Margaret McCulloch MSP

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Meeting of the Parliament 01 April 2014 : Tuesday, April 01, 2014
Margaret McCulloch (Central Scotland) (Lab) The world that we live in is constantly changing and evolving. Economic change, technological change and political change have shaped a world that is very different from the one that I grew up in. We have seen the end of the iron curtain and the introduction of the European single currency. We have ...

Equal Opportunities Committee 27 March 2014 : Thursday, March 27, 2014
The Convener (Margaret McCulloch) I welcome everyone to the seventh meeting in 2014 of the Equal Opportunities Committee. I ask everyone to set their electronic devices to flight mode or to switch them off.

We will begin with introductions. At the table, we have our clerking and research team, together with official repor...

Equal Opportunities Committee 27 March 2014 : Thursday, March 27, 2014
The Convener We took item 1 on our agenda in private. The second item is a decision on taking business in private. Members are asked to agree to take in private consideration of a draft report on the fathers and parenting inquiry at this and future meetings. Do members agree?

Members indicated agreeme...

Equal Opportunities Committee 27 March 2014 : Thursday, March 27, 2014
The Convener Members are also asked to agree to take in private consideration of the approach to draft budget scrutiny 2015-16 at future meetings. Do members agree?

Members indicated agreement.



Equal Opportunities Committee 27 March 2014 : Thursday, March 27, 2014
The Convener Agenda item 3 is oral evidence on our fathers and parenting inquiry. We have two panels of witnesses today, and we will conclude with evidence from the Minister for Children and Young People.

I welcome our first panel of witnesses. I ask you all to introduce yourselves in turn.


Equal Opportunities Committee 27 March 2014 : Thursday, March 27, 2014
The Convener I ask the witnesses to indicate to me or the clerk on my left when they wish to speak.

We have heard evidence from fathers, support groups, employers and trade unions; this is our fourth evidence session. We have a number of questions to ask. If you would like to give further information,...

Equal Opportunities Committee 27 March 2014 : Thursday, March 27, 2014
The Convener Who would like to speak first? Will I pick someone?



Equal Opportunities Committee 27 March 2014 : Thursday, March 27, 2014
The Convener You have volunteered, so on you go.



Equal Opportunities Committee 27 March 2014 : Thursday, March 27, 2014
The Convener My question is for Inez Murray and is on attracting men into childcare. When you advertise for staff, what is the ratio of male applicants to female applicants?

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Equal Opportunities Committee 27 March 2014 : Thursday, March 27, 2014
The Convener Could you give us an overview of sure start and what the organisation does?

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S4M-09557.2 Kenny MacAskill: Stop and Search—As an amendment to motion S4M-09557 in the name of Alis
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S4M-09557 Alison McInnes: Stop and Search—That the Parliament notes that stop and search is an opera
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S4M-09558.2 Michael Matheson: Improving Scotland’s Mental Health—As an amendment to motion S4M-09558
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S4M-09558.1 Richard Simpson: Improving Scotland’s Mental Health—As an amendment to motion S4M-09558
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S4M-09558 Jim Hume: Improving Scotland’s Mental Health—That the Parliament notes that one in four ad
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S4M-09547.1 Jackson Carlaw: Scotland, A Good Global Citizen—As an amendment to motion S4M-09547 in t
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S4M-09482.1 Jackie Baillie: Child Poverty—As an amendment to motion S4M-09482 in the name of Margare
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S4M-09482.3 Liz Smith: Child Poverty—As an amendment to motion S4M-09482 in the name of Margaret Bur
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Motion S4M-09631: Margaret McCulloch, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 04/04/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-09053: Margaret McCulloch, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 17/02/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-08594: Margaret McCulloch, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 11/12/2013 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-08138: Margaret McCulloch, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 31/10/2013 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-07558: Margaret McCulloch, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 30/08/2013 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-06108: Margaret McCulloch, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 26/03/2013 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-05786: Margaret McCulloch, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 28/02/2013 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-05350: Margaret McCulloch, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 11/01/2013 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-05269: Margaret McCulloch, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 19/12/2012 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-04347: Margaret McCulloch, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 02/10/2012 Show Full Motion >>
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