Marco Biagi MSP

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Marco Biagi MSP

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

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Parliamentary Activities

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Meeting of the Parliament 23 June 2015 : Tuesday, June 23, 2015


The Minister for Local Government and Community Empowerment (Marco Biagi)

Like all members, I am delighted that we have the opportunity to commend Kinghorn lifeboat station and its volunteer crews for all the valuable work that they do ...



Meeting of the Parliament 18 June 2015 : Thursday, June 18, 2015


Marco Biagi

The commission’s remit states that we are to “identify and examine ...



Meeting of the Parliament 18 June 2015 : Thursday, June 18, 2015


The Minister for Local Government and Community Empowerment (Marco Biagi)

The commission on local tax reform is an independent commission that I jointly convene as the Scottish Government nominee, alongside David O’Neill, the president ...



Meeting of the Parliament 17 June 2015 : Wednesday, June 17, 2015


Marco Biagi

I am not going to do any more puns. [Applause.] The priority and need of this community here is, first, for me to stop telling bad jokes and, secondly, for me to wind up the debate.

Meeting of the Parliament 17 June 2015 : Wednesday, June 17, 2015


Marco Biagi

Indeed—I was just about to come on to that point in responding to the question that Tavish Scott raised about scrutiny. We have heard from other front-bench membe...



Meeting of the Parliament 17 June 2015 : Wednesday, June 17, 2015


Marco Biagi

To Mr Stewart? Always.



Meeting of the Parliament 17 June 2015 : Wednesday, June 17, 2015


Marco Biagi

I could not let Alison Johnstone be the only member to deliver a pun today, could I? I can actually speak now, which is an improvement.



Meeting of the Parliament 17 June 2015 : Wednesday, June 17, 2015


Marco Biagi

I want to identify a problem with the bill. I know that this is a pretty late stage to do that, given that this is the winding-up speech at stage 3, but the probl...



Meeting of the Parliament 17 June 2015 : Wednesday, June 17, 2015


Marco Biagi

I just want to say that I know how the member feels.



Meeting of the Parliament 17 June 2015 : Wednesday, June 17, 2015


Marco Biagi

Yes. That takes me back to the discussion that I had with Alex Fergusson on amendments regarding communities of interest. In this bill we are allowing the transfe...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult

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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Amendment 15 moved by Cameron Buchanan on motion S4M-13606 Michael Matheson: Air Weapons and Licensi
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Amendment 17 moved by Cameron Buchanan on motion S4M-13606 Michael Matheson: Air Weapons and Licensi
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Amendment 22 moved by Cara Hilton on motion S4M-13606 Michael Matheson: Air Weapons and Licensing (S
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Amendment 19 moved by Michael Matheson on motion S4M-13606 Michael Matheson: Air Weapons and Licensi
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YesCarried

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Motion S4M-13523: Marco Biagi, Edinburgh Central, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 15/06/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-13207: Marco Biagi, Edinburgh Central, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/05/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12423: Marco Biagi, Edinburgh Central, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 24/02/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12220: Marco Biagi, Edinburgh Central, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 02/02/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11597: Marco Biagi, Edinburgh Central, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 18/11/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11537: Marco Biagi, Edinburgh Central, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 12/11/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11342: Marco Biagi, Edinburgh Central, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 29/10/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11341: Marco Biagi, Edinburgh Central, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 29/10/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11324: Marco Biagi, Edinburgh Central, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 28/10/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11237: Marco Biagi, Edinburgh Central, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 17/10/2014 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S4O-03642: Marco Biagi, Edinburgh Central, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 27/10/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-03574: Marco Biagi, Edinburgh Central, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 29/09/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-03499: Marco Biagi, Edinburgh Central, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 11/08/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-03457: Marco Biagi, Edinburgh Central, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 04/08/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-22195: Marco Biagi, Edinburgh Central, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 23/07/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-21920: Marco Biagi, Edinburgh Central, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 25/06/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-03337: Marco Biagi, Edinburgh Central, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 02/06/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4F-02142: Marco Biagi, Edinburgh Central, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 31/05/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-03268: Marco Biagi, Edinburgh Central, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/05/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-03242: Marco Biagi, Edinburgh Central, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 12/05/2014 Show Full Question >>

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