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Organ Donation Bill – Finance Committee Call for Evidence

The Finance Committee at The Scottish Parliament has issued a call for evidence on the financial memorandum for the Organ Donation Bill. The closing date for written evidence is Friday 28 August. You can read the call for evidence questions … Continue reading

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Glasgow MSP Travels to Canada to Discuss Youth Engagement In Politics

Glasgow Labour MSP Anne McTaggart MSP recently attended the Commonwealth Parliamentary Association’s (CPA) Parliamentary Seminar in Ottawa, Canada. The CPA’s common mission is to promote knowledge and understanding of parliamentary democracy in all its aspects. The topic of this year’s … Continue reading

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Congratulations to Harry Prentice, Young Heart Hero of 2015

Motion S4M-13448: Anne McTaggart, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 10/06/2015 That the Parliament congratulates Harry Prentice on being named Young Heart Hero of 2015 by the British Heart Foundation Scotland; notes that the award was presented at the recent annual … Continue reading

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Glasgow MSP – “Scotland’s Attitude to Entrepreneurship Must Evolve”

Anne McTaggart MSP has spoken of the need for Scotland to have a healthier attitude towards entrepreneurship. Ms McTaggart made her calls during a debate at the Scottish Parliament on 2nd June on ‘Scotland can do: a framework for entrepreneurship … Continue reading

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Anne McTaggart MSP Backs Calls a for Statutory Code of Practice for Pub Companies

Glasgow Labour MSP Anne McTaggart has thrown her support behind calls for a statutory code of practice for pub companies in Scotland. Ms McTaggart made her calls during her fellow Scottish Labour MSP Paul Martin’s member’s business debate at the … Continue reading

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Anne McTaggart MSP Formally Introduces Launch of Transplantation (Authorisation of Removal of Organs etc.) (Scotland) Bill

Glasgow Labour MSP Anne McTaggart today formally introduced her Transplantation (Authorisation of Removal of Organs etc.) (Scotland) Bill. To mark the introduction of the Bill Ms McTaggart hosted an event at the Scottish Parliament and a large group of transplant … Continue reading

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Anne McTaggart MSP on TTIP – “Our Public Services & Democratic Principles Are Not Up For Trade”

Glasgow Labour MSP Anne McTaggart has voiced her concerns over the proposed new transatlantic trade and investment partnership (TTIP) between the EU and the USA. Ms McTaggart, Scottish Labour’s Shadow Minister for Europe and International Development and a member of … Continue reading

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