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Some recent Scottish Parliament written answers

NHS Finance answered 16 March 2011

Marlyn Glen (North East Scotland) (Lab): To ask the Scottish Executive what the (a) actual initial revenue allocation and (b) NHSScotland Resource Allocation Committee target allocation was to NHS Tayside in (i) 2008-09, (ii) 2009-10 and (iii) 2010-11 and is for 2011-12.

Health answered 17 March 2011

Gavin Brown: To ask the Scottish Executive how many acute occupied bed days in NHS Lothian were directly connected with knife and bladed objects crime-related incidents in 2009-10, also broken down by age of patient.

Public Transport answered 17 March 2011

Elaine Smith: To ask the Scottish Executive how many buses travelled between Moodiesburn and Glasgow on 31 January 2011.

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

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.

Renewable Energy answered 21 March 2011

Sarah Boyack: To ask the Scottish Executive whether it will publish the report commissioned from Atkins Consultants Ltd on the potential for wind farm development on the national estate.

Renewable Energy answered 21 March 2011

Rhoda Grant: To ask the Scottish Executive, in light of the announcement by Scottish and Southern Energy that it is to halt work on the development of its proposed offshore wind farm at Kintyre, whether it will confirm that no future developer will be able to progress this site.

Prison Service answered 17 March 2011

Richard Baker: To ask the Scottish Executive how many banned items were seized from individuals entering prison in 2009, broken down by (a) item and (b) prison.

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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

Ferguson Shipbuilders Tuesday, 19 August 2014; 23 speeches
The next item of business is a statement by John Swinney on Ferguson’s shipyard. The cabinet secretary will take questions at the end of his statement; there should therefore be no...
Innovation Centres (Economic Impact) Wednesday, 20 August 2014; 45 speeches
We move on to the statement on innovation centres.
Decision Time Thursday, 21 August 2014; 10 speeches
There are five questions to be put as a result of today’s business. The first question is, that amendment S4M-10843.1.2, in the name of Ruth Davidson, which seeks to amend amendment...
Rural Schools (Safeguards) Thursday, 14 August 2014; 7 speeches
8. To ask the Scottish Government how it will provide safeguards for rural schools. (S4O-03458)
Engagements Thursday, 21 August 2014; 27 speeches
1. To ask the First Minister what engagements he has planned for the rest of the day. (S4F-02266)
Shipbuilding (Lower Clyde) Thursday, 21 August 2014; 6 speeches
3. To ask the First Minister how the Scottish Government will ensure the future of shipbuilding on the lower Clyde. (S4F-02267)
Secretary of State for Scotland (Meetings) Thursday, 14 August 2014; 8 speeches
2. To ask the First Minister when he will next meet the Secretary of State for Scotland. (S4F-02247)
Major Trunk Road Works (Consultation of Cyclists) Thursday, 21 August 2014; 6 speeches, 1 annotation
2. To ask the Scottish Government what methods of consultation it uses to gauge the views of cyclists regarding major trunk road works. (S4O-03482)
Increasing Opportunities for Women Wednesday, 20 August 2014; 90 speeches
The next item of business is a debate on motion S4M-10829, in the name of Angela Constance, on increasing opportunities for women.
Independent Retailers Tuesday, 19 August 2014; 8 speeches, 1 annotation
The final item of business is a members’ business debate on motion S4M-10420, in the name of Gordon MacDonald, on celebrating the contribution of independent retailers to the Scottish...

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