Jean Urquhart MSP

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Finance Committee 22 April 2015 : Wednesday, April 22, 2015


Jean Urquhart

I have two quick points, one of which is on immigration, because it seems to me that Scotland needs people and that we could have immigrants from England. The oth...



Finance Committee 22 April 2015 : Wednesday, April 22, 2015


Jean Urquhart

Would that be done outwith the income tax calculations?



Finance Committee 22 April 2015 : Wednesday, April 22, 2015


Jean Urquhart

If there were local income tax rates, how would that be squared with Smith?



Finance Committee 22 April 2015 : Wednesday, April 22, 2015


Jean Urquhart

At a recent evidence session, we heard about air passenger duty, over which the Scottish Government desires control. The suggestion was that if we were to reduce ...



Finance Committee 22 April 2015 : Wednesday, April 22, 2015


Jean Urquhart

I love the idea of a mind-melt question, but I suspect that my own question is not one of those.



Finance Committee 22 April 2015 : Wednesday, April 22, 2015


Jean Urquhart

Good. As I rem...



Finance Committee 22 April 2015 : Wednesday, April 22, 2015


Jean Urquhart

Absolutely.



Finance Committee 22 April 2015 : Wednesday, April 22, 2015


Jean Urquhart (Highlands and Islands) (Ind)

Empty homes must be just about the worst thing to have in a country where housing is such a priority. The SPICe briefing notes that, without information on much larger conurbations such as G...



Meeting of the Parliament 21 April 2015 : Tuesday, April 21, 2015


Jean Urquhart

My final plea is that we start to recognise the many cultures in our country and acknowledge that there is a great deal for us to learn about their wealth....



Meeting of the Parliament 21 April 2015 : Tuesday, April 21, 2015


Jean Urquhart

At one point I got a bit frustrated with them as they argued among themselves, and I asked them what Norway would look like in their ideal world. They immediately said, “Scotland.” When I as...

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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YesDefeated

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-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 >>
Question S4W-22540: Jean Urquhart, Highlands and Islands, Independent, Date Lodged: 05/09/2014 Show Full Question >>
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Question S4W-22539: Jean Urquhart, Highlands and Islands, Independent, Date Lodged: 05/09/2014 Show Full Question >>
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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