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  • Member for: Edinburgh Eastern
  • Region: Lothian
  • Party: Scottish National Party

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Parliamentary Activities

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Meeting of the Parliament 24 March 2015 : Tuesday, March 24, 2015
Kenny MacAskill

The initiative helped to give Scotland a slight edge, but it did not represent the changes that were sought by the universities north and south of the border. How...

Meeting of the Parliament 24 March 2015 : Tuesday, March 24, 2015
Kenny MacAskill (Edinburgh Eastern) (SNP)

It would be useful to make three preliminary points. First, although the consensus in the debate is in many ways heartening, I hope that I am not being too churli...

Meeting of the Parliament 19 March 2015 : Thursday, March 19, 2015
Kenny MacAskill (Edinburgh Eastern) (SNP)

I join in with the spirit of consensus and agree with a great many of the points that John Pentland made. I put on record that integrating health and social care ...

Public Petitions Committee 03 March 2015 : Tuesday, March 03, 2015
Kenny MacAskill

What position do the cancer charities such as Cancer Research UK, Macmillan Cancer Support and the Breast Cancer Campaign take on the issue?



Public Petitions Committee 03 March 2015 : Tuesday, March 03, 2015
Kenny MacAskill

I think that we should close the petition. The petitioner has made her point, although I do not necessarily agree with her. I tend to take the position that the c...

Public Petitions Committee 03 March 2015 : Tuesday, March 03, 2015
Kenny MacAskill

I know that we are proposing to write to an extensive list of people, but Mrs Maxwell also mentioned social workers. Perhaps we could write to Alan Baird, the chi...

Public Petitions Committee 03 March 2015 : Tuesday, March 03, 2015
Kenny MacAskill

I think that we should write to the Scottish Government to ask for its position. There is clearly a gap here. I know from dealing with a constituent’s issue, whic...

Public Petitions Committee 03 March 2015 : Tuesday, March 03, 2015
Kenny MacAskill

We might be able to take some informal soundings from the Economy, Energy and Tourism Committee. Notwithstanding the legitimate comments that Iain Gray made, it a...

Public Petitions Committee 03 March 2015 : Tuesday, March 03, 2015
Kenny MacAskill

Yes. Things are moving there.

Public Petitions Committee 03 March 2015 : Tuesday, March 03, 2015
Kenny MacAskill (Edinburgh Eastern) (SNP)

I think that there is a way between the two options. It seems to be a fluid situation. Iain Gray is quite correct that there has been almost a democratic deficit,...

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S4M-12776.4 John Swinney: Supporting Scotland’s Economy—As an amendment to motion S4M-12776 in the n
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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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S4M-12776.2 Patrick Harvie: Supporting Scotland’s Economy—As an amendment to motion S4M-12776 in the
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NoDefeated

S4M-12776 Jackie Baillie: Supporting Scotland’s Economy—That the Parliament rejects the UK Governmen
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YesCarried

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

S4M-12763 Humza Yousaf: Post-study Work Visas—That the Parliament welcomes the publication of the Po
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YesCarried

S4M-12678.2 Roseanna Cunningham: An End to In-work Poverty—As an amendment to motion S4M-12678 in th
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S4M-12678.3 Neil Findlay: An End to In-work Poverty—As an amendment to motion S4M-12678 in the name
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NoDefeated

S4M-12678.1 Annabel Goldie: An End to In-work Poverty—As an amendment to motion S4M-12678 in the nam
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NoDefeated

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Motion S4M-12782: Kenny MacAskill, Edinburgh Eastern, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 24/03/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11567: Kenny MacAskill, Edinburgh Eastern, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 17/11/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11314: Kenny MacAskill, Edinburgh Eastern, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 28/10/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11278: Kenny MacAskill, Edinburgh Eastern, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 23/10/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11277: Kenny MacAskill, Edinburgh Eastern, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 23/10/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11114.2: Kenny MacAskill, Edinburgh Eastern, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 07/10/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11101: Kenny MacAskill, Edinburgh Eastern, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 06/10/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-10964: Kenny MacAskill, Edinburgh Eastern, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 22/09/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-10634: Kenny MacAskill, Edinburgh Eastern, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 21/07/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-10278: Kenny MacAskill, Edinburgh Eastern, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 10/06/2014 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S3W-33254: Kenny MacAskill, Edinburgh East and Musselburgh, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/04/2010 Show Full Question >>
Question S2W-32438: Kenny MacAskill, Lothians, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 15/03/2007 Show Full Question >>
Question S2W-32439: Kenny MacAskill, Lothians, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 15/03/2007 Show Full Question >>
Question S2W-32437: Kenny MacAskill, Lothians, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 15/03/2007 Show Full Question >>
Question S2W-32098: Kenny MacAskill, Lothians, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 28/02/2007 Show Full Question >>
Question S2W-32099: Kenny MacAskill, Lothians, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 28/02/2007 Show Full Question >>
Question S2W-32096: Kenny MacAskill, Lothians, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 28/02/2007 Show Full Question >>
Question S2W-32097: Kenny MacAskill, Lothians, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 28/02/2007 Show Full Question >>
Question S2W-32094: Kenny MacAskill, Lothians, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 28/02/2007 Show Full Question >>
Question S2W-32095: Kenny MacAskill, Lothians, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 28/02/2007 Show Full Question >>

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