Colin Keir MSP

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Meeting of the Parliament 21 May 2015 : Thursday, May 21, 2015


Colin Keir

Given the scare stories that have surfaced in the past relating to the integrity of the cables on the Forth road bridge, can the minister assure me that the safet...



Meeting of the Parliament 21 May 2015 : Thursday, May 21, 2015


2. Colin Keir (Edinburgh Western) (SNP)

To ask the Scottish Government what assessment has been made of the recent safety checks on the Forth road bridge. (S4O-04355)



Meeting of the Parliament 19 May 2015 : Tuesday, May 19, 2015


Colin Keir

Does the member agree with me and Stewart Stevenson, who made the point earlier, that large boards could inflict a degree of damage because of the slow speed of d...



Meeting of the Parliament 19 May 2015 : Tuesday, May 19, 2015


Colin Keir (Edinburgh Western) (SNP)

First, I welcome the new £3 million fund that the minister announced. I am sure that the fund will become invaluable in the coming months as we take forward the s...



Public Audit Committee 13 May 2015 : Wednesday, May 13, 2015


Colin Keir

I am trying to understand who makes the policy decision to formalise the actions that are taken.



Public Audit Committee 13 May 2015 : Wednesday, May 13, 2015


Colin Keir

They are minuted along with the full formal board meetings.



Public Audit Committee 13 May 2015 : Wednesday, May 13, 2015


Colin Keir

Perhaps you can clarify something for me. This follows on from the convener’s line of questioning about the non-filling of posts and the committee that dealt with...



Public Audit Committee 13 May 2015 : Wednesday, May 13, 2015


Colin Keir

Given that there is a training programme, how do you undertake evaluation?



Public Audit Committee 13 May 2015 : Wednesday, May 13, 2015


Colin Keir

My question is for Mr Coutts, I suppose. Are you confident that the board’s non-executive directors are aware of their legal responsibilities?



Public Audit Committee 13 May 2015 : Wednesday, May 13, 2015


Colin Keir

I beg your pardon.

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult

S4M-13203.3 Angela Constance: The Future of Scotland’s Economy—As an amendment to motion S4M-13203 i
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YesCarried

S4M-13203 Jackie Baillie: The Future of Scotland’s Economy—That the Parliament agrees that reducing
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YesCarried

4M-13134.1 Jamie McGrigor: Circular Economy (Waste Management)—As an amendment to motion S4M-13134 i
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YesCarried

S4M-13112.2 Mary Scanlon: Scottish Apprenticeship Week—As an amendment to motion S4M-13112 in the na
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NoDefeated

S4M-13007 Christina McKelvie on behalf of the European and External Relations Committee: 2nd Report,
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Not VotedCarried

S4M-13023.1 Siobhan McMahon: Scotland’s Future Employability Services—As an amendment to motion S4M-
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YesCarried

S4M-13023 Roseanna Cunningham: Scotland’s Future Employability Services—That the Parliament recognis
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YesCarried

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

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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-04376: Colin Keir, Edinburgh Western, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/05/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-04355: Colin Keir, Edinburgh Western, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 11/05/2015 Show Full Question >>
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 >>

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