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Kenny MacAskill MSP

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

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Parliamentary Activities

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Justice Committee 30 September 2014 : Tuesday, September 30, 2014
The Cabinet Secretary for Justice (Kenny MacAskill)

Thank you, convener.

I welcome this opport...

Justice Committee 30 September 2014 : Tuesday, September 30, 2014
Kenny MacAskill

The changes cover alternatives to prosecution, because that is where the gap is; we are already covered with regard to convictions. There are two types of ATP: th...

Justice Committee 30 September 2014 : Tuesday, September 30, 2014
Kenny MacAskill

Yes. I will defer to official wisdom, but—



Justice Committee 30 September 2014 : Tuesday, September 30, 2014
Kenny MacAskill

One analogy might be with a fiscal order that had been given to somebody such as a pharmacist, which would be classified as an alternative to prosecution. That pr...

Justice Committee 30 September 2014 : Tuesday, September 30, 2014
Kenny MacAskill

Yes, that would be rare but, as we seek a greater use of direct measures, there are scenarios where fiscal fines, fiscal work orders and so on might be given. A c...

Justice Committee 30 September 2014 : Tuesday, September 30, 2014
Kenny MacAskill

We also have common-law offences. If a police officer is involved in corruption or has been corrupted by others—we have seen such charges—other offences are avail...

Justice Committee 30 September 2014 : Tuesday, September 30, 2014
Kenny MacAskill

I do not have any qualms about that. I think that the Crown is perfectly satisfied with what we are proposing, as are the police. Those who hold the office of con...

Justice Committee 30 September 2014 : Tuesday, September 30, 2014
Kenny MacAskill

Obviously, we have gone out to consultation and we are looking to address matters. However, there has been a decision of the Supreme Court down south, the effects...

Justice Committee 30 September 2014 : Tuesday, September 30, 2014
Kenny MacAskill

I am pleased to be here today to assist the committee in its consideration of the instrument.

Justice Committee 30 September 2014 : Tuesday, September 30, 2014
Kenny MacAskill

I do not think that it is a question of affordability. The board is operating. Members of the committee will have noted the on-going debate between the profession...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult

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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NoDefeated

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

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EventIdTypeSub TypeMSP NameParty NameConstituencyRegionTitleItemTextFormattedAnswer DateAnswerStatusIdExpectedAnswerDateAnsweredByMspApprovedDateSubmissionDateMeetingDateProductionStatusIdRecordStatusIdStatus DateOnBehalfOfConsideredForMembersBusinessCrossPartySupportRegisteredInterestSupportCountSupportDateIsEventLinkCurrentMinister
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 >>
Motion S4M-09557.2: Kenny MacAskill, Edinburgh Eastern, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 01/04/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-09160: Kenny MacAskill, Edinburgh Eastern, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 25/02/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-09133.1: Kenny MacAskill, Edinburgh Eastern, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 25/02/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-08673: Kenny MacAskill, Edinburgh Eastern, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/12/2013 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-08672: Kenny MacAskill, Edinburgh Eastern, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/12/2013 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-08562: Kenny MacAskill, Edinburgh Eastern, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 10/12/2013 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-08172.2: Kenny MacAskill, Edinburgh Eastern, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 05/11/2013 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-32099: 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-32097: Kenny MacAskill, Lothians, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 28/02/2007 Show Full Question >>
Question S2W-32098: 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 >>
Question S2W-32096: Kenny MacAskill, Lothians, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 28/02/2007 Show Full Question >>

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