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Welfare Reform Committee 23 June 2015 : Tuesday, June 23, 2015


Margaret McDougall

They will not be experts in all those fields.



Welfare Reform Committee 23 June 2015 : Tuesday, June 23, 2015


Margaret McDougall

You are talking about health professionals. Do they specialise in any particular condition? If someone has a mental health condition, is there a particular assess...



Welfare Reform Committee 23 June 2015 : Tuesday, June 23, 2015


Margaret McDougall

Okay. Thank you.



Welfare Reform Committee 23 June 2015 : Tuesday, June 23, 2015


Margaret McDougall

If someone with a disability or a condition that is not going to get any better was previously provided with a lifetime award of disability living allowance, will...



Welfare Reform Committee 23 June 2015 : Tuesday, June 23, 2015


Margaret McDougall

Are any spot checks done? Does your service check a certain number of your assessments? 11:15  



Welfare Reform Committee 23 June 2015 : Tuesday, June 23, 2015


Margaret McDougall

We have heard of a recent high-profile case in which a young girl who was a Paralympian lost her PIP because the assessors said that she could walk. I think that ...



Welfare Reform Committee 23 June 2015 : Tuesday, June 23, 2015


Margaret McDougall

One of the questions is about whether the person can walk 20 feet or yards. Do you think that that is a practical assessment? Often, they have to walk that distan...



Welfare Reform Committee 23 June 2015 : Tuesday, June 23, 2015


Margaret McDougall

One person who gave evidence to us felt that the PIP assessment is geared more towards mental health issues than physical health problems. What do you do about that?



Welfare Reform Committee 23 June 2015 : Tuesday, June 23, 2015


Margaret McDougall

We read evidence of one case in which a lady could not get parked—she had to go round and round looking for a place to park—and as a result she was late for her a...



Welfare Reform Committee 23 June 2015 : Tuesday, June 23, 2015


Margaret McDougall

What happens if someone turns up late? We have heard evidence that some people have had to travel quite a distance. For example, we have heard of someone from Fif...

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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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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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NoCarried

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Motion S4M-13587: Margaret McDougall, West Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 19/06/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-13521: Margaret McDougall, West Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 15/06/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-13520: Margaret McDougall, West Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 15/06/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-13296: Margaret McDougall, West Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 27/05/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12961: Margaret McDougall, West Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 20/04/2015 Show Full Motion >>
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 >>
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Question S4O-04468: Margaret McDougall, West Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 10/06/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-04324: Margaret McDougall, West Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 06/05/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-25351: Margaret McDougall, West Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 23/04/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-04241: Margaret McDougall, West Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 15/04/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-25162: Margaret McDougall, West Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 30/03/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-25163: Margaret McDougall, West Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 30/03/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-25165: Margaret McDougall, West Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 30/03/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-25164: Margaret McDougall, West Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 30/03/2015 Show Full Question >>
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 >>