Aileen Campbell MSP

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Aileen Campbell MSP

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

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Parliamentary Activities

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Meeting of the Parliament 27 March 2014 : Thursday, March 27, 2014
Aileen Campbell —and able to create a fairer country. That is the Scotland that I want for our children.



Meeting of the Parliament 27 March 2014 : Thursday, March 27, 2014
Aileen Campbell With independence, we can create a country that will be the best place for children to grow up in. I say that from the heart. I joined the independence movement not because I wanted to change flags but because I wanted to change our society. As a politician, I am not content to persevere with child ...

Meeting of the Parliament 27 March 2014 : Thursday, March 27, 2014
Aileen Campbell I remind Liam McArthur that he did not answer my question about how much he has lobbied his UK Government on tackling child poverty in this country.

However, it is not just in the early years that we are taking action. We passed the Post-16 Education (Scotland) Bill to widen access to lea...

Meeting of the Parliament 27 March 2014 : Thursday, March 27, 2014
The Minister for Children and Young People (Aileen Campbell) As many members have said in the debate, child poverty represents a waste of human potential, of talents unknown and of futures untapped, which is why it is important for the success of our country that we tackle the issue. Significant progress has been made, but the numbers remain far too high.

Meeting of the Parliament 27 March 2014 : Thursday, March 27, 2014
Aileen Campbell Will Kezia Dugdale take an intervention?



Meeting of the Parliament 27 March 2014 : Thursday, March 27, 2014
Aileen Campbell Will the member give way?



Meeting of the Parliament 27 March 2014 : Thursday, March 27, 2014
Aileen Campbell Liam McArthur is full of suggestions for the Scottish Government. I wonder what suggestions he has passed to the Westminster Government, which his party is a part of, about the 50,000 children that it is going to push into poverty through welfare reforms.



Meeting of the Parliament 27 March 2014 : Thursday, March 27, 2014
The Minister for Children and Young People (Aileen Campbell) I agree with much of what the member said about the important role played by health visitors. That is why the named person provision will be located in the health visiting profession—generally, because that was not enshrined in law in the way that I know the member wanted.

The named pers...

Meeting of the Parliament 26 March 2014 : Wednesday, March 26, 2014
Aileen Campbell We have tasked the Council of Economic Advisers with publishing its report in springtime. Perhaps Mark Griffin should listen to the words of the Association of Scottish Businesswomen’s Alison Henderson, who was interviewed by the BBC this morning. She said:

“At the moment women running th...

Meeting of the Parliament 26 March 2014 : Wednesday, March 26, 2014
The Minister for Children and Young People (Aileen Campbell) Improving access to affordable childcare reduces an important barrier to labour market participation faced by some parents with small children, as highlighted by both the European Commission and the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development. The European Commission found that 73 per cen...
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S4M-09748.1 Patricia Ferguson: Scotland’s Voice in the EU—As an amendment to motion S4M-09748 in the
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S4M-09748.2 Annabel Goldie: Scotland’s Voice in the EU—As an amendment to motion S4M-09748 in the na
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S4M-09748 Fiona Hyslop: Scotland’s Voice in the EU—That the Parliament recognises the importance of
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S4M-09557.2 Kenny MacAskill: Stop and Search—As an amendment to motion S4M-09557 in the name of Alis
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S4M-09557 Alison McInnes: Stop and Search—That the Parliament notes that stop and search is an opera
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S4M-09558.2 Michael Matheson: Improving Scotland’s Mental Health—As an amendment to motion S4M-09558
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S4M-09558.1 Richard Simpson: Improving Scotland’s Mental Health—As an amendment to motion S4M-09558
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Motion S4M-09050: Aileen Campbell, Clydesdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 17/02/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-08326: Aileen Campbell, Clydesdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 15/11/2013 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-08099: Aileen Campbell, Clydesdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 29/10/2013 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-07783.2: Aileen Campbell, Clydesdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 24/09/2013 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-07083: Aileen Campbell, Clydesdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/06/2013 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-06960: Aileen Campbell, Clydesdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 11/06/2013 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-06811: Aileen Campbell, Clydesdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 30/05/2013 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-06810: Aileen Campbell, Clydesdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 30/05/2013 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-06809: Aileen Campbell, Clydesdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 30/05/2013 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-06808: Aileen Campbell, Clydesdale, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 30/05/2013 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S3W-37735: Aileen Campbell, South of Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 22/11/2010 Show Full Question >>
Question S3W-36680: Aileen Campbell, South of Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 04/10/2010 Show Full Question >>
Question S3W-36681: Aileen Campbell, South of Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 04/10/2010 Show Full Question >>
Question S3W-36118: Aileen Campbell, South of Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 06/09/2010 Show Full Question >>
Question S3W-36117: Aileen Campbell, South of Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 06/09/2010 Show Full Question >>
Question S3W-34966: Aileen Campbell, South of Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 29/06/2010 Show Full Question >>
Question S3W-33118: Aileen Campbell, South of Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 08/04/2010 Show Full Question >>
Question S3W-32257: Aileen Campbell, South of Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 09/03/2010 Show Full Question >>
Question S3W-32256: Aileen Campbell, South of Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 09/03/2010 Show Full Question >>
Question S3W-31807: Aileen Campbell, South of Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 16/02/2010 Show Full Question >>