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Meeting of the Parliament 03 April 2014 : Thursday, April 03, 2014
Michael McMahon (Uddingston and Bellshill) (Lab)

5. To ask the Scottish Government what discussions it has had with Transport Scotland regarding the development of rail freight. (S4O-03110)



Meeting of the Parliament 03 April 2014 : Thursday, April 03, 2014
Michael McMahon The minister will be aware that, in national planning framework 3, a number of ports and three specific rail freight facilities are identified as being important, or of some significance. However, the rail freight industry is concerned that there is not a level playing field and that ports are being...

Finance Committee 02 April 2014 : Wednesday, April 02, 2014
Michael McMahon (Uddingston and Bellshill) (Lab) When we looked at the LBTT bill, we noted that Registers of Scotland appeared to be quite well advanced in relation to providing help and support but we raised a concern that there might be a requirement for revenue Scotland to get a helpline in place. In response to those observations, the Governme...

Finance Committee 02 April 2014 : Wednesday, April 02, 2014
Michael McMahon I suppose my question is about how advanced that is. Are you discovering any problems or is progress being made towards having the service in place by the time it is required?



Finance Committee 02 April 2014 : Wednesday, April 02, 2014
Michael McMahon That is fine.



Welfare Reform Committee 01 April 2014 : Tuesday, April 01, 2014
The Convener (Michael McMahon) Good morning and welcome to the sixth meeting in 2014 of the Welfare Reform Committee. I ask everyone to switch off mobile phones and other electronic devices to ensure that we are not disturbed.

Agenda item 1 is a decision on whether to take in private item 3, which is consideration of t...

Welfare Reform Committee 01 April 2014 : Tuesday, April 01, 2014
The Convener Agenda item 2 is our first evidence-taking session on benefit sanctions. A revised sanctions regime for jobseekers allowance came into effect on 22 October 2012, and a revised sanctions regime for employment and support allowance came into effect on 3 December 2012.

The committee wishes t...

Welfare Reform Committee 01 April 2014 : Tuesday, April 01, 2014
The Convener Thanks. That has given us a good insight into the issues that were raised at your meeting.

Alex Johnstone wants to make a comment.



Welfare Reform Committee 01 April 2014 : Tuesday, April 01, 2014
The Convener I think that the committee would be happy to pursue that to give us the best possible picture of what is happening. We have done that in other areas.

Ken Macintosh wishes to make a comment.



Welfare Reform Committee 01 April 2014 : Tuesday, April 01, 2014
The Convener Thank you for those contributions, which have given us an insight into some of the issues that we will discuss. I have also explored the background to some of the individual cases that have been raised with me.

To get the ball rolling, I will open up the meeting to anyone who wants to com...
Vote DetailMSP VoteResult

S4M-09557.2 Kenny MacAskill: Stop and Search—As an amendment to motion S4M-09557 in the name of Alis
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NoCarried

S4M-09557 Alison McInnes: Stop and Search—That the Parliament notes that stop and search is an opera
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NoCarried

S4M-09558.2 Michael Matheson: Improving Scotland’s Mental Health—As an amendment to motion S4M-09558
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YesCarried

S4M-09558.1 Richard Simpson: Improving Scotland’s Mental Health—As an amendment to motion S4M-09558
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YesDefeated

S4M-09558 Jim Hume: Improving Scotland’s Mental Health—That the Parliament notes that one in four ad
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YesCarried

S4M-09547.1 Jackson Carlaw: Scotland, A Good Global Citizen—As an amendment to motion S4M-09547 in t
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AbstainDefeated

S4M-09482.1 Jackie Baillie: Child Poverty—As an amendment to motion S4M-09482 in the name of Margare
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YesDefeated

S4M-09482.3 Liz Smith: Child Poverty—As an amendment to motion S4M-09482 in the name of Margaret Bur
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NoDefeated

S4M-09482.2 Liam McArthur: Child Poverty—As an amendment to motion S4M-09482 in the name of Margaret
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NoDefeated

S4M-09482 Margaret Burgess: Child Poverty—That the Parliament welcomes the Scottish Government’s rev
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AbstainCarried

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Motion S4M-09594: Michael McMahon, Uddingston and Bellshill, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 02/04/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-09190: Michael McMahon, Uddingston and Bellshill, Scottish Labour, On Behalf of Welfare Reform Committee, Date Lodged: 27/02/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-08873: Michael McMahon, Uddingston and Bellshill, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 28/01/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-08793: Michael McMahon, Uddingston and Bellshill, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 17/01/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-08713: Michael McMahon, Uddingston and Bellshill, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 06/01/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-08460: Michael McMahon, Uddingston and Bellshill, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 30/11/2013 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-07944: Michael McMahon, Uddingston and Bellshill, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 07/10/2013 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-07210: Michael McMahon, Uddingston and Bellshill, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 01/07/2013 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-07152: Michael McMahon, Uddingston and Bellshill, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 25/06/2013 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-06596: Michael McMahon, Uddingston and Bellshill, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 15/05/2013 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S4O-03137: Michael McMahon, Uddingston and Bellshill, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 14/04/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-03110: Michael McMahon, Uddingston and Bellshill, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 24/03/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-02878: Michael McMahon, Uddingston and Bellshill, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 27/01/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-02848: Michael McMahon, Uddingston and Bellshill, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 20/01/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-02831: Michael McMahon, Uddingston and Bellshill, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 13/01/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-02788: Michael McMahon, Uddingston and Bellshill, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 06/01/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-02726: Michael McMahon, Uddingston and Bellshill, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 09/12/2013 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-02706: Michael McMahon, Uddingston and Bellshill, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 02/12/2013 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-02639: Michael McMahon, Uddingston and Bellshill, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 20/11/2013 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-02560: Michael McMahon, Uddingston and Bellshill, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 28/10/2013 Show Full Question >>

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