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Meeting of the Parliament 28 November 2019 [Draft] : 28 November 2019


Willie Coffey

A local business forum that I attended in Kilmarnock last week was well attended, with many small businesses keen to hear what support arrangements might be in pl...



Meeting of the Parliament 28 November 2019 [Draft] : 28 November 2019


2. Willie Coffey (Kilmarnock and Irvine Valley) (SNP)

To ask the Scottish Government how it is supporting small businesses in the Kilmarnock and Irvine Valley constituency to prepare for a potentially damaging Brexit and develop economic links ...



Economy, Energy and Fair Work Committee 26 November 2019 [Draft] : 26 November 2019


Willie Coffey

Is it not already the case that businesses can put up their assets as security? What is the difference between being able to do that and having a register of statutory pledges, the setting u...



Economy, Energy and Fair Work Committee 26 November 2019 [Draft] : 26 November 2019


Willie Coffey (Kilmarnock and Irvine Valley) (SNP)

For my benefit, will the panel explain why the proposed remedy makes it more likely that businesses will access finance? What is the magic ingredient that will change anything? As I understa...



Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 21 November 2019 : 21 November 2019


Willie Coffey

So Kilmarnock prison will come back into the public sector.



Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 21 November 2019 : 21 November 2019


Willie Coffey

For Kilmarnock, renewal is five years away. Are you well prepared and thinking about the future there and what that might look like? Will you look at the contract...



Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 21 November 2019 : 21 November 2019


Willie Coffey

Okay. I understand that the contract is up for renewal in five years. What is the thinking on that?



Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 21 November 2019 : 21 November 2019


Willie Coffey

Another point has been made over the years. Would such an amount of money not be better reinvested in purposeful activity for the prisoners, rather than its being pulled out of the system? A...



Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 21 November 2019 : 21 November 2019


Willie Coffey

Where does the fine money go? How much have you recouped in fines from Kilmarnock prison in a given year?



Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 21 November 2019 : 21 November 2019


Willie Coffey

I will give you a couple of examples that have been given to me. Steve Farrell, who gave evidence in the round-table session, said in a letter to the committee th...

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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Not VotedDefeated
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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Not VotedCarried
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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Not VotedDefeated
S5M-20110: Achieving a Fairer Scotland (Aileen Campbell)
Meeting Date: 04/12/2019
Result - For: 70, Against: 22 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedCarried
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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ForCarried
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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AgainstDefeated
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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ForCarried
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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ForCarried
S5M-19939.3: Universal Credit (Shirley-Anne Somerville)
Meeting Date: 20/11/2019
Result - For: 65, Against: 46 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-19939.2: Universal Credit (Michelle Ballantyne)
Meeting Date: 20/11/2019
Result - For: 24, Against: 87 Abstain: 0
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EventIdTypeSub TypeMSP NameParty NameConstituencyRegionTitleItemTextFormattedAnswer DateAnswerStatusIdExpectedAnswerDateAnsweredByMspApprovedDateSubmissionDateMeetingDateProductionStatusIdRecordStatusIdStatus DateOnBehalfOfConsideredForMembersBusinessCrossPartySupportRegisteredInterestSupportCountSupportDateIsEventLinkCurrentMinister
Motion S5M-20178: Willie Coffey, Kilmarnock and Irvine Valley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 05/12/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20139: Willie Coffey, Kilmarnock and Irvine Valley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 04/12/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20017: Willie Coffey, Kilmarnock and Irvine Valley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 22/11/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19794: Willie Coffey, Kilmarnock and Irvine Valley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 07/11/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19795: Willie Coffey, Kilmarnock and Irvine Valley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 07/11/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-17845: Willie Coffey, Kilmarnock and Irvine Valley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/06/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-17561: Willie Coffey, Kilmarnock and Irvine Valley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 05/06/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-17403: Willie Coffey, Kilmarnock and Irvine Valley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 22/05/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-17390: Willie Coffey, Kilmarnock and Irvine Valley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 22/05/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-16859: Willie Coffey, Kilmarnock and Irvine Valley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 09/04/2019 Show Full Motion >>
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EventIdTypeSub TypeMSP NameParty NameConstituencyRegionTitleItemTextFormattedAnswer DateAnswerStatusIdExpectedAnswerDateAnsweredByMspApprovedDateSubmissionDateMeetingDateProductionStatusIdRecordStatusIdStatus DateOnBehalfOfConsideredForMembersBusinessCrossPartySupportRegisteredInterestSupportCountSupportDateIsEventLinkCurrentMinister
Question S5O-03888: Willie Coffey, Kilmarnock and Irvine Valley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 04/12/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03832: Willie Coffey, Kilmarnock and Irvine Valley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 20/11/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03675: Willie Coffey, Kilmarnock and Irvine Valley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 23/10/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-25691: Willie Coffey, Kilmarnock and Irvine Valley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 07/10/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03616: Willie Coffey, Kilmarnock and Irvine Valley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 25/09/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03540: Willie Coffey, Kilmarnock and Irvine Valley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 11/09/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03482: Willie Coffey, Kilmarnock and Irvine Valley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 28/08/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03459: Willie Coffey, Kilmarnock and Irvine Valley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/06/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-23563: Willie Coffey, Kilmarnock and Irvine Valley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 31/05/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-23551: Willie Coffey, Kilmarnock and Irvine Valley, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 30/05/2019 Show Full Question >>

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