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Meeting of the Parliament 23 April 2015 : Thursday, April 23, 2015


Margaret McDougall

This year, Ayrshire College and other colleges had to cover a shortfall in student support funding by using depreciation funds—money that is not meant to be used ...



Meeting of the Parliament 23 April 2015 : Thursday, April 23, 2015


8. Margaret McDougall (West Scotland) (Lab)

To ask the Scottish Government what its response is to reports that Ayrshire College is facing a shortfall in student support funding. (S4O-04241)



Meeting of the Parliament 22 April 2015 : Wednesday, April 22, 2015


Margaret McDougall

I remind members how important it is that we have a robust and wide range of measures in place to deal with breaches of the rules. The Scottish Parliament has see...



Meeting of the Parliament 22 April 2015 : Wednesday, April 22, 2015


Margaret McDougall

I will have to check the record to see what Gil Paterson actually said.



Meeting of the Parliament 22 April 2015 : Wednesday, April 22, 2015


Margaret McDougall

Gil Paterson and Cameron Buchanan talked about the committee’s original proposal to remove the criminal offence for failure to register or to declare an interest....



Meeting of the Parliament 22 April 2015 : Wednesday, April 22, 2015


Margaret McDougall

The registers provide a history of information about things such as members’ external employment or significant gifts to members, which is of genuine public interest. Researchers may want ac...



Meeting of the Parliament 22 April 2015 : Wednesday, April 22, 2015


Margaret McDougall (West Scotland) (Lab)

I have enjoyed listening to the speeches in this short but important debate. I thank members for their contributions and the clerks for their support in preparing...



Welfare Reform Committee 21 April 2015 : Tuesday, April 21, 2015


Margaret McDougall

If sanctions are increasing but the number of appeals is not increasing in line with that, we must be missing a trick somewhere, because the message is not gettin...



Welfare Reform Committee 21 April 2015 : Tuesday, April 21, 2015


Margaret McDougall

One or two of you have pointed out that people are not actually using the appeals system as well as they might. Quite often, third sector bodies such as Citizens ...



Welfare Reform Committee 21 April 2015 : Tuesday, April 21, 2015


Margaret McDougall

The United Kingdom Government’s perception is that it is the children of people who for one reason or another are unable to work who are suffering, but the issue ...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult

S4M-12994 Michael Matheson: Air Weapons and Licensing (Scotland) Bill—That the Parliament agrees to
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S4M-12878 Michael Matheson: Prisoners (Control of Release) (Scotland) Bill—That the Parliament agree
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YesCarried

S4M-12857.2 John Swinney: Scotland’s Economy and Finances—As an amendment to motion S4M-12857 in the
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NoCarried

S4M-12857.1 Jackie Baillie: Scotland’s Economy and Finances—As an amendment to motion S4M-12857 in t
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YesDefeated

S4M-12857 Gavin Brown: Scotland’s Economy and Finances—That the Parliament notes that the Scottish G
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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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S4M-12776.1 Willie Rennie: Supporting Scotland’s Economy—As an amendment to motion S4M-12776 in the
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S4M-12776.2 Patrick Harvie: Supporting Scotland’s Economy—As an amendment to motion S4M-12776 in the
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S4M-12776 Jackie Baillie: Supporting Scotland’s Economy—That the Parliament rejects the UK Governmen
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NoCarried

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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 >>
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 >>
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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-25164: 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-25162: 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-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-24577: Margaret McDougall, West Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 23/02/2015 Show Full Question >>