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Meeting of the Parliament 20 March 2019 [Draft] : 20 March 2019


Brian Whittle (South Scotland) (Con)

I add my congratulations to Pauline McNeill for securing time in the chamber to debate the topic. In doing so, Ms McNeill is helping to raise awareness of Crohn’s...



Health and Sport Committee 19 March 2019 [Draft] : 19 March 2019


Brian Whittle

Are maintenance jobs at the Queen Elizabeth hospital the responsibility of the health board or does the contractor retain some responsibility?



Health and Sport Committee 19 March 2019 [Draft] : 19 March 2019


Brian Whittle

Is maintenance given the priority and funding that it deserves?



Health and Sport Committee 19 March 2019 [Draft] : 19 March 2019


Brian Whittle

Could such a backlog pose a threat to patient care?



Health and Sport Committee 19 March 2019 [Draft] : 19 March 2019


Brian Whittle

We understand that the current backlog of maintenance jobs is 300 at the Queen Elizabeth hospital. Is such a backlog normal for a hospital of that age and size?

Health and Sport Committee 19 March 2019 [Draft] : 19 March 2019


Brian Whittle

Sorry—I am talking about the issues to do with the Queen Elizabeth university hospital. Are front-line clinical staff part of that investigation through HIS?



Health and Sport Committee 19 March 2019 [Draft] : 19 March 2019


Brian Whittle

We have taken evidence on the effectiveness of whistleblowing in the NHS. I think that it is fair to say that there would be concerns about that.



Health and Sport Committee 19 March 2019 [Draft] : 19 March 2019


Brian Whittle

Where does the governance stop? Does it stop at the board level, or do your organisations have input above that level? Do you expect a board to deliver on the pla...



Health and Sport Committee 19 March 2019 [Draft] : 19 March 2019


Brian Whittle

Would the guidance give clinical staff the authority to have their concerns raised in that environment? Is that your understandi...



Health and Sport Committee 19 March 2019 [Draft] : 19 March 2019


Brian Whittle (South Scotland) (Con)

Considering the points that have just been made and the safety features that we are talking about, I simply note that we have heard a lot from front-line staff in a variety of investigations...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-16445.1: Land Reform in Scotland, Delivering for Now and the Future (Edward Mountain)
Meeting Date: 21/03/2019
Result - For: 27, Against: 87 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedDefeated
S5M-16445.3: Land Reform in Scotland, Delivering for Now and the Future (Claudia Beamish)
Meeting Date: 21/03/2019
Result - For: 83, Against: 32 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-16445.2: Land Reform in Scotland, Delivering for Now and the Future (Andy Wightman)
Meeting Date: 21/03/2019
Result - For: 32, Against: 83 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedDefeated
S5M-16445: Land Reform in Scotland, Delivering for Now and the Future (Roseanna Cunningham)
Meeting Date: 21/03/2019
Result - For: 83, Against: 32 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-16407.4: Student Support (Richard Lochhead)
Meeting Date: 20/03/2019
Result - For: 94, Against: 0 Abstain: 29
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AbstainCarried
S5M-16407.1: Student Support (Liz Smith)
Meeting Date: 20/03/2019
Result - For: 29, Against: 94 Abstain: 0
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ForDefeated
S5M-16407: Student Support (Iain Gray)
Meeting Date: 20/03/2019
Result - For: 94, Against: 29 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-16408.3: Free Bus Travel for Under-25s (Michael Matheson)
Meeting Date: 20/03/2019
Result - For: 65, Against: 29 Abstain: 29
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AbstainCarried
SP Bill 35: Damages (Investment Returns and Periodical Payments) (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 9
Meeting Date: 19/03/2019
Result - For: 84, Against: 0 Abstain: 26
AbstainCarried
S5M-16394: Damages (Investment Returns and Periodical Payments) (Scotland) Bill (Ash Denham)
Meeting Date: 19/03/2019
Result - For: 112, Against: 0 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried

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Motion S5M-15716: Brian Whittle, South Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 05/02/2019 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5O-02981: Brian Whittle, South Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 06/03/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02962: Brian Whittle, South Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 27/02/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-21784: Brian Whittle, South Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 22/02/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-21273: Brian Whittle, South Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 28/01/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-03017: Brian Whittle, South Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 28/01/2019 Show Full Question >>
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Question S5O-02739: Brian Whittle, South Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 19/12/2018 Show Full Question >>
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Question S5O-02678: Brian Whittle, South Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 05/12/2018 Show Full Question >>

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