Paul Wheelhouse, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 10/05/2012 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-01044: Paul Wheelhouse, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 09/05/2012 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-07085: Paul Wheelhouse, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 08/05/2012 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-07045: Paul Wheelhouse, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 02/05/2012 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-07043: Paul Wheelhouse, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 02/05/2012 Show Full Question >>

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