Thursday, 8 November 2001
[THE DEPUTY PRESIDING OFFICER opened the meeting at 09:30]
Good morning. The first item of business is a Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party debate on motion S1M-2409, in the name of Alex Fergusson, on a public inquiry into foot-and-mouth disease,...
We have a point of order from Mr McCabe.
Before I suspend the meeting, I ask Mr McCabe to move business motion S1M-2417. Motion moved, That the Parliament agrees— (a) the following programme of business Wednesday 14 November 2001...
Under standing order 5.5.4, this afternoon's business will be a personal statement by the First Minister. There can be no debate or questions after the statement. I call the First Minister to speak.
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.