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Meeting of the Parliament 25 September 2014 : Thursday, September 25, 2014
Kenneth Gibson (Cunninghame North) (SNP)

Can the cabinet secretary confirm that, in the west of Scotland, specifically North Ayrshire, capital projects such as the new Garnock academy, Ayrshire central h...

Meeting of the Parliament 21 August 2014 : Thursday, August 21, 2014
Kenneth Gibson (Cunninghame North) (SNP) Despite Alistair Darling’s refusal to admit during the recent televised debate that Scotland could be a successful independent nation, other prominent unionist politicians, including the Prime Minister, David Cameron, accept that it could be. How do we know that? We know that because David Cameron s...

Meeting of the Parliament 19 August 2014 : Tuesday, August 19, 2014
Kenneth Gibson (Cunninghame North) (SNP) The cabinet secretary will be aware of the governor’s statement to the Scottish Council for Development and Industry on 20 January that

“The Bank of England, which is a financial technocratic institution, would implement whatever monetary arrangements were decided”.

Does the ca...

Meeting of the Parliament 19 August 2014 : Tuesday, August 19, 2014
Kenneth Gibson (Cunninghame North) (SNP) I, too, thank the cabinet secretary for his statement. I represent an island community, and I understand that there have been discussions since at least November 2012 on the designs to replace ferries on the Brodick to Ardrossan route over the next few years. Can the cabinet secretary tell us when t...

Meeting of the Parliament 19 August 2014 : Tuesday, August 19, 2014
Kenneth Gibson (Cunninghame North) (SNP) I thank the people who have been involved in the bill’s progress: the members of the Finance Committee; committee clerks; the committee’s adviser, Professor Gavin McEwen, who was mentioned by Gavin Brown; and the organisations and individuals who took the time to respond to the consultation and give...

Meeting of the Parliament 19 August 2014 : Tuesday, August 19, 2014
Kenneth Gibson I apologise.



Meeting of the Parliament 19 August 2014 : Tuesday, August 19, 2014
Kenneth Gibson I can see how much attention members have been paying to my speech, given that I am about a third of the way through and I have only just realised that they could not hear me.



Meeting of the Parliament 19 August 2014 : Tuesday, August 19, 2014
Kenneth Gibson That is a great vote of confidence. Perhaps I should sit down now.

Under the bill, the relationship between the tax authority and taxpayers will be clarified. I am optimistic that the bill creates a strong statutory framework for devolved taxes, clearly defining the duties, rights and pow...

Meeting of the Parliament 19 August 2014 : Tuesday, August 19, 2014
Kenneth Gibson (Cunninghame North) (SNP) I congratulate my colleague Gordon MacDonald on securing the debate.

The benefits of convenience stores in Scotland are many, as we have heard. Such stores boost employment, allow people to start up and develop their own businesses, enhance the Scottish economy and serve local communities...

Finance Committee 13 August 2014 : Wednesday, August 13, 2014
The Convener (Kenneth Gibson) Good morning and welcome to the 23rd meeting in 2014 of the Finance Committee of the Scottish Parliament. I ask everyone present to please turn off mobile phones and other electronic devices.

We have received apologies from Gavin Brown, who has indicated that he is unable to be here for t...

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S4M-11029.4 Claudia Beamish: UN Climate Summit 2014—As an amendment to motion S4M-11029 in the name
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S4M-11029.1 Jamie McGrigor: UN Climate Summit 2014—As an amendment to motion S4M-11029 in the name o
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NoDefeated

S4M-11029 Paul Wheelhouse: UN Climate Summit 2014—That the Parliament welcomes the successful climat
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YesCarried

S4M-11023.1 Mary Fee: Housing Supply—As an amendment to motion S4M-11023 in the name of Margaret Bu
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NoDefeated

S4M-11023.3 Alex Johnstone: Housing Supply—As an amendment to motion S4M-11023 in the name of Marg
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S4M-11023.2 Jim Hume: Housing Supply—As an amendment to motion S4M-11023 in the name of Margaret Bur
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NoDefeated

S4M-11023 Margaret Burgess: Housing Supply—That the Parliament recognises that housing is and will
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YesCarried

S4M-10843.1.2 Ruth Davidson: Scotland’s Future—As an amendment to amendment S4M-10843.1 in the name
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NoDefeated

S4M-10843.1.1 Willie Rennie: Scotland’s Future—As an amendment to amendment S4M-10843.1 in the name
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S4M-10843.1 Johann Lamont: Scotland’s Future—As an amendment to motion S4M-10843 in the name of Alex
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Motion S4M-11035: Kenneth Gibson, Cunninghame North, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 30/09/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11006: Kenneth Gibson, Cunninghame North, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 25/09/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-10977: Kenneth Gibson, Cunninghame North, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 22/09/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-10976: Kenneth Gibson, Cunninghame North, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 22/09/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-10969: Kenneth Gibson, Cunninghame North, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 22/09/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-10859: Kenneth Gibson, Cunninghame North, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 21/08/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-10803.1: Kenneth Gibson, Cunninghame North, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 14/08/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-10662: Kenneth Gibson, Cunninghame North, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 27/07/2014 Show Full Motion >>
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 >>
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Question S4O-03471: Kenneth Gibson, Cunninghame North, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 04/08/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-03429: Kenneth Gibson, Cunninghame North, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 28/07/2014 Show Full Question >>
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 >>