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Some recent Scottish Parliament written answers
- NHS Staff answered 16 March 2011
Dr Richard Simpson (Mid Scotland and Fife) (Lab): To ask the Scottish Executive what savings could be made if sickness absence were reduced in all NHS boards to the (a) average and (b) lowest quartile of all boards.
- Alcohol Misuse answered 21 March 2011
Dr Richard Simpson: To ask the Scottish Executive what progress has been made since publication of A Fuller Life: Report of the Expert Group on Alcohol Related Brain Damage in ensuring that suitable housing or appropriate residential placements are available to people with alcohol-related brain damage.
- Public Transport answered 17 March 2011
Elaine Smith: To ask the Scottish Executive what consultation was carried out with bus users in Moodiesburn prior to the opening of the Moodiesburn bypass.
- Enterprise answered 15 March 2011
Peter Peacock: To ask the Scottish Executive what the status is of the Intellectual Asset Centre.
- Meat Industry answered 15 March 2011
John Scott: To ask the Scottish Executive, in light of the EU Council decision not to take forward plans to label meat from animals that are slaughtered without stunning in different ways from meat that is slaughtered after stunning, what further measures can be taken in Scotland to deliver clear labelling on this issue.
- Medication answered 21 March 2011
Joe FitzPatrick: To ask the Scottish Executive how it is monitoring progress towards the implementation of the CEL 17 (2010) guidance on the introduction of new medicines into NHSScotland.
- NHS Equipment answered 16 March 2011
Dr Richard Simpson (Mid Scotland and Fife) (Lab): To ask the Scottish Executive for what reason the draft clinical standards in NHS Scotland Wheelchair and Seating Services - Clinical Standards Consultation do not refer to recommendation 3 of Moving Forward: Review of NHS Wheelchair and Seating Services in Scotland.
- Sectarianism answered 17 March 2011
Richard Baker: To ask the Scottish Executive what the average number of full-time equivalent staff working specifically on anti-sectarianism projects has been in each year since 2005.
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
- Decision Time Wednesday, 11 December 2013; 6 speeches
- There are five questions to be put as a result of today’s business. I remind members that, in relation to the debate on finance, if the amendment in the name of John Swinney is agreed to,...
- YouthLink Scotland Tuesday, 10 December 2013; 6 speeches
- The final item of business is a members’ business debate on motion S4M-08016, in the name of George Adam, on YouthLink Scotland. The debate will be concluded without any question being put....
- Myasthenia Gravis Wednesday, 11 December 2013; 5 speeches
- 15. To ask the Scottish Government what assistance it provides to people with myasthenia gravis. (S4O-02701)
- Prestwick Airport Thursday, 5 December 2013; 6 speeches
- 7. To ask the Scottish Government what plans it has to revitalise Prestwick airport. (S4O-02683)
- Finance Wednesday, 11 December 2013; 191 speeches
- The next item of business is a Conservative debate on motion S4M-08551, in the name of Gavin Brown, on finance. Mr Brown, you have 14 minutes.
- Wild Fisheries Management (Review) Wednesday, 4 December 2013; 10 speeches
- 8. To ask the Scottish Government whether it will provide an update on the review of wild fisheries management that it announced during the passage of the Aquaculture and Fisheries (Scotland)...
- Decision Time Tuesday, 10 December 2013; 8 speeches
- There are 10 questions to be put as a result of today’s business. The first question is, that motion S4M-08559, in the name of Alex Salmond, on a motion of condolence for Nelson Mandela, be...
- Maxillofacial Prosthetists and Technologists Wednesday, 4 December 2013; 7 speeches
- The final item of business today is a members’ business debate on motion S4M-07793, in the name of Linda Fabiani, on celebrating maxillofacial prosthetists and technologists. Motion...
- Local Government Finance Settlement 2014-15 Wednesday, 11 December 2013; 34 speeches
- The next item of business is a statement by John Swinney on the local government finance settlement 2014-15. The cabinet secretary will take questions at the end of his statement; there should...
- Taking Children into Care Thursday, 5 December 2013; 63 speeches
- The next item of business is a debate on motion S4M-08480, in the name of Stewart Maxwell, on decision making on whether to take children into care. I call Stewart Maxwell to speak to and move...