Claire Baker MSP

Welcome to Claire Baker MSP's biography pages

Claire Baker MSP

Here you can find out about your MSPs' political activities and how to get in touch with them.

Parliamentary Activities

Search for other Speeches made by Claire Baker (Mid Scotland and Fife) (Lab)

Meeting of the Parliament 24 March 2015 : Tuesday, March 24, 2015
Claire Baker (Mid Scotland and Fife) (Lab)

I am pleased to open the debate for Scottish Labour. I am sure that we will find much agreement across the chamber.

Meeting of the Parliament 17 March 2015 : Tuesday, March 17, 2015
Claire Baker

I accept Stewart Maxwell’s response. I thought that, in talking about a Westminster elite, he had wrapped up the parties together, but I appreciate that clarifica...

Meeting of the Parliament 17 March 2015 : Tuesday, March 17, 2015
Claire Baker

I do not support a referendum. I hope that, after May, we will have a Labour Government and there will be no referendum.

Meeting of the Parliament 17 March 2015 : Tuesday, March 17, 2015
Claire Baker

Is the member asking about voting rights in a possible referendum on the EU?



Meeting of the Parliament 17 March 2015 : Tuesday, March 17, 2015
Claire Baker

As I said in my opening speech, that was my first speech in our European team as such with committee members and MSPs who have an interest in Europe. I have found...

Meeting of the Parliament 17 March 2015 : Tuesday, March 17, 2015
Claire Baker

I am pleased to say that I do not have much recall of 1973, but the member makes a fair point. It is not just down to politicians. It is also down to our society ...

Meeting of the Parliament 17 March 2015 : Tuesday, March 17, 2015
Claire Baker

I am in my final minute.

Labour does not s...

Meeting of the Parliament 17 March 2015 : Tuesday, March 17, 2015
Claire Baker

I ask the member to be brief as I am quite short of time.



Meeting of the Parliament 17 March 2015 : Tuesday, March 17, 2015
Claire Baker (Mid Scotland and Fife) (Lab)

I am pleased to be opening this debate for Labour. This is my first opening speech in this area of my portfolio. Previously, as a lead on rural affairs, food and ...

Meeting of the Parliament 12 March 2015 : Thursday, March 12, 2015
Claire Baker (Mid Scotland and Fife) (Lab)

I thank Colin Beattie for bringing the debate to the chamber and offering us the opportunity to discuss the important role that our libraries play. Not only do th...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult

 
NoCarried

 
YesDefeated

 
NoCarried

S4M-12776.4 John Swinney: Supporting Scotland’s Economy—As an amendment to motion S4M-12776 in the n
>> Show more
NoCarried

S4M-12776.3 Gavin Brown: Supporting Scotland’s Economy—As an amendment to motion S4M-12776 in the na
>> Show more
NoDefeated

S4M-12776.1 Willie Rennie: Supporting Scotland’s Economy—As an amendment to motion S4M-12776 in the
>> Show more
NoDefeated

S4M-12776.2 Patrick Harvie: Supporting Scotland’s Economy—As an amendment to motion S4M-12776 in the
>> Show more
NoDefeated

S4M-12776 Jackie Baillie: Supporting Scotland’s Economy—That the Parliament rejects the UK Governmen
>> Show more
NoCarried

S4M-12763.1 Claire Baker: Post-study Work Visas—As an amendment to motion S4M-12763 in the name of H
>> Show more
YesCarried

S4M-12763 Humza Yousaf: Post-study Work Visas—That the Parliament welcomes the publication of the Po
>> Show more
YesCarried

Search for other Motions lodged by Claire Baker
EventIdTypeSub TypeMSP NameParty NameConstituencyRegionTitleItemTextFormattedAnswer DateAnswerStatusIdExpectedAnswerDateAnsweredByMspApprovedDateSubmissionDateMeetingDateProductionStatusIdRecordStatusIdStatus DateOnBehalfOfConsideredForMembersBusinessCrossPartySupportRegisteredInterestSupportCountSupportDateIsEventLinkCurrentMinister
Motion S4M-12763.1: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 23/03/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12670.2: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 16/03/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12577: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 06/03/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12273: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 09/02/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11976.2: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 05/01/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11931: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 17/12/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11825.3: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 08/12/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11598.1: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 19/11/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11077: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 02/10/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11075: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 02/10/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Search for other Questions asked by Claire Baker
EventIdTypeSub TypeMSP NameParty NameConstituencyRegionTitleItemTextFormattedAnswer DateAnswerStatusIdExpectedAnswerDateAnsweredByMspApprovedDateSubmissionDateMeetingDateProductionStatusIdRecordStatusIdStatus DateOnBehalfOfConsideredForMembersBusinessCrossPartySupportRegisteredInterestSupportCountSupportDateIsEventLinkCurrentMinister
Question S4O-04201: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 23/03/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-04102: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 02/03/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-24652: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 25/02/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-04056: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 18/02/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-24283: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 03/02/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-24284: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 03/02/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-24282: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 03/02/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-24281: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 03/02/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-24091: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 20/01/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-24092: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 20/01/2015 Show Full Question >>

Further information

Email our Public Information Service for more information.