Tavish Scott MSP

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Trustee of the Scottish Parliamentary Contributory Pension Fund

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Public Audit Committee 01 April 2015 : Wednesday, April 01, 2015


Tavish Scott

That was helpful. Finally, do you think that the consolidated accounts or the whole-of-Scotland accounts that we discussed earlier are important in this context, ...



Public Audit Committee 01 April 2015 : Wednesday, April 01, 2015


Tavish Scott

That is fine. Given your earlier answer on the importance of the independence of the Fiscal Commission, is there a logical role for that independent body, in conjunction with the OBR, to und...



Public Audit Committee 01 April 2015 : Wednesday, April 01, 2015


Tavish Scott

Another committee that Stuart McMillan and I serve on has been playing around with this for a while, and the evidence from there suggests that to consider the mat...



Public Audit Committee 01 April 2015 : Wednesday, April 01, 2015


Tavish Scott

I agree. Would it be helpful if no detriment were to be considered not in the context of a particular tax that changes on a particular date—you highlighted air pa...



Public Audit Committee 01 April 2015 : Wednesday, April 01, 2015


Tavish Scott

I would like to go back—dare I say it?—to the principle of no detriment. Given that there is no international illustration or definition of “no detriment”, is it ...



Public Audit Committee 01 April 2015 : Wednesday, April 01, 2015


Tavish Scott

Thank you.



Public Audit Committee 01 April 2015 : Wednesday, April 01, 2015


Tavish Scott

Yes, you are right. Your conclusions on fo...



Public Audit Committee 01 April 2015 : Wednesday, April 01, 2015


Tavish Scott

I return to a point that was asked about earlier. Is Audit Scotland aware of whether the Scottish Government is looking at consolidation as part of its entirely c...



Public Audit Committee 01 April 2015 : Wednesday, April 01, 2015


Tavish Scott

As a number of us will recall, we passed the Public Finance and Accountability (Scotland) Act 2000, so we must have envisaged at the time that it would be possibl...



Public Audit Committee 01 April 2015 : Wednesday, April 01, 2015


Tavish Scott

Broadly speaking, if we decided to have consolidated Scottish accounts, we could do that within a financial year, and it would not be an enormous accounting chall...

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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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NoCarried

S4M-12857.1 Jackie Baillie: Scotland’s Economy and Finances—As an amendment to motion S4M-12857 in t
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NoDefeated

S4M-12857 Gavin Brown: Scotland’s Economy and Finances—That the Parliament notes that the Scottish G
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NoCarried

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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YesCarried

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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-25293: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 15/04/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-25294: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 15/04/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-25292: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 15/04/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-25291: Tavish Scott, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 15/04/2015 Show Full Question >>
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 >>

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