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took the oath and repeated it in Gaelic .
6. To ask the Scottish Government what action it will take to increase the number of affordable homes. (S5O-05159)
Within the strategy, I particularly welcome the fact that the new housing standard applies to all tenures, so that everyone will be living in good-quality accommodation regardless of whether they own it or rent it from a private or social landlord. I have had a number of constituency cases where the local authority has delayed repairs to damp properties, including to the homes of folk who are...
Scottish National Party MSP for Cunninghame South
Entered the Scottish Parliament on 7 May 2016 — Election
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