Friday, 7 April 2000
To ask the Scottish Executive when the Digital Scotland Task Force will report, whether the report will contain recommendations and what the arrangements will be for its publication.
To ask the Scottish Executive how it proposes to support and expand the school library service, particularly in relation to the function of school libraries as a central IT resource for schools...
To ask the Scottish Executive, in the light of the Chancellor of the Exchequer’s budget statement on 21 March 2000, whether it intends to extend the Education Maintenance Allowance Scheme...
To ask the Scottish Executive which members and staff of the EU Commission Mr Jack McConnell met on 21 March 2000 during his visit to Brussels, and what issues were discussed.
To ask the Scottish Executive whether it will list the meetings at which it has been represented of (a) the European Union Council of Ministers and (b) other European Union bodies since 1 July 1999.
To ask the Scottish Executive what plans it has to allay concerns about escapes from fish farms.
To ask the Scottish Executive whether it has a legal obligation to licence the carrying out of genetically modified crop trials if an application is submitted.
To ask the Scottish Executive when it expects the report of the Homelessness Task Force due in February 2000 to be published.
To ask the Scottish Executive whether it will provide a progress report on the work of the Glasgow Housing Partnership Steering Group.
To ask the Scottish Executive when the Minister for Finance will provide the additional information on non-domestic rate calculation as referred to in column 544 of the Official Report of the...
To ask the Scottish Executive when it will publish the Action Plan detailing how it proposes to achieve the social justice targets set out in Social Justice… a Scotland where everyone matters .
To ask the Scottish Executive what progress it has made towards developing the Annual Scottish Social Justice Report and when it expects this report to be published.
To ask the Scottish Executive when it expects to launch its Social Neighbourhoods Initiative.
To ask the Scottish Executive when it expects to begin training for the Community Participation Skills Development Programme.