Scottish Parliament debates

Wednesday, 27 March 2002

  • Introduction

    [THE PRESIDING OFFICER opened the meeting at 14:30]

  • Time for Reflection

    2 speeches

    We welcome to lead time for reflection Dr Lloyd J Ogilvie, who is the chaplain to the United States Senate. Although he has come a long way today, Dr Ogilvie has also come from next door, in a...

  • Point of Order

    2 speeches

    On a point of order, Presiding Officer. In November, I lodged two written questions asking the Scottish Executive about the process for announcing appointments to the membership of public bodies,...

  • Tourism

    63 speeches

    The next item of business is a debate on motion S1M-2941, in the name of Mike Watson, on tourism, and two amendments to that motion. This is a matter of great interest and many members want to...

  • MSP Numbers

    64 speeches

    The next item of business is a debate on motion S1M-2940, in the name of Patricia Ferguson, on the size of the Scottish Parliament, and an amendment to the motion.

  • Decision Time

    20 speeches

    There are no Parliamentary Bureau motions, so we come straight to decision time. I have five questions to put to the chamber as a result of today's business. The first question is, that amendment...

  • Hamish Henderson

    12 speeches

    The final item of business is a members' business debate on motion S1M-2885, in the name of Cathy Peattie, on Hamish Henderson. Motion debated, That the Parliament notes with regret the death 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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