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Devolution (Further Powers) Committee 25 June 2015 : Thursday, June 25, 2015


Mark McDonald

My question is about the second principle—that of no detriment. The first principle of the transfer of powers is fairly well established and well agreed.

Devolution (Further Powers) Committee 25 June 2015 : Thursday, June 25, 2015


Mark McDonald

It is utterly untrue.



Devolution (Further Powers) Committee 25 June 2015 : Thursday, June 25, 2015


Mark McDonald

So that is a yes.



Devolution (Further Powers) Committee 25 June 2015 : Thursday, June 25, 2015


Mark McDonald

Perhaps I can be helpful, secretary of state. Our committee reached unanimous agreement that in key areas the draft clauses at that time did not meet the spirit o...



Devolution (Further Powers) Committee 25 June 2015 : Thursday, June 25, 2015


Mark McDonald

Secretary of state, yesterday at Prime Minister’s questions, the Prime Minister said in response to my colleague Angus Robertson’s raising of the Devolution (Further Powers) Committee’s repo...



Devolution (Further Powers) Committee 25 June 2015 : Thursday, June 25, 2015


Mark McDonald

I was going to move on to taxation issues, but I want to cover a general issue first.



Devolution (Further Powers) Committee 25 June 2015 : Thursday, June 25, 2015


Mark McDonald

Sorry, convener, but it is not on welfare.



Devolution (Further Powers) Committee 25 June 2015 : Thursday, June 25, 2015


Mark McDonald

One of the concerns that has been raised regarding the second no-detriment principle is that if it is applied too rigidly it could be seen as a constraint on the flexibility of the Scottish ...



Devolution (Further Powers) Committee 25 June 2015 : Thursday, June 25, 2015


Mark McDonald (Aberdeen Donside) (SNP)

In relation to the fiscal framework, Deputy First Minister, what discussions have you had on the no-detriment principle—or principles? Obviously, there is a gener...



Meeting of the Parliament 24 June 2015 : Wednesday, June 24, 2015


Mark McDonald (Aberdeen Donside) (SNP)

The bill is a very important piece of legislation, but it is close to me personally for a number of reasons. I have experience of close family members who have go...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult

Amendment 1 moved by Alex Fergusson on motion S4M-13606 Michael Matheson: Air Weapons and Licensing
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Amendment 3 moved by Alex Fergusson on motion S4M-13606 Michael Matheson: Air Weapons and Licensing
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Amendment 4 moved by Alex Fergusson on motion S4M-13606 Michael Matheson: Air Weapons and Licensing
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Amendment 5 moved by Patrick Harvie on motion S4M-13606 Michael Matheson: Air Weapons and Licensing
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Amendment 6 moved by Patrick Harvie on motion S4M-13606 Michael Matheson: Air Weapons and Licensing
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Amendment 7 moved by Patrick Harvie on motion S4M-13606 Michael Matheson: Air Weapons and Licensing
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Amendment 15 moved by Cameron Buchanan on motion S4M-13606 Michael Matheson: Air Weapons and Licensi
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Amendment 17 moved by Cameron Buchanan on motion S4M-13606 Michael Matheson: Air Weapons and Licensi
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Amendment 22 moved by Cara Hilton on motion S4M-13606 Michael Matheson: Air Weapons and Licensing (S
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Amendment 19 moved by Michael Matheson on motion S4M-13606 Michael Matheson: Air Weapons and Licensi
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YesCarried

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Motion S4M-13692: Mark McDonald, Aberdeen Donside, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 01/07/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-13691: Mark McDonald, Aberdeen Donside, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 01/07/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-13690: Mark McDonald, Aberdeen Donside, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 01/07/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-13679: Mark McDonald, Aberdeen Donside, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 30/06/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-13403: Mark McDonald, Aberdeen Donside, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 08/06/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-13397: Mark McDonald, Aberdeen Donside, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 05/06/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-13353: Mark McDonald, Aberdeen Donside, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 02/06/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-13260: Mark McDonald, Aberdeen Donside, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 22/05/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-13204: Mark McDonald, Aberdeen Donside, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 18/05/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-13179: Mark McDonald, Aberdeen Donside, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 14/05/2015 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S4W-26529: Mark McDonald, Aberdeen Donside, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 02/07/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-26528: Mark McDonald, Aberdeen Donside, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 02/07/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-26082: Mark McDonald, Aberdeen Donside, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 11/06/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4F-02865: Mark McDonald, Aberdeen Donside, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 08/06/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-25883: Mark McDonald, Aberdeen Donside, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 01/06/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-25884: Mark McDonald, Aberdeen Donside, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 01/06/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-25882: Mark McDonald, Aberdeen Donside, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 01/06/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-25585: Mark McDonald, Aberdeen Donside, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 18/05/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-25523: Mark McDonald, Aberdeen Donside, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 13/05/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4T-01013: Mark McDonald, Aberdeen Donside, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 11/05/2015 Show Full Question >>

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