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Local Government and Regeneration Committee 01 April 2015 : Wednesday, April 01, 2015


John Wilson

On that, the figures that you gave us were for 2011-12. My understanding is that there were a number of complaints just before the 2012 local government elections...



Local Government and Regeneration Committee 01 April 2015 : Wednesday, April 01, 2015


John Wilson

The problem is not just councillor A versus councillor B, but the fact that something can be said in a public forum, such as a full council meeting or a committee...



Local Government and Regeneration Committee 01 April 2015 : Wednesday, April 01, 2015


John Wilson

It is what I expected you to say, but the issue goes back to your earlier point about the council monitoring officer. If the council monitoring officer is the sen...



Local Government and Regeneration Committee 01 April 2015 : Wednesday, April 01, 2015


John Wilson

On that point, you say that you will take a decision or decide to take a complaint forward based on the facts. Recently, a complaint was made against a particular...



Local Government and Regeneration Committee 01 April 2015 : Wednesday, April 01, 2015


John Wilson

To go back to the issue of the 524 complaints, I want to drill down into how those complaints were received.



Local Government and Regeneration Committee 01 April 2015 : Wednesday, April 01, 2015


John Wilson

I know that there is a crossover between the Commissioner for Ethical Standards in Public Life and the Standards Commission in relation to the code of conduct. An...



Local Government and Regeneration Committee 01 April 2015 : Wednesday, April 01, 2015


John Wilson

I asked the question because table 7 makes it look as though less than 50 per cent of the complaints are being progressed. I know that you referred us to table 2 ...



Local Government and Regeneration Committee 01 April 2015 : Wednesday, April 01, 2015


John Wilson

In my earlier example of the three attempts to take a vote, the officials could not advise the members on whether they were taking the vote correctly and whether ...



Local Government and Regeneration Committee 01 April 2015 : Wednesday, April 01, 2015


John Wilson

Would you undertake to have such discussions, particularly with the Standards Commission? Although you do not go looking for complaints, my fear is that people ma...



Local Government and Regeneration Committee 01 April 2015 : Wednesday, April 01, 2015


John Wilson

I understand that you do not go looking for trouble but, when trouble comes to you, you need to assure everybody concerned, including the public, that the standards are being applied across ...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult

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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AbstainCarried

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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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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YesCarried

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Motion S4M-12910: John Wilson, Central Scotland, Independent, Date Lodged: 07/04/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12716: John Wilson, Central Scotland, Independent, Date Lodged: 18/03/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12637: John Wilson, Central Scotland, Independent, Date Lodged: 11/03/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12592: John Wilson, Central Scotland, Independent, Date Lodged: 09/03/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12450: John Wilson, Central Scotland, Independent, Date Lodged: 26/02/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12434: John Wilson, Central Scotland, Independent, Date Lodged: 25/02/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12419: John Wilson, Central Scotland, Independent, Date Lodged: 24/02/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11816: John Wilson, Central Scotland, Independent, Date Lodged: 04/12/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11521: John Wilson, Central Scotland, Independent, Date Lodged: 12/11/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11520: John Wilson, Central Scotland, Independent, Date Lodged: 12/11/2014 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S4W-25129: John Wilson, Central Scotland, Independent, Date Lodged: 26/03/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-25126: John Wilson, Central Scotland, Independent, Date Lodged: 26/03/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-25128: John Wilson, Central Scotland, Independent, Date Lodged: 26/03/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-25125: John Wilson, Central Scotland, Independent, Date Lodged: 26/03/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-25124: John Wilson, Central Scotland, Independent, Date Lodged: 26/03/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-25101: John Wilson, Central Scotland, Independent, Date Lodged: 25/03/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-25098: John Wilson, Central Scotland, Independent, Date Lodged: 25/03/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-25099: John Wilson, Central Scotland, Independent, Date Lodged: 25/03/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-25100: John Wilson, Central Scotland, Independent, Date Lodged: 25/03/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-25093: John Wilson, Central Scotland, Independent, Date Lodged: 25/03/2015 Show Full Question >>

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