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Some recent Scottish Parliament written answers
- Transport answered 16 March 2011
Dr Richard Simpson (Mid Scotland and Fife) (Lab): To ask the Scottish Executive, further to the answers to questions S3W-38040, S3W-38041, S3W-38607 and S3W-39444 by Keith Brown on 15 and 16 December 2010, 3 February and 3 March 2011 respectively, at what point the part of the iterative process for defining the timeline of the transport plan for the 2014 Ryder Cup that will involve infrastructure work at either Gleneagles or Blackford stations and associated roadworks will be (a) available for public comment, (b) concluded and (c) published.
- 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.
- Health answered 17 March 2011
Elizabeth Smith: To ask the Scottish Executive what action it will take following reports that cases of rickets in children and adults have increased since 2006.
- Environment answered 18 March 2011
Rob Gibson: To ask the Scottish Executive what conditions on emissions it expects intended waste-to-heat developments to meet.
- Transport answered 17 March 2011
Murdo Fraser: To ask the Scottish Executive, further to the answer to question S3W-27817 by Stewart Stevenson on 28 October 2009, how many petrol stations there have been in each year since 1999, broken down by local authority area.
- Health answered 18 March 2011
Jackie Baillie: To ask the Scottish Executive what its assessment is of the value of surplus NHS land and buildings.
- Public Transport answered 17 March 2011
Elaine Smith: To ask the Scottish Executive what the satisfaction levels are of bus passengers in the Moodiesburn area.
- Pharmacies answered 18 March 2011
Murdo Fraser: To ask the Scottish Executive how it will ensure that patients’ views are taken into account when community pharmacy applications are being considered.
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
- NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde (Meetings) Thursday, 6 March 2014; 5 speeches
- 6. To ask the Scottish Government when the Cabinet Secretary for Health and Wellbeing last met the chief executive of NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde and what was discussed. (S4O-02982)
- New Psychoactive Substances Thursday, 27 February 2014; 6 speeches
- 2. To ask the Scottish Government what it is doing to tackle the supply and use of new psychoactive substances. (S4O-02948)
- Care Home Inspections (Standards) Thursday, 27 February 2014; 5 speeches
- 3. To ask the Scottish Government what measures it is taking to ensure the highest standards of inspections in care homes. (S4O-02949)
- A83 (Landslip Closures) Thursday, 6 March 2014; 6 speeches
- 5. To ask the Scottish Government what steps it is taking to prevent further closures of the A83 because of landslips. (S4O-02981)
- National Marine Plan Wednesday, 5 March 2014; 6 speeches
- 4. To ask the Scottish Government what the implications for the marine environment and marine industries are of the delay to the national marine plan. (S4O-02960)
- Crime Figures (Offensive Weapons) Wednesday, 5 March 2014; 5 speeches
- 5. To ask the Scottish Government what the latest figures are for crimes involving the handling of offensive weapons. (S4O-02971)
- Glasgow Airport Strategic Transport Network Study Tuesday, 4 March 2014; 8 speeches
- 1. To ask the Scottish Government when the Glasgow airport strategic transport network study will be published. (S4T-00612)
- Scottish Housing Regulator (Discussions) Thursday, 27 February 2014; 6 speeches
- 9. To ask the Scottish Government what recent discussions it has had with the Scottish Housing Regulator. (S4O-02955)
- Engagements Thursday, 27 February 2014; 18 speeches
- 1. To ask the First Minister what engagements he has planned for the rest of the day. (S4F-01907)
- Engagements Thursday, 6 March 2014; 14 speeches
- 1. To ask the First Minister what engagements he has planned for the rest of the day. (S4F-01927)