Sarah Boyack MSP

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Rural Affairs, Climate Change and Environment Committee 01 April 2015 : Wednesday, April 01, 2015


Sarah Boyack

I have four brief points. First, this demonstrates the need for continued data gathering and analysis so that we can see which schemes are effective and represent...



Rural Affairs, Climate Change and Environment Committee 01 April 2015 : Wednesday, April 01, 2015


Sarah Boyack

Recommendation 41 concerns the issue of non-domestic rates in advance of the 2017 revaluation. The land reform review group has suggested that the Government shou...



Rural Affairs, Climate Change and Environment Committee 01 April 2015 : Wednesday, April 01, 2015


Sarah Boyack

That is very helpful, cabinet secretary.



Rural Affairs, Climate Change and Environment Committee 01 April 2015 : Wednesday, April 01, 2015


Sarah Boyack

That relates to our next question. However, I return to the issue of how new land is identified. To what extent are you carrying out work on a regional basis? You...



Rural Affairs, Climate Change and Environment Committee 01 April 2015 : Wednesday, April 01, 2015


Sarah Boyack

We have been talking about intergenerational issues and how people who are tenants might pass things on to the next generation. There is also the issue of how we ...



Rural Affairs, Climate Change and Environment Committee 01 April 2015 : Wednesday, April 01, 2015


Sarah Boyack

Nonetheless, cabinet secretary, we are trying to tease out the direction of travel as regards the policy intention. Earlier, Andrew Thin made a point about differ...



Rural Affairs, Climate Change and Environment Committee 01 April 2015 : Wednesday, April 01, 2015


Sarah Boyack

It is useful to tease out the review’s recommendations on that point. There are two public policy issues. One is the capacity of current tenant farmers to make th...



Rural Affairs, Climate Change and Environment Committee 01 April 2015 : Wednesday, April 01, 2015


Sarah Boyack (Lothian) (Lab)

All the statutory instruments are welcome—especially given that we have been discussing biodiversity and one of the instruments is on alien species. It is very go...



Meeting of the Parliament 01 April 2015 : Wednesday, April 01, 2015


Sarah Boyack

I thank the minister for that response. Will the Scottish Government publish an update on progress towards the expert commission’s 18 recommendations? Also, will ...



Meeting of the Parliament 01 April 2015 : Wednesday, April 01, 2015


8. Sarah Boyack (Lothian) (Lab)

To ask the Scottish Government what its response is to the Committee on Climate Change’s expert statement that further actions are required if the 2020 renewable ...

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S4M-12994 Michael Matheson: Air Weapons and Licensing (Scotland) Bill—That the Parliament agrees to
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S4M-12878 Michael Matheson: Prisoners (Control of Release) (Scotland) Bill—That the Parliament agree
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S4M-12857.2 John Swinney: Scotland’s Economy and Finances—As an amendment to motion S4M-12857 in the
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S4M-12857.1 Jackie Baillie: Scotland’s Economy and Finances—As an amendment to motion S4M-12857 in t
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S4M-12857 Gavin Brown: Scotland’s Economy and Finances—That the Parliament notes that the Scottish G
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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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Motion S4M-13026: Sarah Boyack, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 27/04/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12510: Sarah Boyack, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 03/03/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12480: Sarah Boyack, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 27/02/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12445: Sarah Boyack, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 25/02/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12435: Sarah Boyack, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 25/02/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12422: Sarah Boyack, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 24/02/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11655: Sarah Boyack, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 21/11/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11592: Sarah Boyack, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 18/11/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11357: Sarah Boyack, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 29/10/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11302: Sarah Boyack, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 27/10/2014 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S4W-25354: Sarah Boyack, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 23/04/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-25356: Sarah Boyack, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 23/04/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-25324: Sarah Boyack, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 20/04/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-25323: Sarah Boyack, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 20/04/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-25321: Sarah Boyack, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 20/04/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-25322: Sarah Boyack, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 20/04/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-25320: Sarah Boyack, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 20/04/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-25319: Sarah Boyack, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 20/04/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-04191: Sarah Boyack, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 23/03/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4T-00982: Sarah Boyack, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 23/03/2015 Show Full Question >>

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