Claire Baker MSP

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Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Affairs Committee 06 December 2018 [Draft] : 06 December 2018


Claire Baker

Does that 0.6 per cent figure represent people who had transitioned or people who were—



Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Affairs Committee 06 December 2018 [Draft] : 06 December 2018


Claire Baker

I have one final, brief question. Your submission describes the trans population as being “so small” and states that



Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Affairs Committee 06 December 2018 [Draft] : 06 December 2018


Claire Baker

The bill uses the term “gender identity”. The submission from the Equality Network and the Scottish trans alliance suggested that the question should be called a ...



Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Affairs Committee 06 December 2018 [Draft] : 06 December 2018


Claire Baker

I think that one of the submissions said that if the questions are voluntary and people might not want to answer them—they might not feel comfortable answering th...



Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Affairs Committee 06 December 2018 [Draft] : 06 December 2018


Claire Baker

The proposal for the census amendment suggests that we put questions on sexual orientation and gender identity into a voluntary category along with questions on religion. Your submissions sh...



Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Affairs Committee 06 December 2018 [Draft] : 06 December 2018


Claire Baker

I will be brief, as we have veered off the topic. I am not disputing the figures that have been given, but you will recognise that people in the trans community a...



Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Affairs Committee 06 December 2018 [Draft] : 06 December 2018


Claire Baker

The bill does not address the sex question but, if you have had the chance to look at the bill to that degree, you might want to comment on the drafting. The bill...



Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Affairs Committee 06 December 2018 [Draft] : 06 December 2018


Claire Baker (Mid Scotland and Fife) (Lab)

As the convener outlined, the bill is about making a set of questions voluntary. At the moment, questions about religion are alr...



Meeting of the Parliament 04 December 2018 : 04 December 2018


Claire Baker (Mid Scotland and Fife) (Lab)

In recent weeks, the rail service in Fife has been terrible; the reason given has been crew shortages. My constituents are losing confidence in Abellio ScotRail t...



Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Affairs Committee 29 November 2018 [Draft] : 29 November 2018


Claire Baker

NFU Scotland has said that, although the seasonal workers permit is welcome, the figures are not high enough.

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-15096.4: Sea Fisheries and End of Year Negotiations (Peter Chapman)
Meeting Date: 11/12/2018
Result - For: 26, Against: 83 Abstain: 1
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-15096.1: Sea Fisheries and End of Year Negotiations (Rhoda Grant)
Meeting Date: 11/12/2018
Result - For: 84, Against: 26 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-15096.3: Sea Fisheries and End of Year Negotiations (Mark Ruskell)
Meeting Date: 11/12/2018
Result - For: 62, Against: 31 Abstain: 17
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AbstainCarried
S5M-15096: Sea Fisheries and End of Year Negotiations (Fergus Ewing)
Meeting Date: 11/12/2018
Result - For: 67, Against: 26 Abstain: 17
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AbstainCarried
S5M-15032: Protecting Our Interests: Scotland's Response to the UK Government and EU's Withdrawal Agreement and Political Declaration (Michael Russell)
Meeting Date: 05/12/2018
Result - For: 92, Against: 29 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-15017: Counter-Terrorism and Border Security Bill - UK Legislation (Humza Yousaf)
Meeting Date: 04/12/2018
Result - For: 100, Against: 7 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-14962.2: Ending Homelessness Together (Andy Wightman)
Meeting Date: 29/11/2018
Result - For: 20, Against: 85 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedDefeated
S5M-14914.2: New Approach Needed to Tackle Scotland’s Drugs Crisis (Joe FitzPatrick)
Meeting Date: 28/11/2018
Result - For: 85, Against: 32 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-14914: New Approach Needed to Tackle Scotland’s Drugs Crisis (Miles Briggs)
Meeting Date: 28/11/2018
Result - For: 89, Against: 28 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
SP Bill 24: Scottish Crown Estate Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 1
Meeting Date: 21/11/2018
Result - For: 28, Against: 89 Abstain: 0
AgainstDefeated

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Motion S5M-14861: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 21/11/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14831: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 20/11/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14425.2: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 24/10/2018 Show Full Motion >>
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 >>
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Question S5O-02676: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 04/12/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-19322: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 09/10/2018 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 S5W-19268: 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-18840: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 13/09/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-18839: Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 13/09/2018 Show Full Question >>

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