Scottish Parliament debates

Friday, 2 July 1999

  • Scottish Parliament

    1 speech

    Friday 2 July 1999 (Morning) [THE PRESIDING OFFICER opened the meeting at 09:31]

  • Question Time — Scottish Executive

    • Rural Schools

      4 speeches

      At 1 o'clock this morning it did not seem such a great honour to ask the first question of our newly empowered legislature, but I am sure that, although I was selected randomly by computer, it is...

    • General Teaching Council

      4 speeches

      To ask the Scottish Executive whether it intends to make the Deloitte Touche review of the General Teaching Council for Scotland available for consideration by members, and if so, when. (S1O-189)

      Criminal Record Certificates

      4 speeches

      To ask the Scottish Executive whether it intends to implement a charging policy for certificates issued by the police under part V of the Police Act 1997. (S1O-157)

      University Staff

      4 speeches

      To ask the Scottish Executive whether it will make a statement on its attitude to the establishment of an independent pay review for university academic and related staff. (S1O-187)

      Fire Services

      4 speeches

      To ask the Scottish Executive what measures it intends to take to provide fire services in the event of industrial action by the Fire Brigades Union. (S1O-184)

      Schools (Sport)

      4 speeches

      To ask the Scottish Executive whether it will make a statement on the number of school sports co-ordinators. (S1O-175)

      Accident and Emergency (Glasgow)

      4 speeches

      To ask the Scottish Executive what steps it intends to take to address the concerns in the south-east area of greater Glasgow at the proposed concentration of accident and emergency services at...

      After-school Clubs

      4 speeches

      To ask the Scottish Executive whether it will make a statement on the provision of after-school clubs in Scotland. (S1O-127)

      Teachers (IT Training)

      4 speeches

      To ask the Scottish Executive whether it will make a statement on its plans to improve information technology resources and training for teachers. (S1O-143)

      Fisheries

      4 speeches

      To ask the Scottish Executive what plans it has, within the context of negotiations on the reform of the common fisheries policy, to argue for the implementation of regional fisheries management...

      Housing (Glasgow)

      4 speeches

      To ask the Scottish Executive whether it intends to provide details about the revised timetable for housing stock transfer in Glasgow City Council. (S1O-188)

      Sport

      6 speeches

      To ask the Scottish Executive how it intends to support efforts to bring major international sporting events to Scotland. (S1O-158)

      Multilateral Agreement on Investment

      4 speeches

      To ask the Scottish Executive whether it intends to make representations to HM Government to ensure that the potential impact in Scotland on matters within its responsibility of any future...

      New Deal

      4 speeches

      To ask the Scottish Executive whether it intends to make a statement on the number of young unemployed who have benefited from the first full year of the new deal. (S1O-146)

      Perth College

      6 speeches

      To ask the Scottish Executive whether in view of the current financial difficulties being experienced by Perth College it has any plans to increase the level of grant payable to the college in...

      Stephen Lawrence Inquiry

      4 speeches

      To ask the Scottish Executive what plans it has to implement the recommendations of the Stephen Lawrence inquiry as contained in the Macpherson report. (S1O-126)

  • Open Question Time — Scottish Executive

    • Scottish Parliament

      14 speeches

      To ask the Scottish Executive what measures it intends to take to ensure that the Parliament meets the expectations of the people of Scotland. (S1O-154)

    • Homeless People

      8 speeches

      To ask the Scottish Executive whether it has any plans to set and monitor targets to reduce the numbers of homeless people. (S1O-159)

      Integrated Government

      11 speeches

      To ask the Scottish Executive what areas of policy it plans to treat cross-departmentally to fulfil its commitment to integrated government. (S1O-148) Thank you, Mr Presiding Officer, for giving...

  • Local Government

    102 speeches

    The next item of business is a ministerial statement on the McIntosh commission report.

  • Student Finance (Committee of Inquiry)

    30 speeches

    The next item of business is a debate on motion S1M-82, in the name of Henry McLeish, on the independent committee of inquiry on student finance. I call Mr McLeish to speak briefly on, and move,...

    • Committee Membership

      Motion moved, That the Parliament approves the addition of Tommy Sheridan to the membership of the Equal Opportunities Committee and the addition of Dennis Canavan to the membership of the...

    • Register of Interests

      1 speech

      The Scotland Act 1998 (Transitory and Transitional Provisions) (Members' Interests) Order 1999 requires the Parliament to determine when and how the "Register of Interests of Members of the...

  • Decision Time

    16 speeches

    The first question is, that motion S1M-82, in the name of Mr Henry McLeish, be agreed to. Are we all agreed?

  • Fish Processing Industry

    38 speeches

    Motion debated, That the Parliament agrees that the current expensive implementation proposals for the Urban Waste Water Treatment Directive (91/271/EEC), in so far as they apply to the Scottish...

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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