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Meeting of the Parliament 23 April 2015 : Thursday, April 23, 2015


Colin Keir (Edinburgh Western) (SNP)

I am not a member of the Local Government and Regeneration Committee but I thank it for producing the report, which is welcome.



Meeting of the Parliament 22 April 2015 : Wednesday, April 22, 2015


Colin Keir

Does the cabinet secretary agree that local authorities should do their best to help rural businesses and farms, by being less obstructive and cutting a bit of re...



Meeting of the Parliament 22 April 2015 : Wednesday, April 22, 2015


6. Colin Keir (Edinburgh Western) (SNP)

To ask the Scottish Government how the rural affairs directorate is helping farms and other rural businesses take advantage of the opportunities arising from the ...



Public Audit Committee 01 April 2015 : Wednesday, April 01, 2015


Colin Keir

Officers also need to write their reports in such a manner that they are understandable to the public.



Public Audit Committee 01 April 2015 : Wednesday, April 01, 2015


Colin Keir

In my experience as a councillor in Edinburgh, what was brought through in terms of treasury management information could be quite complicated. I assume that that...



Public Audit Committee 01 April 2015 : Wednesday, April 01, 2015


Colin Keir (Edinburgh Western) (SNP)

You have answered quite a lot of the questions that I had for you. Mr Sharp, you mentioned earlier that the report is written with elected members and the public ...



Health and Sport Committee 31 March 2015 : Tuesday, March 31, 2015


Colin Keir

With regard to those who put themselves forward for self-funded treatment, do we have an idea of who they are? In the past, people may have decided to self-fund b...



Health and Sport Committee 31 March 2015 : Tuesday, March 31, 2015


Colin Keir

No—we can let things carry on.



Health and Sport Committee 31 March 2015 : Tuesday, March 31, 2015


Colin Keir

Obviously in terms of the management—[Interruption.] I am sorry—I, too, have a sore throat. In coming to a decision on the matter, did you also fundamentally chan...



Health and Sport Committee 31 March 2015 : Tuesday, March 31, 2015


Colin Keir (Edinburgh Western) (SNP)

Good morning. I suppose that I am demonstrating a degree of parochialism as an Edinburgh MSP, but I will ask Dr Mackenzie the first question. I note from your sub...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult

S4M-12994 Michael Matheson: Air Weapons and Licensing (Scotland) Bill—That the Parliament agrees to
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YesCarried

S4M-12878 Michael Matheson: Prisoners (Control of Release) (Scotland) Bill—That the Parliament agree
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YesCarried

S4M-12857.2 John Swinney: Scotland’s Economy and Finances—As an amendment to motion S4M-12857 in the
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YesCarried

S4M-12857.1 Jackie Baillie: Scotland’s Economy and Finances—As an amendment to motion S4M-12857 in t
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NoDefeated

S4M-12857 Gavin Brown: Scotland’s Economy and Finances—That the Parliament notes that the Scottish G
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YesCarried

S4M-12776.4 John Swinney: Supporting Scotland’s Economy—As an amendment to motion S4M-12776 in the n
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S4M-12776.3 Gavin Brown: Supporting Scotland’s Economy—As an amendment to motion S4M-12776 in the na
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S4M-12776.1 Willie Rennie: Supporting Scotland’s Economy—As an amendment to motion S4M-12776 in the
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S4M-12776.2 Patrick Harvie: Supporting Scotland’s Economy—As an amendment to motion S4M-12776 in the
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S4M-12776 Jackie Baillie: Supporting Scotland’s Economy—That the Parliament rejects the UK Governmen
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YesCarried

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Motion S4M-12755: Colin Keir, Edinburgh Western, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 20/03/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12566: Colin Keir, Edinburgh Western, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 05/03/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12530: Colin Keir, Edinburgh Western, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 04/03/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12431: Colin Keir, Edinburgh Western, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 25/02/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12284: Colin Keir, Edinburgh Western, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 09/02/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-10902: Colin Keir, Edinburgh Western, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 01/09/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-08902: Colin Keir, Edinburgh Western, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 30/01/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-08809: Colin Keir, Edinburgh Western, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 20/01/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-08591: Colin Keir, Edinburgh Western, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 11/12/2013 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-08377: Colin Keir, Edinburgh Western, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 21/11/2013 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S4O-04269: Colin Keir, Edinburgh Western, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 22/04/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-04229: Colin Keir, Edinburgh Western, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 13/04/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4T-00965: Colin Keir, Edinburgh Western, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 09/03/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-04058: Colin Keir, Edinburgh Western, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 16/02/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-03909: Colin Keir, Edinburgh Western, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 05/01/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-03792: Colin Keir, Edinburgh Western, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 02/12/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-03750: Colin Keir, Edinburgh Western, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 18/11/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-03718: Colin Keir, Edinburgh Western, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 12/11/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-03675: Colin Keir, Edinburgh Western, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 05/11/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-03655: Colin Keir, Edinburgh Western, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 29/10/2014 Show Full Question >>

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