Margaret McDougall MSP

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Standards, Procedures and Public Appointments Committee 26 March 2015 : Thursday, March 26, 2015
Margaret McDougall

What should the procedure be to remove an elected convener?



Standards, Procedures and Public Appointments Committee 26 March 2015 : Thursday, March 26, 2015
Margaret McDougall

I thought that all ministers were excluded, but it is only the ministers who are relevant to the committee that is up for ballot.



Standards, Procedures and Public Appointments Committee 26 March 2015 : Thursday, March 26, 2015
Margaret McDougall

It feels like a huge majority.



Standards, Procedures and Public Appointments Committee 26 March 2015 : Thursday, March 26, 2015
Margaret McDougall

I am thinking about the situation that we are in at the moment, where there is a huge majority.



Standards, Procedures and Public Appointments Committee 26 March 2015 : Thursday, March 26, 2015
Margaret McDougall

For clarification, is it the case in Westminster that ministers cannot vote in those ballots?



Standards, Procedures and Public Appointments Committee 26 March 2015 : Thursday, March 26, 2015
Margaret McDougall

Professor Jeffrey touched on my second question, which is about whether the move would enhance scrutiny, and I wonder whether Dr White and Professor Mitchell can give their views on that. In...

Standards, Procedures and Public Appointments Committee 26 March 2015 : Thursday, March 26, 2015
Margaret McDougall (West Scotland) (Lab)

Good morning. Would elected conveners enhance power sharing and accountability between members, the Parliament, the Scottish Government and the Scottish people?
Welfare Reform Committee 24 March 2015 : Tuesday, March 24, 2015
Margaret McDougall

Is there a timescale for implementation of your recommendations?



Welfare Reform Committee 24 March 2015 : Tuesday, March 24, 2015
Margaret McDougall

We have already heard about consistency in letters. There is also the issue of consistency, or the lack of it, in assessments. How often will that be checked? How...

Welfare Reform Committee 24 March 2015 : Tuesday, March 24, 2015
Margaret McDougall

Like most of my colleagues, I was really surprised to hear your comments about communication and the letters about the outcomes of assessments, which you said you...

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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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NoDefeated

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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NoCarried

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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Not VotedCarried

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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YesDefeated

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-12723: Margaret McDougall, West Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 18/03/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12549: Margaret McDougall, West Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 05/03/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12040: Margaret McDougall, West Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 12/01/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11646: Margaret McDougall, West Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 21/11/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11248: Margaret McDougall, West Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 20/10/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-10826: Margaret McDougall, West Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 18/08/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-10506: Margaret McDougall, West Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 27/06/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-09775: Margaret McDougall, West Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 22/04/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-08936: Margaret McDougall, West Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 03/02/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-08429: Margaret McDougall, West Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 27/11/2013 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S4W-24978: Margaret McDougall, West Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 18/03/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-04141: Margaret McDougall, West Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 09/03/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-24578: Margaret McDougall, West Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 23/02/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-24575: Margaret McDougall, West Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 23/02/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-24576: Margaret McDougall, West Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 23/02/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-24579: Margaret McDougall, West Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 23/02/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-24577: Margaret McDougall, West Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 23/02/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-24574: Margaret McDougall, West Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 23/02/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-23910: Margaret McDougall, West Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 07/01/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-23909: Margaret McDougall, West Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 07/01/2015 Show Full Question >>