Thursday, 9 May 2013
Question 1, from Murdo Fraser, has not been lodged, but an explanation has been provided.
2. To ask the Scottish Government when the Cabinet Secretary for Justice last met the chief executive of the Scottish Court Service and what issues were discussed. (S4O-02096)
3. To ask the Scottish Government whether it will cap the cost of the Aberdeen western peripheral route project at the current estimate. (S4O-02097)
4. To ask the Scottish Government how it supports bus services. (S4O-02098)
5. To ask the Scottish Government what action it is taking to tackle air pollution in cities. (S4O-02099)
6. To ask the Scottish Government what its position is on comments by the chairman of the yes Scotland campaign that a separate Scottish currency would give “more flexibility, more...
7. To ask the Scottish Government what its response is to OKI Electric’s plans to reduce the size of its workforce at its Cumbernauld plant by around half. (S4O-02101)
9. To ask the Scottish Government what recent discussions it has had with the United Kingdom Government regarding devolving air passenger duty. (S4O-02103)
1. To ask the First Minister what engagements he has planned for the rest of the day. (S4F-01368)
2. To ask the First Minister when he will next meet the Prime Minister. (S4F-01369)
3. To ask the First Minister what issues will be discussed at the next meeting of the Cabinet. (S4F-01356)
4. To ask the First Minister what the implications for Scotland are of the Queen’s speech. (S4F-01364)
5. To ask the First Minister whether the reported comments of the Cabinet Secretary for Health and Wellbeing that “we are still going to need the same number of beds, the same number of...
6. To ask the First Minister what the Scottish Government’s response is to the recent Foreign Affairs Committee report on the consequences of Scottish independence. (S4F-01370)
The next item of business is a members’ business debate on motion S4M-05789, in the name of Mary Fee, on using prisoners’ assets to reduce reoffending. The debate will be concluded...
Good afternoon. The first item of business is a debate on motion S4M-06492, in the name of Angela Constance, on young people: supporting Scotland’s economy today and tomorrow.
There are two questions to be put as a result of today’s business. The first question is, that amendment S4M-06492.2, in the name of Ken Macintosh, which seeks to amend motion S4M-06492, in...
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.