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Part of the debate – in the Scottish Parliament on 9th February 2016.

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Photo of Colin Beattie Colin Beattie Scottish National Party

The investigation highlighted the unacceptable behaviour of a few people in the college sector, but we should remember that not everyone in the sector should be tarred with the same brush. However, it is required that good guidance be enforced in order to ensure that public funds are not diverted for the benefit of individuals by public figures who should be setting an example to the communities in which they work.

I commend the good work that was done by the Auditor General in bringing her report to the Public Audit Committee for its scrutiny.