Scottish Parliament debates

Wednesday, 24 May 2000

  • Introduction

    Scottish Parliament Wednesday 24 May 2000 [THE PRESIDING OFFICER opened the meeting at 09:30]

  • Time for Reflection

    1 speech

    I am sorry to have to tell members that Captain Connelly of the Salvation Army has not turned up to take time for reflection. If members do not mind, I will read his text to the chamber. Captain...

  • Mike Tyson

    155 speeches

    We now move to the first item of business, which is the SNP motion S1M-890, in the name of Roseanna Cunningham, on Mike Tyson. In view of the complaints about the level of noise in the...

  • Heart Transplant Unit

    82 speeches

    The previous debate overran slightly, so speeches in this debate will be trimmed a little. This item of business is a debate on motion S1M-888, in the name of Kay Ullrich, on the Scottish heart...

  • Presiding Officer's Announcements

    1 speech

    Before we begin, I have three short announcements to make. First, Captain Connelly of the Salvation Army was, I am afraid, given the wrong start time this morning. Members will remember that we...

  • Infectious Salmon Anaemia

    19 speeches

    The first item of business this afternoon is a statement by Mr John Home Robertson on infectious salmon anaemia. There will be questions at the end of the statement, so there should be no...

  • National Parks (Scotland) Bill: Stage 1

    91 speeches

    The next item of business is motion S1M-770, in the name of Sarah Boyack, on the general principles of the National Parks (Scotland) Bill. Many more members wish to speak on this than we have...

  • National Parks (Scotland) Bill: Financial Resolution

    1 speech

    The next item of business is consideration of motion S1M-716, in the name of Mr Jack McConnell, on a financial resolution on the National Parks (Scotland) Bill. Motion moved, That the Parliament...

  • Business Motion

    7 speeches

    I seek permission to move a motion without notice.

  • Decision Time

    23 speeches

    There are seven questions to be put as a result of today's business. The first question is, that amendment S1M-890.1.1, in the name of Angus MacKay, which seeks to amend amendment S1M-890.1 in...

  • Construction Industry (Employment)

    8 speeches

    The final item of business today is a members' business debate on motion S1M-724, in the name of Johann Lamont, on jobs and training in the construction industry. The debate will be concluded...

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.

May 2000
Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun