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  • Member for: Glasgow Provan
  • Region: Glasgow
  • Party: Scottish Labour

Paul is a member of the following Committees:

Paul is a member of the following Cross-Party Groups:

Parliamentary Activities

Member of the Parliamentary Bureau

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Public Audit Committee 25 March 2015 : Wednesday, March 25, 2015
The Convener

I thank the Auditor General and her team for their time this morning.

11:20 Meeting continued in private until 11:50.&nb...

Public Audit Committee 25 March 2015 : Wednesday, March 25, 2015
The Convener

I ask colleagues to focus on their questions.



Public Audit Committee 25 March 2015 : Wednesday, March 25, 2015
The Convener

An obvious question to ask is whether evaluating its own participation is the normal process for a body to follow. That would not be considered to be an independe...

Public Audit Committee 25 March 2015 : Wednesday, March 25, 2015
The Convener

Thank you. I have a technical point to ask about. Who on Glasgow City Council will carry out the evaluation?



Public Audit Committee 25 March 2015 : Wednesday, March 25, 2015
The Convener

Under item 3, we will take evidence from Audit Scotland on the Auditor General for Scotland’s Commonwealth games report. I welcome Caroline Gardner, Auditor Gener...

Public Audit Committee 25 March 2015 : Wednesday, March 25, 2015
The Convener

As no one else has any questions, I thank the panel for its time and consideration of the issues, and I suspend the committee briefly to allow for a changeover of...

Public Audit Committee 25 March 2015 : Wednesday, March 25, 2015
The Convener

I ask that we focus on the report, which refers to the spaceport in respect of Prestwick. Questions on other areas are potentially a matter for another day.
Public Audit Committee 25 March 2015 : Wednesday, March 25, 2015
The Convener

We have to be clear here. You are not here to interpret what the Auditor General’s report actually says. You are entitled to your opinion on it, but it is for the...

Public Audit Committee 25 March 2015 : Wednesday, March 25, 2015
The Convener

Will you clarify the significant risk attached to taking a decision in such a short time? By not carrying out further evaluation, you placed the public purse at s...

Public Audit Committee 25 March 2015 : Wednesday, March 25, 2015
The Convener

The Auditor General says in the report:

“The Scottish Government’s purchase pr...

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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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S4M-12776.1 Willie Rennie: Supporting Scotland’s Economy—As an amendment to motion S4M-12776 in the
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S4M-12776.2 Patrick Harvie: Supporting Scotland’s Economy—As an amendment to motion S4M-12776 in the
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S4M-12776 Jackie Baillie: Supporting Scotland’s Economy—That the Parliament rejects the UK Governmen
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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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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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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-12821: Paul Martin, Glasgow Provan, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 25/03/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12728: Paul Martin, Glasgow Provan, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 18/03/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12394: Paul Martin, Glasgow Provan, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 23/02/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12393: Paul Martin, Glasgow Provan, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 23/02/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12392: Paul Martin, Glasgow Provan, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 23/02/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12391: Paul Martin, Glasgow Provan, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 23/02/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12390: Paul Martin, Glasgow Provan, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 23/02/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12348: Paul Martin, Glasgow Provan, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 18/02/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12179: Paul Martin, Glasgow Provan, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 27/01/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12173: Paul Martin, Glasgow Provan, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 27/01/2015 Show Full Motion >>
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EventIdTypeSub TypeMSP NameParty NameConstituencyRegionTitleItemTextFormattedAnswer DateAnswerStatusIdExpectedAnswerDateAnsweredByMspApprovedDateSubmissionDateMeetingDateProductionStatusIdRecordStatusIdStatus DateOnBehalfOfConsideredForMembersBusinessCrossPartySupportRegisteredInterestSupportCountSupportDateIsEventLinkCurrentMinister
Question S4W-25072: Paul Martin, Glasgow Provan, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 24/03/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-04043: Paul Martin, Glasgow Provan, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 16/02/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-04019: Paul Martin, Glasgow Provan, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 09/02/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-03995: Paul Martin, Glasgow Provan, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 26/01/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-03947: Paul Martin, Glasgow Provan, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 19/01/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-03857: Paul Martin, Glasgow Provan, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 15/12/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-03806: Paul Martin, Glasgow Provan, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 01/12/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-23461: Paul Martin, Glasgow Provan, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 27/11/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-23113: Paul Martin, Glasgow Provan, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 12/11/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-23112: Paul Martin, Glasgow Provan, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 12/11/2014 Show Full Question >>

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