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Justice Committee 02 February 2016 [Draft] : Tuesday, February 02, 2016


John Finnie (Highlands and Islands) (Ind)

Solicitor General, your excellent document lays out high standards. I am particularly interested in paragraph 24, on the information that is to be provided to you by Police Scotland, which c...



Justice Committee 02 February 2016 [Draft] : Tuesday, February 02, 2016


John Finnie

That was happening anyway. What about vandalism affecting a self-employed painter and decorator?



Justice Committee 02 February 2016 [Draft] : Tuesday, February 02, 2016


John Finnie

I do not think that you do hear me, convener. Solicitor General, what I was trying to understand—



Justice Committee 02 February 2016 [Draft] : Tuesday, February 02, 2016


John Finnie

Solicitor General, I am trying to understand whether you are rolling out existing practice or whether new practice will be rolled out outwith rural communities.

Justice Committee 02 February 2016 [Draft] : Tuesday, February 02, 2016


John Finnie

That is good. Also on the information that is to be provided by Police Scotland, your document talks about your staff being provided with training to deal with th...



Justice Committee 02 February 2016 [Draft] : Tuesday, February 02, 2016


John Finnie

Okay—I will have another go. The briefing ...



Justice Committee 02 February 2016 [Draft] : Tuesday, February 02, 2016


John Finnie

If you let me finish the question, I will link it to—



Justice Committee 02 February 2016 [Draft] : Tuesday, February 02, 2016


John Finnie

No. I will pass in that case.



Justice Committee 02 February 2016 [Draft] : Tuesday, February 02, 2016


John Finnie

The paper is excellent, and I am grateful to the minister for all the information that he has provided. What I found particularly helpful and interesting was the ...



Justice Committee 02 February 2016 [Draft] : Tuesday, February 02, 2016


John Finnie

A lot of issues have been covered, and I am grateful to Roddy Campbell for that, but I recall that we were previously very exercised about the Lisbon opt-out. Can we ask the minister where t...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult

Amendment 28 moved by on motion S4M-15561 Jamie Hepburn: Carers (Scotland) Bill—That the Parliament
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Amendment 29 moved by on motion S4M-15561 Jamie Hepburn: Carers (Scotland) Bill—That the Parliament
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YesDefeated

Amendment 30 moved by on motion S4M-15561 Jamie Hepburn: Carers (Scotland) Bill—That the Parliament
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YesDefeated

S4M-14673 Richard Simpson: Alcohol (Licensing, Public Health and Criminal Justice) (Scotland) Bill—T
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YesDefeated

S4M-15522 John Swinney: Budget (Scotland) (No.5) Bill—That the Parliament agrees to the general prin
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S4M-15522.1 Jackie Baillie: Budget (Scotland) (No.5) Bill—As an amendment to motion S4M-15522 in the
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NoDefeated

Amendment 18 moved by Mark Griffin on motion S4M-15521 Angela Constance: Education (Scotland) Bill—T
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YesDefeated

Amendment 29 moved by Liam McArthur on motion S4M-15521 Angela Constance: Education (Scotland) Bill—
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YesDefeated

Amendment 30 moved by Liam McArthur on motion S4M-15521 Angela Constance: Education (Scotland) Bill—
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Amendment 32 moved by Liam McArthur on motion S4M-15521 Angela Constance: Education (Scotland) Bill—
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Motion S4M-15556: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Independent, Date Lodged: 02/02/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-15474: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Independent, Date Lodged: 27/01/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-15309: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Independent, Date Lodged: 12/01/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-15119: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Independent, Date Lodged: 09/12/2015 R Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-15038: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Independent, Date Lodged: 02/12/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-14855: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Independent, Date Lodged: 16/11/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-14854: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Independent, Date Lodged: 16/11/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-14403.3: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Independent, Date Lodged: 28/09/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-14399: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Independent, Date Lodged: 25/09/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-14312: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Independent, Date Lodged: 21/09/2015 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S4W-29230: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Independent, Date Lodged: 08/01/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-05226: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Independent, Date Lodged: 16/12/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-28995: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Independent, Date Lodged: 16/12/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-28771: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Independent, Date Lodged: 01/12/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-28556: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Independent, Date Lodged: 18/11/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-04792: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Independent, Date Lodged: 04/11/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-27993: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Independent, Date Lodged: 09/10/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-27873: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Independent, Date Lodged: 05/10/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-27741: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Independent, Date Lodged: 25/09/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-27740: John Finnie, Highlands and Islands, Independent, Date Lodged: 25/09/2015 Show Full Question >>

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