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Wednesday, 2 November 2016
1. To ask the Scottish Government what progress it is making with keeping decommissioning jobs in Scotland. (S5O-00271)
2. I declare an interest as a member of Unite the union. To ask the Scottish Government what action it is taking to reduce youth unemployment. (S5O-00272)
3. To ask the Scottish Government how much Scotland has received from European Union structural and investment funding and how many jobs this has supported. (S5O-00273)
4. To ask the Scottish Government what steps it is taking to show that Scotland is open for business with non-European Union countries. (S5O-00274)
1. To ask the Scottish Government when it last met the Treasury and what matters were discussed. (S5O-00281)
2. To ask the Scottish Government what plans it has for local authorities to be given greater fiscal autonomy to raise their own money and manage their local economies. (S5O-00282)
4. To ask the Scottish Government how it ensures that its procurement policy delivers best value. (S5O-00284)
5. To ask the Scottish Government what progress it is making with the Scottish public sector green ICT strategy. (S5O-00285)
6. To ask the Scottish Government what savings it expects the Scottish Futures Trust to achieve in delivering projects. (S5O-00286)
7. To ask the Scottish Government whether the prompt payment of bills relating to its public contracts has been sustained. (S5O-00287)
8. To ask the Scottish Government what assessment it has made of the link between taxation policy and small business insolvencies in Scotland. (S5O-00288)
9. To ask the Scottish Government what progress has been made on the continuity of European Union funding in light of Brexit. (S5O-00289)
The next item of business is a statement by Shona Robison on the response to Audit Scotland’s “NHS in Scotland 2016” report, and service development. The cabinet secretary will...
The next item of business is a debate on motion S4M-02231, in the name of Douglas Ross, on justice. I will give people time to get quickly into position. We are already short of time for this...
The next item of business is a debate on motion S5M-02232, in the name of Donald Cameron, on the national health service in Scotland.
The next item of business is consideration of business motion S5M-02270, in the name of Joe FitzPatrick, on behalf of the Parliamentary Bureau. Motion moved, That the Parliament agrees the...
The next item of business is consideration of five Parliamentary Bureau motions. I ask Joe FitzPatrick to move en bloc motions S5M-02120, S5M-02271, S5M-02274, and S5M-02275, on the approval of...
The first question is, that amendment S5M-02231.1, in the name of Annabelle Ewing, which seeks to amend motion S5M-02231, in the name of Douglas Ross, on justice, be agreed to. Are we agreed?...
The next item of business is a members’ business debate on motion S5M-01360, in the name of Sandra White, on the welfare conditionality study. The debate will be concluded without any...
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.