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Local Government and Regeneration Committee 20 May 2015 : Wednesday, May 20, 2015


John Wilson

I am grateful for the cabinet secretary’s comments on the issues that amendment 87 has raised, and I look forward to working with him and his officials to lodge a...



Local Government and Regeneration Committee 20 May 2015 : Wednesday, May 20, 2015


John Wilson (Central Scotland) (Ind)

I put on record my appreciation to Alcohol Focus Scotland for its suggestions on amendment 87. The amendment would insert a proposed new section 9B in the 2005 ac...



Local Government and Regeneration Committee 13 May 2015 : Wednesday, May 13, 2015


John Wilson

The reason I ask is not for the benefit of members around the table. Members of the public who are listening to the debate should be clear what we are referring t...



Local Government and Regeneration Committee 13 May 2015 : Wednesday, May 13, 2015


John Wilson

So they are recorded as firearm incidents.



Local Government and Regeneration Committee 13 May 2015 : Wednesday, May 13, 2015


John Wilson

That is right, but we are dealing with air weapons. The incidents that you have reported to the committee involved firearms. It is just the definition—

Local Government and Regeneration Committee 13 May 2015 : Wednesday, May 13, 2015


John Wilson

You have again fallen into the trap of using the term “firearm” when it should be “air weapon”. Incidents involving a firearm are more serious than incidents invo...



Local Government and Regeneration Committee 13 May 2015 : Wednesday, May 13, 2015


John Wilson

Can you clarify that those injuries were caused by air weapons and not firearms?



Local Government and Regeneration Committee 13 May 2015 : Wednesday, May 13, 2015


John Wilson

Will the cabinet secretary take an intervention?



Local Government and Regeneration Committee 13 May 2015 : Wednesday, May 13, 2015


John Wilson

Firearms are defined under the 1968 act, but the bill refers to air weapons, not firearms. Confusion may be caused among the general public if we talk about firea...



Local Government and Regeneration Committee 13 May 2015 : Wednesday, May 13, 2015


John Wilson

The cabinet secretary has referred to firearms. The bill is about air weapons, and firearms come under different UK legislation—the 1968 act. When he talks about ...

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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AbstainCarried

S4M-13203 Jackie Baillie: The Future of Scotland’s Economy—That the Parliament agrees that reducing
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AbstainCarried

4M-13134.1 Jamie McGrigor: Circular Economy (Waste Management)—As an amendment to motion S4M-13134 i
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NoCarried

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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AbstainCarried

S4M-13023.1 Siobhan McMahon: Scotland’s Future Employability Services—As an amendment to motion S4M-
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NoCarried

S4M-13023 Roseanna Cunningham: Scotland’s Future Employability Services—That the Parliament recognis
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AbstainCarried

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

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Motion S4M-13195: John Wilson, Central Scotland, Independent, Date Lodged: 18/05/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-13008: John Wilson, Central Scotland, Independent, Date Lodged: 23/04/2015 Show Full Motion >>
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 >>
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Question S4W-25341: John Wilson, Central Scotland, Independent, Date Lodged: 21/04/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-04270: John Wilson, Central Scotland, Independent, Date Lodged: 20/04/2015 Show Full Question >>
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-25098: John Wilson, Central Scotland, Independent, Date Lodged: 25/03/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-25101: 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 >>

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