Tavish Scott MSP

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Trustee of the Scottish Parliamentary Contributory Pension Fund

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Public Audit Committee 25 March 2015 : Wednesday, March 25, 2015
Tavish Scott

The more proper question is, are you satisfied that the movement in the budget for safety and security from £27 million to £90 million was justified and is fully ...

Public Audit Committee 25 March 2015 : Wednesday, March 25, 2015
Tavish Scott

So the money was not for overtime—it was for normal work, but it was charged under the overtime arrangements.



Public Audit Committee 25 March 2015 : Wednesday, March 25, 2015
Tavish Scott

Those costs are quite small in comparison with the police costs. Why was the police’s overtime spend so large? Was it just inevitable that it would be, given the number of police officers wh...

Public Audit Committee 25 March 2015 : Wednesday, March 25, 2015
Tavish Scott

Did other agencies—the Scottish Ambulance Service, the Scottish Fire and Rescue Service and other blue-light emergency services—adopt the same strategy? Perhaps I...

Public Audit Committee 25 March 2015 : Wednesday, March 25, 2015
Tavish Scott

I will also ask about security, which Mary Scanlon pursued. I notice that paragraph 52, on page 22, states that the overtime costs for policing amounted to £16.8 ...

Public Audit Committee 25 March 2015 : Wednesday, March 25, 2015
Tavish Scott

Absolutely. Thank you.



Public Audit Committee 25 March 2015 : Wednesday, March 25, 2015
Tavish Scott

Thank you. I just wanted to get that on the record. I appreciate that.

Public Audit Committee 25 March 2015 : Wednesday, March 25, 2015
Tavish Scott

So that is £25.2 million up to 2020-21.



Public Audit Committee 25 March 2015 : Wednesday, March 25, 2015
Tavish Scott

And what figure would that be?



Public Audit Committee 25 March 2015 : Wednesday, March 25, 2015
Tavish Scott

However, it is public money, and, by definition, it is auditable. You will correct me if I am wrong, but the Government has committed to provide £25.2 million of ...

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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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Motion S4M-12756: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 20/03/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12730: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 18/03/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12587.3: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 09/03/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12343.3: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 18/02/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12286: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 10/02/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12211: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 30/01/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12206: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 29/01/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12125: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 21/01/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12080: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 15/01/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12043: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 12/01/2015 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S4W-25193: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 31/03/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-25184: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 31/03/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-25095: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 25/03/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-25062: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 23/03/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-25035: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 20/03/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-24986: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 18/03/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-24982: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 18/03/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-04183: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 16/03/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-24883: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 12/03/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-24849: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 11/03/2015 Show Full Question >>

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