John Finnie MSP

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Justice Committee 31 March 2015 : Tuesday, March 31, 2015
John Finnie

I shared the concerns about the use of the term “travel”, but I have to say that they were very largely set aside by the Lord Advocate’s comments. Would it be pos...

Justice Committee 31 March 2015 : Tuesday, March 31, 2015
John Finnie

It has been covered; I wanted clarification on those issues.



Justice Committee 31 March 2015 : Tuesday, March 31, 2015
John Finnie

I am particularly interested in awareness raising. It is all very well to legislate, but if people do not understand the signs and symptoms, that is a problem.
Justice Committee 31 March 2015 : Tuesday, March 31, 2015
John Finnie

Thank you, convener.

Justice Committee 31 March 2015 : Tuesday, March 31, 2015
John Finnie

Well, you just have, of course, convener.



Justice Committee 31 March 2015 : Tuesday, March 31, 2015
John Finnie

It is important that there is co-operation within the United Kingdom, the European Union and beyond. It seems to me that awareness is an important issue. What pla...

Justice Committee 31 March 2015 : Tuesday, March 31, 2015
John Finnie

With regard to the possibility of children being trafficked, are you content that the getting it right for every child approach captures all of that, or should th...

Justice Committee 31 March 2015 : Tuesday, March 31, 2015
John Finnie

Do you have any concerns that the immigration authorities have undue input into decision making on whether someone is or is not a trafficked individual?
Justice Committee 31 March 2015 : Tuesday, March 31, 2015
John Finnie (Highlands and Islands) (Ind)

Good morning, cabinet secretary. I am trying to establish the pecking order in the relationship between immigration and the issues that we are dealing with in the...

Equal Opportunities Committee 26 March 2015 : Thursday, March 26, 2015
John Finnie

Is there any evidence that people are staying out of the way, not referring themselves or keeping away from professional contact for fear that they would get caug...

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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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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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AbstainCarried

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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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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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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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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Motion S4M-12459: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Independent, Date Lodged: 26/02/2015 R Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12277: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Independent, Date Lodged: 09/02/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12008: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Independent, Date Lodged: 08/01/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11817: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Independent, Date Lodged: 04/12/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11737: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Independent, Date Lodged: 27/11/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11517: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Independent, Date Lodged: 12/11/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11347: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Independent, Date Lodged: 29/10/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11236: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Independent, Date Lodged: 17/10/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11152: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Independent, Date Lodged: 08/10/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-10931: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Independent, Date Lodged: 04/09/2014 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S4W-24731: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Independent, Date Lodged: 03/03/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-24730: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Independent, Date Lodged: 03/03/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-24729: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Independent, Date Lodged: 03/03/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-24728: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Independent, Date Lodged: 03/03/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-24692: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Independent, Date Lodged: 27/02/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-24693: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Independent, Date Lodged: 27/02/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-24655: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Independent, Date Lodged: 25/02/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-24593: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Independent, Date Lodged: 23/02/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-24594: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Independent, Date Lodged: 23/02/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-24595: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Independent, Date Lodged: 23/02/2015 Show Full Question >>

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