Kenny MacAskill MSP

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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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Public Petitions Committee 23 June 2015 : Tuesday, June 23, 2015


Kenny MacAskill

I think that the petition should be closed. There is a good deal of sympathy for Mr McLean, but—as we see from the Sheriffs Association submission—it would involv...



Public Petitions Committee 23 June 2015 : Tuesday, June 23, 2015


Kenny MacAskill

It might be premature to do anything. I am at a loss to see what we should do. There is a suggestion that we get further information, but the subject does not see...



Public Petitions Committee 23 June 2015 : Tuesday, June 23, 2015


Kenny MacAskill

We should write to the incoming Lord President, whoever he or she may be, to ask them what their views are given the clear expressions of not just one but two Jud...



Public Petitions Committee 23 June 2015 : Tuesday, June 23, 2015


Kenny MacAskill

Presumably, the register would be financial and pecuniary. A lot of the recusals that are made at the moment will be because a judge has knowledge of a witness or...



Public Petitions Committee 23 June 2015 : Tuesday, June 23, 2015


Kenny MacAskill (Edinburgh Eastern) (SNP)

I see the logic of where you are coming from, but who would impose the sanction in the event of a breach or failure? Would it come back to the Lord President or t...



Public Petitions Committee 09 June 2015 : Tuesday, June 09, 2015


Kenny MacAskill

I think that it would be worth inquiring of Transport Scotland what its position is on Transport for London’s eligibility criteria. It seems that there are differ...



Public Petitions Committee 09 June 2015 : Tuesday, June 09, 2015


Kenny MacAskill

I think that we should close the petition. If there are issues regarding the nature of the proceedings, that should be the subject of a discussion between the pet...



Public Petitions Committee 09 June 2015 : Tuesday, June 09, 2015


Kenny MacAskill

The Parliament has legislated for a sentencing council and the Government is in the process of establishing it. It is not yet up and running, but the direction of...



Public Petitions Committee 09 June 2015 : Tuesday, June 09, 2015


Kenny MacAskill

Do you also agree that the mandatory sentence for a murder is a life sentence and that although people can be released on parole they are on lifelong licence unti...



Public Petitions Committee 09 June 2015 : Tuesday, June 09, 2015


Kenny MacAskill (Edinburgh Eastern) (SNP)

I, too, express my sorrow for your loss. Do you accept that other prisoners in the system who have been given tariffs of, say, 30 years might find themselves endi...

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Amendment 1 moved by Alex Fergusson on motion S4M-13606 Michael Matheson: Air Weapons and Licensing
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Amendment 3 moved by Alex Fergusson on motion S4M-13606 Michael Matheson: Air Weapons and Licensing
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Amendment 4 moved by Alex Fergusson on motion S4M-13606 Michael Matheson: Air Weapons and Licensing
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Amendment 5 moved by Patrick Harvie on motion S4M-13606 Michael Matheson: Air Weapons and Licensing
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Amendment 6 moved by Patrick Harvie on motion S4M-13606 Michael Matheson: Air Weapons and Licensing
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Amendment 7 moved by Patrick Harvie on motion S4M-13606 Michael Matheson: Air Weapons and Licensing
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Motion S4M-13571: Kenny MacAskill, Edinburgh Eastern, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 18/06/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-13446: Kenny MacAskill, Edinburgh Eastern, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 10/06/2015 Show Full Motion >>
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 >>
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Question S4W-26889: Kenny MacAskill, Edinburgh Eastern, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 27/07/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-26731: Kenny MacAskill, Edinburgh Eastern, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 15/07/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-26203: Kenny MacAskill, Edinburgh Eastern, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 18/06/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-26200: Kenny MacAskill, Edinburgh Eastern, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 18/06/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-26201: Kenny MacAskill, Edinburgh Eastern, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 18/06/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-26202: Kenny MacAskill, Edinburgh Eastern, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 18/06/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-26198: Kenny MacAskill, Edinburgh Eastern, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 18/06/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-26199: Kenny MacAskill, Edinburgh Eastern, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 18/06/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-04366: Kenny MacAskill, Edinburgh Eastern, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/05/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-04305: Kenny MacAskill, Edinburgh Eastern, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 05/05/2015 Show Full Question >>

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