Scottish Parliament debates

Tuesday, 8 June 1999

  • Introduction

    Scottish Parliament Tuesday 8 June 1999 (Afternoon) [THE PRESIDING OFFICER opened the meeting at 14:30]

  • Business Motion

    9 speeches

    The first item of business this afternoon will be consideration of Parliamentary Bureau motion S1M-35 to amend the business programme that was agreed by Parliament on Wednesday 2 June, and an...

  • Committees

    19 speeches

    Motion S1M-37 has been lodged following extensive discussion by the Parliamentary Bureau about the size of the mandatory committees that are required to be established under the standing orders...

  • Allowances

    136 speeches

    Listening to "Good Morning Scotland" today, I was informed that this was likely to be a tawdry debate, which was the opinion of all those people asked to comment on it. I hope that the debate...

  • Decision Time

    50 speeches

    I will now put the question on the three motions and the amendments. That the Parliament shall establish the following committees: Name of Committee Remit Maximum number of members ...

  • National Park

    20 speeches

    Motion debated, That the Parliament: (a) recognises the importance of the Loch Lomond and Trossachs National Park, the first National Park in Scotland, as an area to be maintained as one of...

What is this?

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.

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