Pauline McNeill MSP

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Meeting of the Parliament 04 December 2019 [Draft] : 04 December 2019


Pauline McNeill (Glasgow) (Lab)

Anyone who is out knocking on doors in this general election—and that is probably all of us, although not today—cannot have failed to notice the striking gap between the haves and have-nots;...



Meeting of the Parliament 27 November 2019 : 27 November 2019


Pauline McNeill

One of the issues with the Scottish child payment is that families may need to keep reapplying for the benefit because of the chaotic fluctuations caused by unive...



Meeting of the Parliament 27 November 2019 : 27 November 2019


6. Pauline McNeill (Glasgow) (Lab)

To ask the Scottish Government what action it is taking to help families experiencing in-work poverty. (S5O-03828)



Meeting of the Parliament 27 November 2019 : 27 November 2019


Pauline McNeill (Glasgow) (Lab)

This month, temperatures have fallen to as low as -9.9°C. I welcome what the minister said about Glasgow winter night shelter opening three days earlier than sche...



Social Security Committee 07 November 2019 [Draft] : 07 November 2019


Pauline McNeill

That is helpful to know. Does that mean that no one in Scotland who phones for advice will be told that they are not calling the correct service and must go somewhere else?



Social Security Committee 07 November 2019 [Draft] : 07 November 2019


Pauline McNeill

That is helpful. We have to register in the course of the inquiry that there is a cost to promoting uptake. If funds for it fall, that will definitely be problematic. The key thing about you...



Social Security Committee 07 November 2019 [Draft] : 07 November 2019


Pauline McNeill

I missed the beginning of what you said there. Which pensioners will be affected?



Social Security Committee 07 November 2019 [Draft] : 07 November 2019


Pauline McNeill

That is really helpful. You put it very succinctly: the initiative is given to the applicant, and getting paid whether you make the application or not is a quite different concept.

Social Security Committee 07 November 2019 [Draft] : 07 November 2019


Pauline McNeill

I mentioned the question of having a better way of people getting their benefits, which is something that I am interested in looking at. The committee has looked at the question of automatio...



Social Security Committee 07 November 2019 [Draft] : 07 November 2019


Pauline McNeill

You say in your submission that what matters is the increase in take-up relative to trends. Where there was promotion of a benefit and the Scottish Government spent lots of money, you can se...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-20110.1: Achieving a Fairer Scotland (Jeremy Balfour)
Meeting Date: 04/12/2019
Result - For: 18, Against: 74 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-20110.3: Achieving a Fairer Scotland (Pauline McNeill)
Meeting Date: 04/12/2019
Result - For: 70, Against: 21 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-20110.2: Achieving a Fairer Scotland (Alison Johnstone)
Meeting Date: 04/12/2019
Result - For: 23, Against: 69 Abstain: 0
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ForDefeated
S5M-20110: Achieving a Fairer Scotland (Aileen Campbell)
Meeting Date: 04/12/2019
Result - For: 70, Against: 22 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-20049: Scottish Elections (Franchise and Representation) Bill (Michael Russell)
Meeting Date: 28/11/2019
Result - For: 63, Against: 18 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-19967.2: TV Licences for over 75s (Rachael Hamilton)
Meeting Date: 21/11/2019
Result - For: 18, Against: 54 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedDefeated
S5M-19967.1: TV Licences for over 75s (Claire Baker)
Meeting Date: 21/11/2019
Result - For: 54, Against: 18 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-19967: TV Licences for over 75s (Fiona Hyslop)
Meeting Date: 21/11/2019
Result - For: 54, Against: 18 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-19939.3: Universal Credit (Shirley-Anne Somerville)
Meeting Date: 20/11/2019
Result - For: 65, Against: 46 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-19939.2: Universal Credit (Michelle Ballantyne)
Meeting Date: 20/11/2019
Result - For: 24, Against: 87 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedDefeated

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Motion S5M-20110.3: Pauline McNeill, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 03/12/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19019: Pauline McNeill, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 23/09/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-18884.1: Pauline McNeill, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 16/09/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-18681: Pauline McNeill, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 03/09/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-18479: Pauline McNeill, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 08/08/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-17623: Pauline McNeill, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 10/06/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-17503.1: Pauline McNeill, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 03/06/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-16871: Pauline McNeill, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 09/04/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-16789: Pauline McNeill, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 04/04/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-16320: Pauline McNeill, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 13/03/2019 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5O-03906: Pauline McNeill, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 02/12/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-26489: Pauline McNeill, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 21/11/2019 Show Full Question >>
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Question S5W-26472: Pauline McNeill, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 20/11/2019 Show Full Question >>
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