Scottish Parliament debates

Wednesday, 17 May 2000

  • Introduction

    Scottish Parliament Wednesday 17 May 2000 [THE PRESIDING OFFICER opened the meeting at 10:00]

  • Time for Reflection

    3 speeches

    Good morning. For our time for reflection today, we welcome Mr S L Gajree, the president of the Hindu Mandir in Glasgow.

  • Point of Order

    115 speeches

    On a point of order, Presiding Officer. Will you advise the chamber whether you have received notice of a ministerial statement to explain the Executive's sudden, albeit welcome, change of policy...

  • Agricultural Holdings

    28 speeches

    The next item of business is a statement by Ross Finnie on the agricultural holdings white paper. The minister will take questions at the end of the statement. There should, therefore, be no...

  • Glasgow Regeneration

    171 speeches

    Resumed debate.

  • Decision Time

    12 speeches

    There are no Parliamentary Bureau motions today, so we come straight to decision time. The first question is, that amendment S1M-858.1, in the name of Kenneth Gibson, seeking to amend the motion...

  • Epilepsy

    15 speeches

    Members' business tonight is a debate on motion S1M-599, in the name of Mike Watson, on epilepsy. I will allow a moment for the chamber to clear. Motion debated, That the Parliament recognises...

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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