Bill Bowman MSP

Welcome to Bill Bowman MSP's biography pages

Parliamentary Activities

Deputy Chair of the Scottish Commission for Public Audit

Search for other speeches made by this member

Meeting of the Parliament 19 February 2019 : 19 February 2019


Bill Bowman

I do not have time. I have taken an intervention.



Meeting of the Parliament 19 February 2019 : 19 February 2019


Bill Bowman

We say that the taxation here should be competitive with that in the rest of the UK.



Meeting of the Parliament 19 February 2019 : 19 February 2019


Bill Bowman (North East Scotland) (Con)

As the third chartered accountant to speak in the debate, I hope that everybody is still managing to keep awake.



Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 07 February 2019 : 07 February 2019


Bill Bowman

I am happy to disagree with you, Auditor General.



Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 07 February 2019 : 07 February 2019


Bill Bowman

In paragraph 14 of the report, you taunt me again by mentioning the Forth replacement crossing project, which opened but then closed the next day. Is that how you...



Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 07 February 2019 : 07 February 2019


Bill Bowman

So the council has not done anything to deal with people who have not done their job.



Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 07 February 2019 : 07 February 2019


Bill Bowman

Reference has been made to examples in the private sector. Normally, if such a failure happened in the private sector, there would be consequences. Have there bee...



Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 07 February 2019 : 07 February 2019


Bill Bowman

Yes.



Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 07 February 2019 : 07 February 2019


Bill Bowman

Were there people in the organisation who could have done this, or should have been able to?



Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 07 February 2019 : 07 February 2019


Bill Bowman (North East Scotland) (Con)

The conclusion to your report starts by saying: “T...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-15907: Budget (Scotland) (No.3) Bill (Derek Mackay)
Meeting Date: 21/02/2019
Result - For: 66, Against: 58 Abstain: 0
>> Show more
AgainstCarried
S5M-15879: Scottish Rate Resolution (Derek Mackay)
Meeting Date: 19/02/2019
Result - For: 61, Against: 52 Abstain: 6
>> Show more
AgainstCarried
S5M-15723: Establishment of a Committee (Graeme Dey)
Meeting Date: 06/02/2019
Result - For: 92, Against: 19 Abstain: 0
>> Show more
ForCarried
S5M-15625.1: Budget (Scotland) (No.3) Bill (Murdo Fraser)
Meeting Date: 31/01/2019
Result - For: 30, Against: 96 Abstain: 0
>> Show more
ForDefeated
S5M-15625: Budget (Scotland) (No.3) Bill (Derek Mackay)
Meeting Date: 31/01/2019
Result - For: 67, Against: 58 Abstain: 1
>> Show more
AgainstCarried
S5M-15607.1: Presumption to Mainstream (Iain Gray)
Meeting Date: 30/01/2019
Result - For: 27, Against: 92 Abstain: 0
>> Show more
AgainstDefeated
S5M-15615.2: Tackling Antisocial Behaviour (Ash Denham)
Meeting Date: 30/01/2019
Result - For: 69, Against: 50 Abstain: 0
>> Show more
AgainstCarried
S5M-15609.2: A Connected Scotland, the Scottish Government’s Strategy for Tackling Social Isolation and Loneliness (Alex Rowley)
Meeting Date: 29/01/2019
Result - For: 23, Against: 84 Abstain: 0
>> Show more
Not VotedDefeated
S5M-15507.2: Supporting Entrepreneurship (Rhoda Grant)
Meeting Date: 23/01/2019
Result - For: 82, Against: 27 Abstain: 0
>> Show more
AgainstCarried
S5M-15514: Approval of SSI (Graeme Dey)
Meeting Date: 23/01/2019
Result - For: 82, Against: 0 Abstain: 27
>> Show more
AbstainCarried

Search for other Motions lodged by Bill Bowman
EventIdTypeSub TypeMSP NameParty NameConstituencyRegionTitleItemTextFormattedAnswer DateAnswerStatusIdExpectedAnswerDateAnsweredByMspApprovedDateSubmissionDateMeetingDateProductionStatusIdRecordStatusIdStatus DateOnBehalfOfConsideredForMembersBusinessCrossPartySupportRegisteredInterestSupportCountSupportDateIsEventLinkCurrentMinister
Motion S5M-15957: Bill Bowman, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 21/02/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-15956: Bill Bowman, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 21/02/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-15930: Bill Bowman, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 20/02/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-15779: Bill Bowman, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 07/02/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-15727: Bill Bowman, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 05/02/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-15636: Bill Bowman, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 30/01/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-15545: Bill Bowman, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 23/01/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-15363: Bill Bowman, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 11/01/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-15375: Bill Bowman, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 11/01/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-15332: Bill Bowman, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 10/01/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Search for other Questions asked by Bill Bowman
EventIdTypeSub TypeMSP NameParty NameConstituencyRegionTitleItemTextFormattedAnswer DateAnswerStatusIdExpectedAnswerDateAnsweredByMspApprovedDateSubmissionDateMeetingDateProductionStatusIdRecordStatusIdStatus DateOnBehalfOfConsideredForMembersBusinessCrossPartySupportRegisteredInterestSupportCountSupportDateIsEventLinkCurrentMinister
Question S5O-02920: Bill Bowman, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 20/02/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-21264: Bill Bowman, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 25/01/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-20978: Bill Bowman, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 14/01/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-20977: Bill Bowman, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 14/01/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-20612: Bill Bowman, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 13/12/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02683: Bill Bowman, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 05/12/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-20272: Bill Bowman, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 28/11/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02627: Bill Bowman, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 21/11/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-19991: Bill Bowman, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 16/11/2018 R Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-19990: Bill Bowman, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 16/11/2018 R Show Full Question >>

Lobbying

From 12 March 2018 face-to-face lobbying conversations with MSPs must be registered on the Lobbying Register. Find out more at www.lobbying.scot.

Further information

Email our Public Information Service for more information.

This website is using cookies.
We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. If you continue without changing your settings, we’ll assume that you are happy to receive all cookies on this website.