Paul Wheelhouse MSP

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  • Member for: South Scotland
  • Party: Scottish National Party

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Meeting of the Parliament 25 June 2015 : Thursday, June 25, 2015


Paul Wheelhouse

The effect of vandalism is felt locally in communities across Scotland where it occurs. The importance of having good, local, ward-level plans for policing operat...



Meeting of the Parliament 25 June 2015 : Thursday, June 25, 2015


The Minister for Community Safety and Legal Affairs (Paul Wheelhouse)

We take any reported increases in vandalism very seriously, and any reports of that nature would be a source of concern. However, according to Police Scotland, re...



Justice Committee 23 June 2015 : Tuesday, June 23, 2015


Paul Wheelhouse

Clearly, as Mr Campbell will be aware, we are trying to manage legal aid budgets. I would not want to say that we have no concerns about additional expense, but w...



Justice Committee 23 June 2015 : Tuesday, June 23, 2015


Paul Wheelhouse

To repeat the point, these proceedings are rare—this is only the third such application. The change is expected to have relatively little impact on the overall ex...



Justice Committee 23 June 2015 : Tuesday, June 23, 2015


The Minister for Community Safety and Legal Affairs (Paul Wheelhouse)

That is a good point. The provision for double jeopardy has rarely been used. Indeed, the case that we are concerned with today is only the third application to h...



Meeting of the Parliament 18 June 2015 : Thursday, June 18, 2015


Paul Wheelhouse

As Claire Baker identified, some vehicles are bought for private use and some cheaper vehicles are now on the market. We also know that some vehicles might be sto...



Meeting of the Parliament 18 June 2015 : Thursday, June 18, 2015


Paul Wheelhouse

I am coming on to address that point directly.



Meeting of the Parliament 18 June 2015 : Thursday, June 18, 2015


The Minister for Community Safety and Legal Affairs (Paul Wheelhouse)

I am pleased to respond on behalf of the Scottish Government and I congratulate Claire Baker on securing the debate, which has brought a focus on the dangers caused by the irresponsible use ...



Justice Committee 16 June 2015 : Tuesday, June 16, 2015


Paul Wheelhouse

It is certainly an area about which we have expressed some concern to Margaret Mitchell in the conversations that we have had. I have no doubt that Margaret has t...



Justice Committee 16 June 2015 : Tuesday, June 16, 2015


Paul Wheelhouse

That would be partly down to the drafting of the bill. The Compensation Act 2006 already applies in England and Wales. If a similar approach to defining and deali...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult

Amendment 1 moved by Alex Fergusson on motion S4M-13606 Michael Matheson: Air Weapons and Licensing
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Amendment 3 moved by Alex Fergusson on motion S4M-13606 Michael Matheson: Air Weapons and Licensing
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Amendment 4 moved by Alex Fergusson on motion S4M-13606 Michael Matheson: Air Weapons and Licensing
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Amendment 5 moved by Patrick Harvie on motion S4M-13606 Michael Matheson: Air Weapons and Licensing
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Amendment 6 moved by Patrick Harvie on motion S4M-13606 Michael Matheson: Air Weapons and Licensing
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Amendment 7 moved by Patrick Harvie on motion S4M-13606 Michael Matheson: Air Weapons and Licensing
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Amendment 15 moved by Cameron Buchanan on motion S4M-13606 Michael Matheson: Air Weapons and Licensi
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Amendment 17 moved by Cameron Buchanan on motion S4M-13606 Michael Matheson: Air Weapons and Licensi
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Amendment 22 moved by Cara Hilton on motion S4M-13606 Michael Matheson: Air Weapons and Licensing (S
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Amendment 19 moved by Michael Matheson on motion S4M-13606 Michael Matheson: Air Weapons and Licensi
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YesCarried

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Motion S4M-13502: Paul Wheelhouse, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 12/06/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12524: Paul Wheelhouse, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 03/03/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12522: Paul Wheelhouse, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 03/03/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12361: Paul Wheelhouse, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/02/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11509: Paul Wheelhouse, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 12/11/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11029: Paul Wheelhouse, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 29/09/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-10972: Paul Wheelhouse, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 22/09/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-09916: Paul Wheelhouse, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 01/05/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-09294.3: Paul Wheelhouse, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 11/03/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-09280: Paul Wheelhouse, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 10/03/2014 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S4W-09164: Paul Wheelhouse, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 17/08/2012 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-01238: Paul Wheelhouse, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 27/06/2012 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-01063: Paul Wheelhouse, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 16/05/2012 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-07135: Paul Wheelhouse, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 10/05/2012 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-07133: Paul Wheelhouse, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 10/05/2012 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-07134: Paul Wheelhouse, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 10/05/2012 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-01044: Paul Wheelhouse, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 09/05/2012 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-07085: Paul Wheelhouse, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 08/05/2012 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-07045: Paul Wheelhouse, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 02/05/2012 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-07043: Paul Wheelhouse, South Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 02/05/2012 Show Full Question >>

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