Scottish Parliament debates

Thursday, 11 September 2003

  • Introduction

    Scottish Parliament Thursday 11 September 2003 [THE PRESIDING OFFICER opened the meeting at 09:30]

  • Asylum Seekers

    168 speeches

    Good morning. The first item of business this morning is a debate on motion S2M-329, in the name of Mr John Swinney, on the treatment of asylum seekers in Scotland, and on three amendments to the...

  • First Minister's Question Time

    1 speech

    It is 12 noon and time for First Minister's question time.

  • Scottish Enterprise

    6 speeches

    To ask the First Minister whether the Scottish Executive is satisfied with the performance of Scottish Enterprise. (S2F-187)

  • Question Time

  • Sport and the Arts (Reducing Antisocial Behaviour)

    6 speeches

    To ask the Scottish Executive whether it will increase funding for sport and the arts to enable them to make a full contribution to reducing antisocial behaviour. (S2O-397)

  • Partnership Agreement (Funding)

    94 speeches

    The next item of business is a statement by Andy Kerr on delivering for Scotland and funding the partnership agreement. The minister will take questions at the end of his statement so there...

  • Point of Order

    2 speeches

    On a point of order, Presiding Officer. This morning, Margaret Curran said in her speech that she would be in close discussions with the Home Office about how to improve the situation at...

  • Legal Deposit Libraries Bill

    6 speeches

    The next item of business is consideration of motion S2M-240, in the name of Frank McAveety, on the Legal Deposit Libraries Bill, which is UK legislation. Motion moved, That the Parliament...

  • Business Motion

    1 speech

    The next item of business is consideration of business motion S2M-317, in the name of Patricia Ferguson, on behalf of the Parliamentary Bureau. Motion moved, That the Parliament agrees the...

  • Decision Time

    13 speeches

    There are five questions to be put as a result of today's business. The first question is, that amendment S2M-329.1, in the name of Annabel Goldie, which seeks to amend motion S2M-329, in the...

  • Obesity

    22 speeches

    The final item is a members' business debate on motion S2M-145, in the name of Elaine Smith, on obesity among the Scottish population. The debate will be concluded without any question being put....

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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