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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

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Meeting of the Parliament 24 June 2014 : Tuesday, June 24, 2014
Paul Martin (Glasgow Provan) (Lab) With great pleasure I will confine my remarks to the motion in Bob Doris’s name, which I support. I can make your job much easier, Presiding Officer, by saying that I am the former MSP for Glasgow Springburn, which included Royston. Indeed, I was elected as a councillor for Royston on 16 December 19...

Meeting of the Parliament 18 June 2014 : Wednesday, June 18, 2014
Paul Martin (Glasgow Provan) (Lab)

7. To ask the Scottish Government what its assessment is of the impact of independence on funding available to creative organisations through the Big Lottery Fund. (S4O-03363)



Meeting of the Parliament 18 June 2014 : Wednesday, June 18, 2014
Paul Martin As the minister will be aware, funding is allocated via the Barnett formula. What discussions have taken place in respect of that funding arrangement, and what other discussions has the minister had with the national lottery organisation?



Meeting of the Parliament 05 June 2014 : Thursday, June 05, 2014
Paul Martin (Glasgow Provan) (Lab)

5. To ask the Scottish Government when the Cabinet Secretary for Health and Wellbeing last met NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde and what matters were discussed. (S4O-03320)



Meeting of the Parliament 05 June 2014 : Thursday, June 05, 2014
Paul Martin When the cabinet secretary met that health board, did he discuss the fact that the proportion of Scots aged between 16 and 64 who are overweight or obese increased to 61.9 per cent in 2012? Has he considered the new guidelines from the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence, particularly ...

Meeting of the Parliament 06 May 2014 : Tuesday, May 06, 2014
Paul Martin (Glasgow Provan) (Lab) Like others, I congratulate Kenny Gibson on his very thoughtful speech and on promoting the good work of the Dogs Trust. Indeed, I have visited my local Dogs Trust centre, which is in the Glasgow East constituency area, and I arranged for my dog, Buster, to be microchipped during that visit.

Meeting of the Parliament 12 March 2014 : Wednesday, March 12, 2014
Paul Martin (Glasgow Provan) (Lab)

10. To ask the Scottish Government when it last met representatives of the NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde board and what matters were discussed. (S4O-02996)



Meeting of the Parliament 12 March 2014 : Wednesday, March 12, 2014
Paul Martin Dental practitioners have advised me in recent discussions that there are still concerns about the levels of dental decay among children in my constituency and surrounding constituencies.

Does the minister commend, as I do, the good work of the Gladiator Programme’s Gladigator project—whi...

Meeting of the Parliament 26 February 2014 : Wednesday, February 26, 2014
Paul Martin (Glasgow Provan) (Lab)

1. To ask the Scottish Government when it last met representatives of Glasgow City Council. (S4O-02927)



Meeting of the Parliament 26 February 2014 : Wednesday, February 26, 2014
Paul Martin Will the minister enlighten me on whether, in his discussions with Glasgow City Council or any other council, he has said whether the Government still intends to introduce its flagship policy of implementing a local income tax?

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult

Amendment 38 moved by Alex Johnstone on motion S4M-10438 Margaret Burgess: Housing (Scotland) Bill—T
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Amendment 1 moved by John Lamont on motion S4M-10438 Margaret Burgess: Housing (Scotland) Bill—That
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Amendment 2 moved by John Lamont on motion S4M-10438 Margaret Burgess: Housing (Scotland) Bill—That
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Amendment 41 moved by Alex Johnstone on motion S4M-10438 Margaret Burgess: Housing (Scotland) Bill—T
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Amendment 42 moved by Mary Fee on motion S4M-10438 Margaret Burgess: Housing (Scotland) Bill—That th
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Amendment 5 moved by Patrick Harvie on motion S4M-10438 Margaret Burgess: Housing (Scotland) Bill—Th
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Amendment 45 moved by Drew Smith on motion S4M-10438 Margaret Burgess: Housing (Scotland) Bill—That
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Amendment 6 moved by Margaret Burgess on motion S4M-10438 Margaret Burgess: Housing (Scotland) Bill—
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Amendment 7 moved by Claudia Beamish on motion S4M-10438 Margaret Burgess: Housing (Scotland) Bill—T
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Amendment 46 moved by Malcolm Chisholm on motion S4M-10438 Margaret Burgess: Housing (Scotland) Bill
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EventIdTypeSub TypeMSP NameParty NameConstituencyRegionTitleItemTextFormattedAnswer DateAnswerStatusIdExpectedAnswerDateAnsweredByMspApprovedDateSubmissionDateMeetingDateProductionStatusIdRecordStatusIdStatus DateOnBehalfOfConsideredForMembersBusinessCrossPartySupportRegisteredInterestSupportCountSupportDateIsEventLinkCurrentMinister
Motion S4M-10693: Paul Martin, Glasgow Provan, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 30/07/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-10650: Paul Martin, Glasgow Provan, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 23/07/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-10616: Paul Martin, Glasgow Provan, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 16/07/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-10579: Paul Martin, Glasgow Provan, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 10/07/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-10570: Paul Martin, Glasgow Provan, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 09/07/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-10569: Paul Martin, Glasgow Provan, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 09/07/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-10568: Paul Martin, Glasgow Provan, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 09/07/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-10567: Paul Martin, Glasgow Provan, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 09/07/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-10566: Paul Martin, Glasgow Provan, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 09/07/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-10528: Paul Martin, Glasgow Provan, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 01/07/2014 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S4O-03446: Paul Martin, Glasgow Provan, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 28/07/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-22180: Paul Martin, Glasgow Provan, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 21/07/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-03363: Paul Martin, Glasgow Provan, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 09/06/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-03344: Paul Martin, Glasgow Provan, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 03/06/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-03320: Paul Martin, Glasgow Provan, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 28/05/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-21063: Paul Martin, Glasgow Provan, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 07/05/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-21054: Paul Martin, Glasgow Provan, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 07/05/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-20972: Paul Martin, Glasgow Provan, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 01/05/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-20973: Paul Martin, Glasgow Provan, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 01/05/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-03184: Paul Martin, Glasgow Provan, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 28/04/2014 Show Full Question >>

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