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Meeting of the Parliament 26 June 2014 : Thursday, June 26, 2014
Kenneth Gibson (Cunninghame North) (SNP) I welcome the statement, particularly the announcement of the investment of £46 million in acute mental services through the provision of a North Ayrshire community hospital.

The Scottish Government has prioritised affordable housing by, for example, investing in the social rented sector ...

Meeting of the Parliament 26 June 2014 : Thursday, June 26, 2014
Kenneth Gibson On page 3 of his report, Professor Dunleavy says that the main uncertainties that relate to the set-up and transition costs following a yes vote

“arise from the London government’s apparent reluctance to do any planning for, or to make clear to Scottish voters, how a transition to indepen...

Meeting of the Parliament 26 June 2014 : Thursday, June 26, 2014
Kenneth Gibson (Cunninghame North) (SNP)

3. To ask the First Minister what the Scottish Government’s response is to Professor Dunleavy’s report, “Transitioning to a new Scottish state”. (S4F-02217)



Meeting of the Parliament 26 June 2014 : Thursday, June 26, 2014
Kenneth Gibson I thank the minister for that positive reply. I am pleased that the proposals apply to all Scotland’s islands and will benefit Arran and Cumbrae significantly. The prospectus recommends that local authorities set up islands innovation zones. If the communities on Arran and/or Cumbrae wish to set up ...

Meeting of the Parliament 26 June 2014 : Thursday, June 26, 2014
Kenneth Gibson (Cunninghame North) (SNP)

6. To ask the Scottish Government what opportunities the proposals in “Empowering Scotland’s Island Communities” could bring to Arran and Cumbrae. (S4O-03396)



Finance Committee 25 June 2014 : Wednesday, June 25, 2014
The Convener Thank you. Your evidence has been first class, and we have had an interesting discussion.

We have decided to take the next three agenda items in private.

12:54 Meeting continued in private until 12:59.

Finance Committee 25 June 2014 : Wednesday, June 25, 2014
The Convener Thank you. That concludes questions from the committee. Does either of you want to make any final points?



Finance Committee 25 June 2014 : Wednesday, June 25, 2014
The Convener We have asked him to come back in August to discuss another issue.



Finance Committee 25 June 2014 : Wednesday, June 25, 2014
The Convener Why would it take 15 years? That seems an inordinate time.



Finance Committee 25 June 2014 : Wednesday, June 25, 2014
The Convener Will you say a little more about that?

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult

Amendment 38 moved by Alex Johnstone on motion S4M-10438 Margaret Burgess: Housing (Scotland) Bill—T
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Amendment 1 moved by John Lamont on motion S4M-10438 Margaret Burgess: Housing (Scotland) Bill—That
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Amendment 2 moved by John Lamont on motion S4M-10438 Margaret Burgess: Housing (Scotland) Bill—That
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Amendment 41 moved by Alex Johnstone on motion S4M-10438 Margaret Burgess: Housing (Scotland) Bill—T
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Amendment 42 moved by Mary Fee on motion S4M-10438 Margaret Burgess: Housing (Scotland) Bill—That th
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Amendment 5 moved by Patrick Harvie on motion S4M-10438 Margaret Burgess: Housing (Scotland) Bill—Th
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Amendment 45 moved by Drew Smith on motion S4M-10438 Margaret Burgess: Housing (Scotland) Bill—That
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Amendment 6 moved by Margaret Burgess on motion S4M-10438 Margaret Burgess: Housing (Scotland) Bill—
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Amendment 7 moved by Claudia Beamish on motion S4M-10438 Margaret Burgess: Housing (Scotland) Bill—T
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Amendment 46 moved by Malcolm Chisholm on motion S4M-10438 Margaret Burgess: Housing (Scotland) Bill
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Motion S4M-10633: Kenneth Gibson, Cunninghame North, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 21/07/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-10343: Kenneth Gibson, Cunninghame North, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 13/06/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-10342: Kenneth Gibson, Cunninghame North, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 13/06/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-10341: Kenneth Gibson, Cunninghame North, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 13/06/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-10327: Kenneth Gibson, Cunninghame North, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 12/06/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-10295: Kenneth Gibson, Cunninghame North, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 11/06/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-10268: Kenneth Gibson, Cunninghame North, Scottish National Party, On Behalf of Finance Committee, Date Lodged: 10/06/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-10164: Kenneth Gibson, Cunninghame North, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 28/05/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-10077: Kenneth Gibson, Cunninghame North, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 17/05/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-10055: Kenneth Gibson, Cunninghame North, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 14/05/2014 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S4F-02217: Kenneth Gibson, Cunninghame North, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 23/06/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-03396: Kenneth Gibson, Cunninghame North, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 16/06/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-03317: Kenneth Gibson, Cunninghame North, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 22/05/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-03236: Kenneth Gibson, Cunninghame North, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 12/05/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4F-02090: Kenneth Gibson, Cunninghame North, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 12/05/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-20906: Kenneth Gibson, Cunninghame North, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 29/04/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-03182: Kenneth Gibson, Cunninghame North, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 28/04/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4F-02033: Kenneth Gibson, Cunninghame North, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 17/04/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4T-00648: Kenneth Gibson, Cunninghame North, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 24/03/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-03052: Kenneth Gibson, Cunninghame North, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 17/03/2014 Show Full Question >>