Mark Griffin MSP

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Meeting of the Parliament 09 February 2016 [Draft] : Tuesday, February 09, 2016


Mark Griffin (Central Scotland) (Lab)

I am pleased to have the opportunity to speak in the Public Audit Committee’s debate on Scotland’s colleges. I pay tribute to the Auditor General, her staff at Au...



Meeting of the Parliament 04 February 2016 [Draft] : Thursday, February 04, 2016


2. Mark Griffin (Central Scotland) (Lab)

To ask the Scottish Government when the Cabinet Secretary for Health, Wellbeing and Sport last met NHS Lanarkshire and what was discussed. (S4O-05525) ...



Meeting of the Parliament 04 February 2016 [Draft] : Thursday, February 04, 2016


Mark Griffin

How are NHS Lanarkshire and the Scottish Government responding to the outbreak of H1N1, otherwise known as swine flu, in the Cumbernauld and Kilsyth area? Can the cabinet secretary say wheth...



Meeting of the Parliament 02 February 2016 [Draft] : Tuesday, February 02, 2016


Mark Griffin (Central Scotland) (Lab)

I ask members to support amendments 18, 21 and 22. We believe that we need to put looked-after children at the heart of the attainment gap challenge, and we are s...



Meeting of the Parliament 02 February 2016 [Draft] : Tuesday, February 02, 2016


Mark Griffin

The cabinet secretary described the bill as “the start of a process”.



Meeting of the Parliament 02 February 2016 [Draft] : Tuesday, February 02, 2016


Mark Griffin

The national improvement framework will result in a new era of data gathering by the Scottish Government on educational performance and outcomes. That new data wi...



Meeting of the Parliament 02 February 2016 [Draft] : Tuesday, February 02, 2016


Mark Griffin

We believe in closing the attainment gap in our schools and we support the Government’s intention to do so. However, we remain concerned that, if additional resou...



Meeting of the Parliament 02 February 2016 [Draft] : Tuesday, February 02, 2016


Mark Griffin

Thousands of pupils who live in certain areas or experience deprivation in their family are missing out on the Scottish attainment challenge fund. We have consist...



Meeting of the Parliament 02 February 2016 [Draft] : Tuesday, February 02, 2016


Mark Griffin

Perhaps SNP members should have listened to the consistent calls that we have made over a number of months for our fair start funding to be supported by an increa...



Meeting of the Parliament 02 February 2016 [Draft] : Tuesday, February 02, 2016


Mark Griffin

The Scottish Labour Party is setting out a clear progressive agenda ahead of May’s election. We are setting out where we will raise additional funding to reverse the £500 million of Scottish...

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S4M-15128.1 Maureen Watt: Transplantation (Authorisation of Removal of Organs etc.) (Scotland) Bill—
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S4M-15128 Anne McTaggart: Transplantation (Authorisation of Removal of Organs etc.) (Scotland) Bill—
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Amendment 28 moved by Rhoda Grant on motion S4M-15561 Jamie Hepburn: Carers (Scotland) Bill—That the
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Amendment 29 moved by Rhoda Grant on motion S4M-15561 Jamie Hepburn: Carers (Scotland) Bill—That the
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Amendment 30 moved by Rhoda Grant on motion S4M-15561 Jamie Hepburn: Carers (Scotland) Bill—That the
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S4M-14673 Richard Simpson: Alcohol (Licensing, Public Health and Criminal Justice) (Scotland) Bill—T
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S4M-15522 John Swinney: Budget (Scotland) (No.5) Bill—That the Parliament agrees to the general prin
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Motion S4M-14111: Mark Griffin, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 01/09/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-13046: Mark Griffin, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 28/04/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-10185.2: Mark Griffin, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 02/06/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-09447.2: Mark Griffin, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 24/03/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-08563: Mark Griffin, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 10/12/2013 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-08437: Mark Griffin, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 28/11/2013 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-08270.1: Mark Griffin, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 12/11/2013 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-06836: Mark Griffin, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 03/06/2013 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-06588: Mark Griffin, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 14/05/2013 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-06373: Mark Griffin, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 26/04/2013 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S4O-05563: Mark Griffin, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 01/02/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-05525: Mark Griffin, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 25/01/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-05269: Mark Griffin, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 11/01/2016 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-05220: Mark Griffin, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 14/12/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-04778: Mark Griffin, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 02/11/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-04737: Mark Griffin, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 26/10/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4F-03003: Mark Griffin, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 05/10/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-27703: Mark Griffin, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 24/09/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-04654: Mark Griffin, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 21/09/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-04626: Mark Griffin, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 14/09/2015 Show Full Question >>

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