Joe FitzPatrick MSP

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Joe FitzPatrick MSP

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  • Member for: Dundee City West
  • Region: North East Scotland
  • Party: Scottish National Party

Joe is a member of the following Committees:

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Parliamentary Activities

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Meeting of the Parliament 20 May 2015 : Wednesday, May 20, 2015


The Minister for Parliamentary Business (Joe FitzPatrick)

I move motion S4M-13218, That the Parliament agrees...



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


Joe FitzPatrick

Okay—sorry. I need to pick up on two points. There was some suggestion that we should have a rectification procedure; the Government would argue against any such ...



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


Joe FitzPatrick

The test is the public test of what a person in the street would consider to be a registrable interest. If a health secretary had shares in a health company, I th...



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


Joe FitzPatrick

Although there are perhaps other registers, all ministers are obliged to comply with the same rules as every other member of the Parliament is. Ministers go furth...



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


Joe FitzPatrick

Ministers have to fill out the parliamentary register of members’ interests in the same way as every other member does. They are not exempt from any of the parlia...



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


Joe FitzPatrick

This has been a good and consensual debate that has reflected the approach that the committee has taken to moving forward on the issue. There has been general sup...



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


Joe FitzPatrick

I am sure that they would hold that view, because the committee has managed to ensure that the founding principle of treating all MSPs equally is fully reflected ...



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


The Minister for Parliamentary Business (Joe FitzPatrick)

I want to start by quickly reflecting on the background to the committee’s work on updating the members’ interests statute. The committee should be commended for moving quickly to utilise th...



Meeting of the Parliament 01 April 2015 : Wednesday, April 01, 2015


Joe FitzPatrick

I acknowledge Sarah Boyack’s long-standing deep commitment to this matter. I could go through some of the issues that she has raised, but it is probably best if w...



Meeting of the Parliament 01 April 2015 : Wednesday, April 01, 2015


The Minister for Parliamentary Business (Joe FitzPatrick)

We welcome the Committee on Climate Change’s consideration of progress and action in regard to emissions reductions in Scotland.

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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YesCarried

S4M-13023.1 Siobhan McMahon: Scotland’s Future Employability Services—As an amendment to motion S4M-
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Not VotedCarried

S4M-13023 Roseanna Cunningham: Scotland’s Future Employability Services—That the Parliament recognis
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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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Not VotedCarried

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-13227: Joe FitzPatrick, Dundee City West, Scottish National Party, On Behalf of Parliamentary Bureau, Date Lodged: 19/05/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-13218: Joe FitzPatrick, Dundee City West, Scottish National Party, On Behalf of Parliamentary Bureau, Date Lodged: 19/05/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-13216: Joe FitzPatrick, Dundee City West, Scottish National Party, On Behalf of Parliamentary Bureau, Date Lodged: 19/05/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-13215: Joe FitzPatrick, Dundee City West, Scottish National Party, On Behalf of Parliamentary Bureau, Date Lodged: 19/05/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-13214: Joe FitzPatrick, Dundee City West, Scottish National Party, On Behalf of Parliamentary Bureau, Date Lodged: 19/05/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-13213: Joe FitzPatrick, Dundee City West, Scottish National Party, On Behalf of Parliamentary Bureau, Date Lodged: 19/05/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-13212: Joe FitzPatrick, Dundee City West, Scottish National Party, On Behalf of Parliamentary Bureau, Date Lodged: 19/05/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-13122: Joe FitzPatrick, Dundee City West, Scottish National Party, On Behalf of Parliamentary Bureau, Date Lodged: 12/05/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-13119: Joe FitzPatrick, Dundee City West, Scottish National Party, On Behalf of Parliamentary Bureau, Date Lodged: 12/05/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-13118: Joe FitzPatrick, Dundee City West, Scottish National Party, On Behalf of Parliamentary Bureau, Date Lodged: 12/05/2015 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S4F-00804: Joe FitzPatrick, Dundee City West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 25/06/2012 Show Full Question >>
Question S4F-00742: Joe FitzPatrick, Dundee City West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 31/05/2012 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-01042: Joe FitzPatrick, Dundee City West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 16/05/2012 Show Full Question >>
Question S4F-00653: Joe FitzPatrick, Dundee City West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 02/05/2012 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-00919: Joe FitzPatrick, Dundee City West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 18/04/2012 Show Full Question >>
Question S4F-00387: Joe FitzPatrick, Dundee City West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 09/01/2012 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-00537: Joe FitzPatrick, Dundee City West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 07/12/2011 Show Full Question >>
Question S4F-00325: Joe FitzPatrick, Dundee City West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 05/12/2011 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-00500: Joe FitzPatrick, Dundee City West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 30/11/2011 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-00470: Joe FitzPatrick, Dundee City West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 23/11/2011 Show Full Question >>

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