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Meeting of the Parliament 20 August 2014 : Wednesday, August 20, 2014
Colin Beattie (Midlothian North and Musselburgh) (SNP)

1. To ask the Scottish Government what assessment it has made of the level of pillar 2 funding for rural development that an independent Scotland could expect to receive from the European Union. (S4O-03501)



Meeting of the Parliament 20 August 2014 : Wednesday, August 20, 2014
Colin Beattie Does the cabinet secretary agree that it is nothing short of scandalous that, in the recent CAP negotiations, 16 member states negotiated additional uplifts for rural development while the United Kingdom Government chose not to negotiate any uplift, resulting in Scotland having the lowest funding fo...

Meeting of the Parliament 20 August 2014 : Wednesday, August 20, 2014
Colin Beattie (Midlothian North and Musselburgh) (SNP) Can the cabinet secretary assure us today that the Scottish Government’s commitment to higher education will continue after a yes vote?



Meeting of the Parliament 13 August 2014 : Wednesday, August 13, 2014
Colin Beattie (Midlothian North and Musselburgh) (SNP)

10. To ask the Scottish Government what progress it has made in its discussions with the United Kingdom Government regarding reinstating coal levies to Scotland. (S4O-03470)



Meeting of the Parliament 13 August 2014 : Wednesday, August 13, 2014
Colin Beattie Does the minister agree that, if the money was allocated, it could go some significant way towards funding the necessary reinstatement of former opencast coal mining sites?



Education and Culture Committee 12 August 2014 : Tuesday, August 12, 2014
Colin Beattie (Midlothian North and Musselburgh) (SNP) Do you want me to ask it now?



Education and Culture Committee 12 August 2014 : Tuesday, August 12, 2014
Colin Beattie I have a couple of points to bring up. The first relates to legal representation at children’s hearings, which is a constant refrain. Most recently, it has been brought up in paragraph 4.1 of the most recent submission by Social Work Scotland on page 25 of committee paper 4.

Concern has b...

Education and Culture Committee 12 August 2014 : Tuesday, August 12, 2014
Colin Beattie I hear what you say. Are we, in effect, just relying on GIRFEC itself to remedy the matter because everybody will supposedly be focused on the child? We have also heard in past meetings that members of the children’s panel who are present and social workers feel, to some extent, intimidated by the p...

Education and Culture Committee 12 August 2014 : Tuesday, August 12, 2014
Colin Beattie It is clear that more work needs to be done on that aspect, though, to ensure that the child is kept at the very centre of what happens at the children’s hearing.

To move on to my second point, the—



Education and Culture Committee 12 August 2014 : Tuesday, August 12, 2014
Colin Beattie Yes.

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S4M-10843.1.2 Ruth Davidson: Scotland’s Future—As an amendment to amendment S4M-10843.1 in the name
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S4M-10843.1.1 Willie Rennie: Scotland’s Future—As an amendment to amendment S4M-10843.1 in the name
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NoDefeated

S4M-10843.1 Johann Lamont: Scotland’s Future—As an amendment to motion S4M-10843 in the name of Alex
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NoDefeated

S4M-10843 Alex Salmond: Scotland’s Future—That the Parliament agrees that Scotland is one of the wea
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YesCarried

S4M-10829.3 Jenny Marra: Increasing Opportunities for Women—As an amendment to motion S4M-10829 in t
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NoDefeated

S4M-10829.2 Mary Scanlon: Increasing Opportunities for Women—As an amendment to motion S4M-10829 in
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NoDefeated

S4M-10829.1 Alison McInnes: Increasing Opportunities for Women—As an amendment to motion S4M-10829 i
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NoDefeated

S4M-10829 Angela Constance: Increasing Opportunities for Women—That the Parliament welcomes the grow
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YesCarried

S4M-10777.4 Jackie Baillie: Welfare—As an amendment to motion S4M-10777 in the name of Nicola Sturge
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NoDefeated

S4M-10777.2 Alex Johnstone: Welfare—As an amendment to motion S4M-01777 in the name of Nicola Sturge
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NoDefeated

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Motion S4M-10914: Colin Beattie, Midlothian North and Musselburgh, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 02/09/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-10752: Colin Beattie, Midlothian North and Musselburgh, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 07/08/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-10751: Colin Beattie, Midlothian North and Musselburgh, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 07/08/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-10740: Colin Beattie, Midlothian North and Musselburgh, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 06/08/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-10697: Colin Beattie, Midlothian North and Musselburgh, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 30/07/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-10632: Colin Beattie, Midlothian North and Musselburgh, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 18/07/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-10628: Colin Beattie, Midlothian North and Musselburgh, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 17/07/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-10564: Colin Beattie, Midlothian North and Musselburgh, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 09/07/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-10504: Colin Beattie, Midlothian North and Musselburgh, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 27/06/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-10453: Colin Beattie, Midlothian North and Musselburgh, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 24/06/2014 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S4O-03501: Colin Beattie, Midlothian North and Musselburgh, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 13/08/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-03470: Colin Beattie, Midlothian North and Musselburgh, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 05/08/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-21552: Colin Beattie, Midlothian North and Musselburgh, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 30/05/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-03287: Colin Beattie, Midlothian North and Musselburgh, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 21/05/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-03189: Colin Beattie, Midlothian North and Musselburgh, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 28/04/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-20684: Colin Beattie, Midlothian North and Musselburgh, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 08/04/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-03093: Colin Beattie, Midlothian North and Musselburgh, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 26/03/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-02946: Colin Beattie, Midlothian North and Musselburgh, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/02/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-02899: Colin Beattie, Midlothian North and Musselburgh, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 12/02/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-19511: Colin Beattie, Midlothian North and Musselburgh, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 30/01/2014 Show Full Question >>

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