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Meeting of the Parliament 02 April 2015 : Thursday, April 02, 2015


Patricia Ferguson

I absolutely accept that, but it is still quite a strange way to legislate. The committee and Parliament should really have had those materials at stage 1 if the ...



Meeting of the Parliament 02 April 2015 : Thursday, April 02, 2015


Patricia Ferguson (Glasgow Maryhill and Springburn) (Lab)

As an MSP who is not a member of the Justice Committee and is therefore not as familiar with the systems and processes that are involved in our application of criminal justice, it has always...



Meeting of the Parliament 02 April 2015 : Thursday, April 02, 2015


Patricia Ferguson (Glasgow Maryhill and Springburn) (Lab)

I am sorry to interrupt the member, but my reading of what the Law Society said to members was not that the 2007 act was inadequate but that, if the bill was to g...



Standards, Procedures and Public Appointments Committee 26 March 2015 : Thursday, March 26, 2015


Patricia Ferguson

I want to come back to my colleague George Adam’s point and explore a little more the issue of committee conveners pushing to do things differently or to do more. At the moment, because of t...



Standards, Procedures and Public Appointments Committee 26 March 2015 : Thursday, March 26, 2015


Patricia Ferguson

Right—okay.



Standards, Procedures and Public Appointments Committee 26 March 2015 : Thursday, March 26, 2015


Patricia Ferguson

I am sorry—-I missed that.



Standards, Procedures and Public Appointments Committee 26 March 2015 : Thursday, March 26, 2015


Patricia Ferguson

Should there be a simple majority vote on each of the positions, or should it be done proportionally, as the Parliament is proportional? I am interested to hear your views, if you have thoug...



Standards, Procedures and Public Appointments Committee 26 March 2015 : Thursday, March 26, 2015


Patricia Ferguson

There is, of course, the possibility that support from someone’s own party might be the killer, because of how other members will perceive them.



Standards, Procedures and Public Appointments Committee 26 March 2015 : Thursday, March 26, 2015


Patricia Ferguson

That is interesting in a number of respects.



Standards, Procedures and Public Appointments Committee 26 March 2015 : Thursday, March 26, 2015


Patricia Ferguson

Okay. We have heard that you think that there should be a secret ballot. I have to say that my experience of secret ballots in this Parliament does not bear out t...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult

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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Not VotedCarried

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

S4M-12857 Gavin Brown: Scotland’s Economy and Finances—That the Parliament notes that the Scottish G
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Not VotedCarried

S4M-12776.4 John Swinney: Supporting Scotland’s Economy—As an amendment to motion S4M-12776 in the n
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NoCarried

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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NoCarried

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

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Motion S4M-12945: Patricia Ferguson, Glasgow Maryhill and Springburn, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 14/04/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12906: Patricia Ferguson, Glasgow Maryhill and Springburn, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 02/04/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12905: Patricia Ferguson, Glasgow Maryhill and Springburn, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 02/04/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12872: Patricia Ferguson, Glasgow Maryhill and Springburn, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 31/03/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12871: Patricia Ferguson, Glasgow Maryhill and Springburn, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 31/03/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12855: Patricia Ferguson, Glasgow Maryhill and Springburn, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 30/03/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12839: Patricia Ferguson, Glasgow Maryhill and Springburn, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 26/03/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12797: Patricia Ferguson, Glasgow Maryhill and Springburn, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 24/03/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12790: Patricia Ferguson, Glasgow Maryhill and Springburn, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 24/03/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12589: Patricia Ferguson, Glasgow Maryhill and Springburn, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 09/03/2015 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S4W-25170: Patricia Ferguson, Glasgow Maryhill and Springburn, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 30/03/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-25169: Patricia Ferguson, Glasgow Maryhill and Springburn, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 30/03/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-25171: Patricia Ferguson, Glasgow Maryhill and Springburn, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 30/03/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-25172: Patricia Ferguson, Glasgow Maryhill and Springburn, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 30/03/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-25173: Patricia Ferguson, Glasgow Maryhill and Springburn, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 30/03/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-04146: Patricia Ferguson, Glasgow Maryhill and Springburn, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 09/03/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-04108: Patricia Ferguson, Glasgow Maryhill and Springburn, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 02/03/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-24630: Patricia Ferguson, Glasgow Maryhill and Springburn, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 24/02/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-24628: Patricia Ferguson, Glasgow Maryhill and Springburn, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 24/02/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-24629: Patricia Ferguson, Glasgow Maryhill and Springburn, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 24/02/2015 Show Full Question >>

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