Claire Baker MSP

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Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Affairs Committee 04 October 2018 [Draft] : 04 October 2018


Claire Baker

The principle that is proposed is that a local authority could set its own rates. Last week, we heard from local authorities that they would seek to do that in a way that would not damage th...



Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Affairs Committee 04 October 2018 [Draft] : 04 October 2018


Claire Baker

First of all, I should say that I have already met Fiona Campbell to discuss this issue as well as a number of other issues concerning her sector.



Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Affairs Committee 04 October 2018 [Draft] : 04 October 2018


Claire Baker

Do you agree that that does not recognise the history of Northern Ireland and the conflict that there has been in Northern Ireland? The solution that came with the Good Friday agreement was ...



Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Affairs Committee 04 October 2018 [Draft] : 04 October 2018


Claire Baker

It is interesting that you mention the party conferences because—this goes back slightly to the Northern Ireland issue—my observation of the Conservative conference over the past week was th...



Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Affairs Committee 04 October 2018 [Draft] : 04 October 2018


Claire Baker (Mid Scotland and Fife) (Lab)

I apologise for arriving late this morning. I understand that you have...



Meeting of the Parliament 04 October 2018 : 04 October 2018


Claire Baker (Mid Scotland and Fife) (Lab)

I welcome today's debate on women and girls in sport. We have already heard about women and girls who are achieving fantastic results in elite sports. We should recognise the commitme...



Meeting of the Parliament 04 October 2018 : 04 October 2018


Claire Baker (Mid Scotland and Fife) (Lab)

I congratulate Elaine Smith on securing the debate.



Meeting of the Parliament 04 October 2018 : 04 October 2018


Claire Baker (Mid Scotland and Fife) (Lab)

I am glad that the issue of Burntisland station has been raised. As a Fife MSP, I want to emphasise that it continues to have poor accessibility.



Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Affairs Committee 27 September 2018 [Draft] : 27 September 2018


Claire Baker

The culture budget is a tiny percentage of the Scottish Government’s budget. I appreciate that there is pressure on all budget areas, but it such a small amount o...



Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Affairs Committee 27 September 2018 [Draft] : 27 September 2018


Claire Baker

Is it a Scottish Government priority to reduce inequality in culture? If it is a priority, how do you measure that reduction? I think that the Scottish household survey includes library visi...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-14059.2: Scotland’s Role in the Development of Future UK Trade Arrangements (Adam Tomkins)
Meeting Date: 25/09/2018
Result - For: 29, Against: 84 Abstain: 0
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S5M-14059: Scotland’s Role in the Development of Future UK Trade Arrangements (Ivan McKee)
Meeting Date: 25/09/2018
Result - For: 84, Against: 0 Abstain: 29
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ForCarried
S5M-13995.1: Violence Reduction in Scotland, Progress and Future Priorities (Liam Kerr)
Meeting Date: 20/09/2018
Result - For: 27, Against: 86 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-13995: Violence Reduction in Scotland, Progress and Future Priorities (Humza Yousaf)
Meeting Date: 20/09/2018
Result - For: 86, Against: 0 Abstain: 26
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ForCarried
S5M-13945.1: Primary 1 Tests (John Swinney)
Meeting Date: 19/09/2018
Result - For: 61, Against: 63 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-13945: Primary 1 Tests (Liz Smith)
Meeting Date: 19/09/2018
Result - For: 63, Against: 61 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-13876.1: Celebrating Scotland’s Food and Drink Success Story (Donald Cameron)
Meeting Date: 13/09/2018
Result - For: 62, Against: 58 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-13876.2: Celebrating Scotland’s Food and Drink Success Story (Mike Rumbles)
Meeting Date: 13/09/2018
Result - For: 117, Against: 0 Abstain: 2
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S5M-13876: Celebrating Scotland’s Food and Drink Success Story (Fergus Ewing)
Meeting Date: 13/09/2018
Result - For: 62, Against: 0 Abstain: 58
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ForCarried
S5M-13813.2: The Social Enterprise World Forum 2018 (Monica Lennon)
Meeting Date: 11/09/2018
Result - For: 88, Against: 29 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried

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Motion S5M-14341: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 16/10/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14245: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 05/10/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14133: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 27/09/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12852: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 18/06/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12810: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 14/06/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12833: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 15/06/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12832: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 15/06/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12455: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 28/05/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-11637: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 16/04/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-11057: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 15/03/2018 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-19322: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 09/10/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-19268: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 05/10/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-19270: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 05/10/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-19267: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 05/10/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-19269: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 05/10/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02405: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 19/09/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-18842: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 14/09/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-18839: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 13/09/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-18840: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 13/09/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02359: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 11/09/2018 Show Full Question >>

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