Scottish Parliament debates

Wednesday, 29 May 2002

  • Introduction

    Scottish Parliament Wednesday 29 May 2002 [THE PRESIDING OFFICER opened the meeting at 09:30]

  • Oil and Gas Industry

    200 speeches

    Good morning. The first item of business is a debate on the oil and gas industry. I should tell members right away that the debate is heavily oversubscribed. As a result, the Presiding Officers...

  • European Union Economic and Social Committee (Nominations)

    15 speeches

    The next item of business is consideration of an Executive motion, in the name of Peter Peacock, on nominations to the European Union Economic and Social Committee. There is also one amendment to...

  • Air Links

    96 speeches

    We have two debates this afternoon, the first of which is on Scotland's air links. Both debates are on Scottish National Party time. I ask members who want to speak to press their...

  • Genetically Modified Crops

    84 speeches

    The next item of business is a debate on motion S1M-3153, in the name of Fiona McLeod, on genetically modified crop field trials, to which there are two amendments. [ Interruption. ] As soon as...

  • Parliamentary Bureau Motion

    1 speech

    ): The next item of business is consideration of a Parliamentary Bureau motion. Before I ask Patricia Ferguson to move motion S1M-3163, on the designation of lead committees, I should add that I...

  • Decision Time

    46 speeches

    We come now to decision time. There are 13 questions to be put as a result of today's business, so please can we have quiet and concentration. The first question is, that amendment S1M-3155.1.1,...

  • Transport Strategy (North-East Scotland)

    35 speeches

    The final item of business today is a members' business debate on motion S1M-3073, in the name of Elaine Thomson, on the transport strategy for Aberdeen and north-east Scotland. The debate will...

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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