Gavin Brown MSP

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  • Member for: Lothian
  • Party: Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party

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Parliamentary Activities

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Finance Committee 17 June 2015 : Wednesday, June 17, 2015


Gavin Brown

That is helpful. Thank you.



Finance Committee 17 June 2015 : Wednesday, June 17, 2015


Gavin Brown

I accept that you said that you have only minor details just now, but anything that you can share with us, particularly if you get follow-up responses, would be h...



Finance Committee 17 June 2015 : Wednesday, June 17, 2015


Gavin Brown

I accept that causation is never absolute and straightforward, although we can often make links.



Finance Committee 17 June 2015 : Wednesday, June 17, 2015


Gavin Brown

Sure.



Finance Committee 17 June 2015 : Wednesday, June 17, 2015


Gavin Brown

I have asked you about disinvestment. I accept that you do not like that word, but we will have to stick with it until we come up with a better one. Earlier, you ...



Finance Committee 17 June 2015 : Wednesday, June 17, 2015


Gavin Brown

We hear about lots of good things, but one of the committee’s frustrations is that nobody is prepared to say what things have not worked and that need to be stopp...



Finance Committee 17 June 2015 : Wednesday, June 17, 2015


Gavin Brown

Of course. I just think that it is important to think about the projects that have not worked, if we are going to learn lessons.



Finance Committee 17 June 2015 : Wednesday, June 17, 2015


Gavin Brown

You give some specific examples of successful investments. Not every project will be successful, though. There will be a degree of failure, and you said that peop...



Finance Committee 17 June 2015 : Wednesday, June 17, 2015


Gavin Brown

Obviously, you do not have the 2014-15 returns in yet, but you have the returns for the first two years. Although you will not have been able to do a full analysi...



Finance Committee 17 June 2015 : Wednesday, June 17, 2015


Gavin Brown

The Government’s intention is that that is the end of the change fund, as such.

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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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Motion S4M-12857: Gavin Brown, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 30/03/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12776.3: Gavin Brown, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 24/03/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12591.2: Gavin Brown, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 10/03/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12521.1: Gavin Brown, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 04/03/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12382.1: Gavin Brown, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 23/02/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12034.3: Gavin Brown, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 12/01/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11993.4: Gavin Brown, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 07/01/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11386.1: Gavin Brown, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 03/11/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11332.1: Gavin Brown, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 29/10/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-10769.1.1: Gavin Brown, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 11/08/2014 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S4O-04521: Gavin Brown, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 25/08/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-04436: Gavin Brown, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 03/06/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-25687: Gavin Brown, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 21/05/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-04370: Gavin Brown, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 19/05/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-04363: Gavin Brown, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 11/05/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-04277: Gavin Brown, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 29/04/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4F-02751: Gavin Brown, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 20/04/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-04186: Gavin Brown, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 23/03/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-04167: Gavin Brown, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 16/03/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-04121: Gavin Brown, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 02/03/2015 Show Full Question >>

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