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Meeting of the Parliament 24 March 2015 : Tuesday, March 24, 2015
Jean Urquhart

I thank Liam McArthur for that. In fact, I was just going to refer to Kenny MacAskill’s point that it is up to us to take a lead. It ill behoves us to constantly ...

Meeting of the Parliament 24 March 2015 : Tuesday, March 24, 2015
Jean Urquhart (Highlands and Islands) (Ind)

This is a timely debate and it is heartening to hear that there is cross-party support for the reintroduction of post-study work visas.

Finance Committee 18 March 2015 : Wednesday, March 18, 2015
Jean Urquhart (Highlands and Islands) (Ind)

I have a general question. We all assumed that the people to whom you were referring earlier had been involved in human trafficking from outwith the European Unio...

Meeting of the Parliament 18 March 2015 : Wednesday, March 18, 2015
Jean Urquhart (Highlands and Islands) (Ind)

In a world that is more interconnected than ever and in which historically our societies have developed as a result of the transnational mobilisation of cultures and peoples, it is intellect...

Finance Committee 11 March 2015 : Wednesday, March 11, 2015
Jean Urquhart

I do want to make this point, so I will labour it, if I may. Every economy, including the UK and Westminster, will adjust to a rise or fall in oil prices; indeed,...

Finance Committee 11 March 2015 : Wednesday, March 11, 2015
Jean Urquhart

I wish to return, to some extent, to Jackie Baillie’s comments, which would open up a huge political debate—which Scotland has of course enjoyed for the past coup...

Finance Committee 11 March 2015 : Wednesday, March 11, 2015
Jean Urquhart

You said that hundreds of billions of pounds were resting with business, given the lack of confidence in investment and so on. What is the nature of the reluctanc...

Finance Committee 11 March 2015 : Wednesday, March 11, 2015
Jean Urquhart

I mean the situation in which the people at the top end of the earnings scale are getting richer and the people at the bottom are getting poorer.



Finance Committee 11 March 2015 : Wednesday, March 11, 2015
Jean Urquhart

That situation.



Finance Committee 11 March 2015 : Wednesday, March 11, 2015
Jean Urquhart

Do you agree that, according to your analysis, there is not much hope for changing that?

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult

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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NoDefeated

S4M-12776.1 Willie Rennie: Supporting Scotland’s Economy—As an amendment to motion S4M-12776 in the
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NoDefeated

S4M-12776.2 Patrick Harvie: Supporting Scotland’s Economy—As an amendment to motion S4M-12776 in the
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YesDefeated

S4M-12776 Jackie Baillie: Supporting Scotland’s Economy—That the Parliament rejects the UK Governmen
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YesCarried

S4M-12763.1 Claire Baker: Post-study Work Visas—As an amendment to motion S4M-12763 in the name of H
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YesCarried

S4M-12763 Humza Yousaf: Post-study Work Visas—That the Parliament welcomes the publication of the Po
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YesCarried

S4M-12678.2 Roseanna Cunningham: An End to In-work Poverty—As an amendment to motion S4M-12678 in th
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NoCarried

S4M-12678.3 Neil Findlay: An End to In-work Poverty—As an amendment to motion S4M-12678 in the name
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NoDefeated

S4M-12678.1 Annabel Goldie: An End to In-work Poverty—As an amendment to motion S4M-12678 in the nam
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NoDefeated

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Motion S4M-12677: Jean Urquhart, Highlands and Islands, Independent, Date Lodged: 16/03/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12207: Jean Urquhart, Highlands and Islands, Independent, Date Lodged: 29/01/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11943: Jean Urquhart, Highlands and Islands, Independent, Date Lodged: 18/12/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11937: Jean Urquhart, Highlands and Islands, Independent, Date Lodged: 17/12/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11936: Jean Urquhart, Highlands and Islands, Independent, Date Lodged: 17/12/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11559: Jean Urquhart, Highlands and Islands, Independent, Date Lodged: 14/11/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11518: Jean Urquhart, Highlands and Islands, Independent, Date Lodged: 12/11/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11362: Jean Urquhart, Highlands and Islands, Independent, Date Lodged: 30/10/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11355: Jean Urquhart, Highlands and Islands, Independent, Date Lodged: 29/10/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11312: Jean Urquhart, Highlands and Islands, Independent, Date Lodged: 27/10/2014 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S4W-25088: Jean Urquhart, Highlands and Islands, Independent, Date Lodged: 25/03/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-03758: Jean Urquhart, Highlands and Islands, Independent, Date Lodged: 19/11/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-03529: Jean Urquhart, Highlands and Islands, Independent, Date Lodged: 16/09/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-22542: Jean Urquhart, Highlands and Islands, Independent, Date Lodged: 05/09/2014 Show Full Question >>
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Question S4W-22401: Jean Urquhart, Highlands and Islands, Independent, Date Lodged: 19/08/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-22341: Jean Urquhart, Highlands and Islands, Independent, Date Lodged: 12/08/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-22315: Jean Urquhart, Highlands and Islands, Independent, Date Lodged: 08/08/2014 Show Full Question >>

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