Patricia Ferguson MSP

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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...

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

I would like to ask about the process that might develop. We have heard that ministers adhere to what I presume is a self-denying ordinance that they do not becom...

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

I think that Parliament would have an issue with a member being both a front-bench spokesperson and a committee convener, because that would clearly defeat the pu...

Standards, Procedures and Public Appointments Committee 26 March 2015 : Thursday, March 26, 2015
Patricia Ferguson (Glasgow Maryhill and Springburn) (Lab)

I am quite intrigued by the question of how we would react to different parliamentary scenarios. I understand the point that is being made. At the moment, there a...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult

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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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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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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NoCarried

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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YesDefeated

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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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 >>
Motion S4M-12575: Patricia Ferguson, Glasgow Maryhill and Springburn, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 06/03/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12544: Patricia Ferguson, Glasgow Maryhill and Springburn, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 04/03/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12441: Patricia Ferguson, Glasgow Maryhill and Springburn, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 25/02/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12380: Patricia Ferguson, Glasgow Maryhill and Springburn, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 22/02/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12235: Patricia Ferguson, Glasgow Maryhill and Springburn, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 03/02/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12236: Patricia Ferguson, Glasgow Maryhill and Springburn, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 03/02/2015 Show Full Motion >>
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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-24625: Patricia Ferguson, Glasgow Maryhill and Springburn, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 24/02/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-24627: Patricia Ferguson, Glasgow Maryhill and Springburn, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 24/02/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-24626: 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-24630: Patricia Ferguson, Glasgow Maryhill and Springburn, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 24/02/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-24624: 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 >>
Question S4O-04064: Patricia Ferguson, Glasgow Maryhill and Springburn, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 23/02/2015 Show Full Question >>

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