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Local Government and Communities Committee 26 June 2020 [Draft] : 26 June 2020


Graham Simpson

Maddy Halliday spoke about this issue earlier, so we will go to Hector Macleod.



Local Government and Communities Committee 26 June 2020 [Draft] : 26 June 2020


Graham Simpson

Do any of you have a sense of the scale of digital exclusion, which was mentioned earlier?



Local Government and Communities Committee 26 June 2020 [Draft] : 26 June 2020


Graham Simpson

Maddy, you had quite a bit to say earlier. Do you want to expand on that?



Local Government and Communities Committee 26 June 2020 [Draft] : 26 June 2020


Graham Simpson

Yes, and about whether that should change.



Local Government and Communities Committee 26 June 2020 [Draft] : 26 June 2020


Graham Simpson

Do you have anything to add to that, Hector?



Local Government and Communities Committee 26 June 2020 [Draft] : 26 June 2020


Graham Simpson

Are you saying that the bigger charities fare better, because they are more used to making applications?



Local Government and Communities Committee 26 June 2020 [Draft] : 26 June 2020


Graham Simpson

I go back to Maddy Halliday’s point about the way that money is allocated. Can anyone tell me who decides how the money is allocated?



Local Government and Communities Committee 26 June 2020 [Draft] : 26 June 2020


Graham Simpson

Would you agree that clearer guidance is needed?



Local Government and Communities Committee 26 June 2020 [Draft] : 26 June 2020


Graham Simpson

Maddy, what have you found in North Lanarkshire?



Local Government and Communities Committee 26 June 2020 [Draft] : 26 June 2020


Graham Simpson

So there are enough volunteers; you are just trying to find places for them.

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-22119.3: Advisory Group on Economic Recovery Recommendations (Andy Wightman)
Meeting Date: 23/06/2020
Result - For: 52, Against: 12 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-22119: Advisory Group on Economic Recovery Recommendations (Fiona Hyslop)
Meeting Date: 23/06/2020
Result - For: 52, Against: 12 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-22115: Civil Partnership (Scotland) Bill (Shirley-Anne Somerville)
Meeting Date: 23/06/2020
Result - For: 64, Against: 0 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
SP Bill 56: Animals and Wildlife (Penalties, Protections and Powers) (Scotland) Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 33
Meeting Date: 17/06/2020
Result - For: 22, Against: 56 Abstain: 1
AgainstDefeated
SP Bill 56: Animals and Wildlife (Penalties, Protections and Powers) (Scotland) Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 35
Meeting Date: 17/06/2020
Result - For: 42, Against: 38 Abstain: 0
ForCarried
SP Bill 56: Animals and Wildlife (Penalties, Protections and Powers) (Scotland) Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 36
Meeting Date: 17/06/2020
Result - For: 21, Against: 59 Abstain: 0
AgainstDefeated
SP Bill 56: Animals and Wildlife (Penalties, Protections and Powers) (Scotland) Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 37
Meeting Date: 17/06/2020
Result - For: 21, Against: 59 Abstain: 0
AgainstDefeated
SP Bill 56: Animals and Wildlife (Penalties, Protections and Powers) (Scotland) Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 38
Meeting Date: 17/06/2020
Result - For: 21, Against: 59 Abstain: 0
AgainstDefeated
SP Bill 56: Animals and Wildlife (Penalties, Protections and Powers) (Scotland) Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 39
Meeting Date: 17/06/2020
Result - For: 61, Against: 19 Abstain: 0
AgainstCarried
SP Bill 56: Animals and Wildlife (Penalties, Protections and Powers) (Scotland) Bill (Stage 3) - Amendment 40
Meeting Date: 17/06/2020
Result - For: 21, Against: 59 Abstain: 0
AgainstDefeated

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Motion S5M-08770: Graham Simpson, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 08/11/2017 Show Full Motion >>
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