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Meeting of the Commission 25 June 2015 : Thursday, June 25, 2015


The Convener

As members have no further questions, I thank the witnesses for their attendance.



Meeting of the Commission 25 June 2015 : Thursday, June 25, 2015


The Convener

Thank you. Is there any other matter that you want to bring to the commission’s attention?



Meeting of the Commission 25 June 2015 : Thursday, June 25, 2015


The Convener

Thank you. You were present earlier when members asked for information in connection with the pension payment to a member of staff, and the Audit Scotland witness...



Meeting of the Commission 25 June 2015 : Thursday, June 25, 2015


The Convener

We continue on the same agenda item. I welcome the representatives of Alexander Sloane, which is the external auditor of Audit Scotland. With us are Andrew McBean...



Meeting of the Commission 25 June 2015 : Thursday, June 25, 2015


The Convener

You couldn’t make it up, could you? Thank ...



Meeting of the Commission 25 June 2015 : Thursday, June 25, 2015


The Convener

It seems that members have no further questions.



Meeting of the Commission 25 June 2015 : Thursday, June 25, 2015


The Convener

I think that I asked that question before.



Meeting of the Commission 25 June 2015 : Thursday, June 25, 2015


The Convener

Okay. I am looking at the heading “Intangible assets” on page 58. Can you remind me what they are?



Meeting of the Commission 25 June 2015 : Thursday, June 25, 2015


The Convener

I am looking at the legal and professional fees on page 55. There has been a huge increase there. What was that? It does rather stand out.



Meeting of the Commission 25 June 2015 : Thursday, June 25, 2015


The Convener

You can understand that it looks a bit odd. If you are paying less for the audits, why are you charging other people more?

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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-13689: Colin Beattie, Midlothian North and Musselburgh, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 01/07/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-13640: Colin Beattie, Midlothian North and Musselburgh, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 25/06/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-13522: Colin Beattie, Midlothian North and Musselburgh, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 15/06/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-13387: Colin Beattie, Midlothian North and Musselburgh, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 04/06/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-13378: Colin Beattie, Midlothian North and Musselburgh, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 04/06/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-13188: Colin Beattie, Midlothian North and Musselburgh, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 15/05/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-13099: Colin Beattie, Midlothian North and Musselburgh, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 06/05/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-13096: Colin Beattie, Midlothian North and Musselburgh, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 05/05/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-13095: Colin Beattie, Midlothian North and Musselburgh, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 05/05/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-13071: Colin Beattie, Midlothian North and Musselburgh, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 01/05/2015 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S4O-04501: Colin Beattie, Midlothian North and Musselburgh, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 16/06/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-04417: Colin Beattie, Midlothian North and Musselburgh, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 26/05/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-04343: Colin Beattie, Midlothian North and Musselburgh, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 12/05/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-04251: Colin Beattie, Midlothian North and Musselburgh, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 21/04/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-04195: Colin Beattie, Midlothian North and Musselburgh, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 23/03/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-04152: Colin Beattie, Midlothian North and Musselburgh, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 09/03/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-04107: Colin Beattie, Midlothian North and Musselburgh, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 02/03/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-04049: Colin Beattie, Midlothian North and Musselburgh, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 17/02/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-03962: Colin Beattie, Midlothian North and Musselburgh, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 20/01/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-03881: Colin Beattie, Midlothian North and Musselburgh, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 07/01/2015 Show Full Question >>

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