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Meeting of the Parliament 20 May 2015 : Wednesday, May 20, 2015


Patricia Ferguson (Glasgow Maryhill and Springburn) (Lab)

Will the member give way?



Justice Committee 19 May 2015 : Tuesday, May 19, 2015


Patricia Ferguson

What I am proposing is that sheriffs should be able to make a recommendation that would be binding, when they feel that it would be appropriate to do so, and that...



Justice Committee 19 May 2015 : Tuesday, May 19, 2015


Patricia Ferguson

My suggestion would be to give sheriffs the discretion to make binding recommendations where they think that it is appropriate. Those against whom the recommendat...



Justice Committee 19 May 2015 : Tuesday, May 19, 2015


Patricia Ferguson

With all due respect, as the convener mentioned earlier, if the idea is that Parliament then legislates, that would mean another delay being put into the system. ...



Justice Committee 19 May 2015 : Tuesday, May 19, 2015


Patricia Ferguson

That was my point.



Justice Committee 19 May 2015 : Tuesday, May 19, 2015


Patricia Ferguson

I accept that that is the case in law, but in practical terms, should we not be trying to prevent further loss of life, rather than prosecuting people when it hap...



Justice Committee 19 May 2015 : Tuesday, May 19, 2015


Patricia Ferguson

I understand that the reason for an FAI, or the circumstances of the case that leads to an FAI, may vary; however, that was just one example. Another example to w...



Justice Committee 19 May 2015 : Tuesday, May 19, 2015


Patricia Ferguson (Glasgow Maryhill and Springburn) (Lab)

Good morning, gentlemen. On that point, at the moment sheriffs can clearly make recommendations and there have been occasions when sheriffs have made recommendati...



Justice Committee 12 May 2015 : Tuesday, May 12, 2015


Patricia Ferguson

Indeed.



Justice Committee 12 May 2015 : Tuesday, May 12, 2015


Patricia Ferguson

Convener, I was just trying to establish that we are not necessarily talking about the HSE; we are talking about the sheriff making recommendations to whichever b...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult

S4M-13203.3 Angela Constance: The Future of Scotland’s Economy—As an amendment to motion S4M-13203 i
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NoCarried

S4M-13203 Jackie Baillie: The Future of Scotland’s Economy—That the Parliament agrees that reducing
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NoCarried

4M-13134.1 Jamie McGrigor: Circular Economy (Waste Management)—As an amendment to motion S4M-13134 i
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AbstainCarried

S4M-13112.2 Mary Scanlon: Scottish Apprenticeship Week—As an amendment to motion S4M-13112 in the na
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YesDefeated

S4M-13007 Christina McKelvie on behalf of the European and External Relations Committee: 2nd Report,
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YesCarried

S4M-13023.1 Siobhan McMahon: Scotland’s Future Employability Services—As an amendment to motion S4M-
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Not VotedCarried

S4M-13023 Roseanna Cunningham: Scotland’s Future Employability Services—That the Parliament recognis
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Not VotedCarried

S4M-12994 Michael Matheson: Air Weapons and Licensing (Scotland) Bill—That the Parliament agrees to
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YesCarried

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

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Motion S4M-13243: Patricia Ferguson, Glasgow Maryhill and Springburn, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 20/05/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-13170: Patricia Ferguson, Glasgow Maryhill and Springburn, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 14/05/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-13059: Patricia Ferguson, Glasgow Maryhill and Springburn, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 29/04/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12968: Patricia Ferguson, Glasgow Maryhill and Springburn, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 20/04/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12967: Patricia Ferguson, Glasgow Maryhill and Springburn, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 20/04/2015 Show Full Motion >>
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 >>
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Question S4W-25340: Patricia Ferguson, Glasgow Maryhill and Springburn, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 21/04/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-25338: Patricia Ferguson, Glasgow Maryhill and Springburn, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 21/04/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-25339: Patricia Ferguson, Glasgow Maryhill and Springburn, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 21/04/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-25337: Patricia Ferguson, Glasgow Maryhill and Springburn, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 21/04/2015 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 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-25170: 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 >>

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