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Some recent Scottish Parliament written answers

Public Transport answered 17 March 2011

Elaine Smith: To ask the Scottish Executive what the satisfaction levels are of bus passengers.

Enterprise answered 15 March 2011

Mary Mulligan: To ask the Scottish Executive who will decide what the criteria are for accessing the Innovation and Investment Fund.

NHS Staff answered 18 March 2011

Jackie Baillie: To ask the Scottish Executive, further to the answer to question S3W-37313 by Nicola Sturgeon on 17 November 2010, whether there is a continuing need for the National Performance Management Committee if there is no performance-related pay for the next two years.

Air Services answered 16 March 2011

Jamie McGrigor: To ask the Scottish Executive what its position is regarding the UK Government plans to reform the Air Travel Organisers’ Licence scheme.

Public Transport answered 17 March 2011

Elaine Smith: To ask the Scottish Executive what its position is on the need for the regulation of bus services

Alcohol Misuse answered 21 March 2011

Dr Richard Simpson: To ask the Scottish Executive what assessment it has made since May 2007 of the incidence and prevalence of alcohol-related brain damage.

Electricity answered 17 March 2011

Murdo Fraser: To ask the Scottish Executive what advice it has taken on the potential undergrounding of the Beauly Denny power line since the Beauly Denny public inquiry closed.

Renewable Energy answered 21 March 2011

Sarah Boyack: To ask the Scottish Executive whether it is aware of community renewables development scheme that have previously been worked up to the appropriate level for consideration under the provisions of the Forestry Commission Scotland renewables contracts out to tender.

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What is the Scottish Parliament?

The Scottish Parliament is the national legislature of Scotland, located in Edinburgh. The Parliament consists of 129 members known as MSPs, elected for four-year terms; 73 represent individual geographical constituencies, and 56 are regional representatives.

Recent Scottish Parliament debates

Football Clubs (Fan Ownership) Tuesday, 22 April 2014; 16 speeches
The final item of business today is a members’ business debate on motion S4M-09518, in the name of Alison Johnstone, on fan ownership of football clubs. Motion debated, That the Parliament...
Criminal Justice (Scotland) Bill Wednesday, 23 April 2014; 13 speeches
4. To ask the Scottish Government what steps it is taking to address the reported criticism of the Criminal Justice (Scotland) Bill. (S4O-03119)
Fuel Poverty Wednesday, 23 April 2014; 73 speeches
The next item of business is a debate on motion S4M-09747, in the name of Jackie Baillie, on fuel poverty. I give warning that we are extremely tight for time for both debates this afternoon, so...
Decision Time Wednesday, 23 April 2014; 12 speeches
There are six questions to be put as a result of today’s business. I remind members that, in relation to the debate on fuel poverty, if the amendment in the name of Margaret Burgess is...
Ministers Tuesday, 22 April 2014; 6 speeches
The next item of business is a debate on motion S4M-09773, in the name of the First Minister, on the appointment of Scottish ministers. I remind members that the question on this motion will be...
Climate Change (Scotland) Act 2009 (Targets) Wednesday, 23 April 2014; 5 speeches
2. To ask the Scottish Government whether it will revise the annual greenhouse gas emission reduction targets set out in the Climate Change (Scotland) Act 2009. (S4O-03127)
Living Wage Wednesday, 23 April 2014; 88 speeches
The next item of business is a debate on motion S4M-09740, in the name of James Kelly, on the living wage.
Fixed-odds Betting Terminals Wednesday, 23 April 2014; 7 speeches
The final item of business is a members’ business debate on motion S4M-09263, in the name of Stuart McMillan, on fixed-odds betting terminals. The debate will be concluded with no question...
Scotland’s Voice in the European Union Tuesday, 22 April 2014; 124 speeches
The next item of business is a debate on motion S4M-09748, in the name of Fiona Hyslop, on Scotland’s voice in the European Union.
Agriculture (Scientific Research and Innovation) Wednesday, 23 April 2014; 10 speeches
3. To ask the Scottish Government how it promotes scientific research and innovation in agriculture. (S4O-03128)

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