Michael Matheson MSP

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Michael Matheson MSP

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  • Member for: Falkirk West
  • Region: Central Scotland
  • Party: Scottish National Party

Michael is a member of the following Committees:

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Parliamentary Activities

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Meeting of the Parliament 26 March 2015 Business until 15:06 : Thursday, March 26, 2015
Michael Matheson

There are no plans to change terms and conditions for police officers in Scotland. We have been very clear on that issue in recent years. I am aware of significan...

Meeting of the Parliament 26 March 2015 Business until 15:06 : Thursday, March 26, 2015
Michael Matheson

If the member had paid attention to my response to questions on the issue last week, she would know that I made clear the Government’s record on the matter. We se...

Meeting of the Parliament 26 March 2015 Business until 15:06 : Thursday, March 26, 2015
The Cabinet Secretary for Justice (Michael Matheson)

The good work of British Transport Police officers and staff in Scotland is valued by the Scottish Government and the people of Scotland. Protecting and maintaining their specialist skills a...

Meeting of the Parliament 17 March 2015 : Tuesday, March 17, 2015
Michael Matheson

It is worth keeping it in mind that a range of organisations opposed the idea that the functions should be devolved in the first place. A number of organisations were not satisfied with the ...

Meeting of the Parliament 17 March 2015 : Tuesday, March 17, 2015
Michael Matheson

I return to my original answer. In 2011, we set out our position that British transport policing in Scotland should be integrated into the police structure at that time, which was before the...

Meeting of the Parliament 17 March 2015 : Tuesday, March 17, 2015
Michael Matheson

Resourcing will be an important part of our consideration. It is worth keeping in mind that the British Transport Police in Scotland is currently funded through N...

Meeting of the Parliament 17 March 2015 : Tuesday, March 17, 2015
Michael Matheson

If the member recognises that the topic was in our white paper, he must have been aware of our policy position on the matter.

Meeting of the Parliament 17 March 2015 : Tuesday, March 17, 2015
Michael Matheson

On the member’s first point, I am more than happy to engage with ASLEF and any other stakeholder that has an interest in the particular issue.


Meeting of the Parliament 17 March 2015 : Tuesday, March 17, 2015
The Cabinet Secretary for Justice (Michael Matheson)

The Scottish Government has been consistent in its view on integrating the British Transport Police in Scotland with Police Scotland, and that view has been made ...

Meeting of the Parliament 12 March 2015 : Thursday, March 12, 2015
Michael Matheson

I am aware of the long-standing case that Linda Fabiani has highlighted and of the evidence that was provided at the Justice Sub-Committee on Policing.

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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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YesCarried

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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Not VotedCarried

S4M-12763 Humza Yousaf: Post-study Work Visas—That the Parliament welcomes the publication of the Po
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S4M-12678.2 Roseanna Cunningham: An End to In-work Poverty—As an amendment to motion S4M-12678 in th
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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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NoDefeated

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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EventIdTypeSub TypeMSP NameParty NameConstituencyRegionTitleItemTextFormattedAnswer DateAnswerStatusIdExpectedAnswerDateAnsweredByMspApprovedDateSubmissionDateMeetingDateProductionStatusIdRecordStatusIdStatus DateOnBehalfOfConsideredForMembersBusinessCrossPartySupportRegisteredInterestSupportCountSupportDateIsEventLinkCurrentMinister
Motion S4M-12319: Michael Matheson, Falkirk West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 16/02/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12160.2: Michael Matheson, Falkirk West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 27/01/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12060: Michael Matheson, Falkirk West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 13/01/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11999: Michael Matheson, Falkirk West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 07/01/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11986: Michael Matheson, Falkirk West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 06/01/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11916: Michael Matheson, Falkirk West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 16/12/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11915: Michael Matheson, Falkirk West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 16/12/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11913: Michael Matheson, Falkirk West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 16/12/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11910: Michael Matheson, Falkirk West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 16/12/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11850: Michael Matheson, Falkirk West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 09/12/2014 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S3W-40158: Michael Matheson, Falkirk West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 03/03/2011 Show Full Question >>
Question S3W-40152: Michael Matheson, Falkirk West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 03/03/2011 Show Full Question >>
Question S3W-40160: Michael Matheson, Falkirk West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 03/03/2011 Show Full Question >>
Question S3W-40159: Michael Matheson, Falkirk West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 03/03/2011 Show Full Question >>
Question S3W-40154: Michael Matheson, Falkirk West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 03/03/2011 Show Full Question >>
Question S3W-40157: Michael Matheson, Falkirk West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 03/03/2011 Show Full Question >>
Question S3W-40156: Michael Matheson, Falkirk West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 03/03/2011 Show Full Question >>
Question S3W-40155: Michael Matheson, Falkirk West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 03/03/2011 Show Full Question >>
Question S3W-39739: Michael Matheson, Falkirk West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 21/02/2011 Show Full Question >>
Question S3W-39064: Michael Matheson, Falkirk West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 26/01/2011 Show Full Question >>

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