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BUSINESS BULLETIN 4 / 2000

Wednesday 12 January 2000

Section F - Motions and Amendments 

 

 

The full text of all outstanding motions and amendments will appear in the Business Bulletin every Monday.

Items marked with an asterisk (*) are new or have been altered. Asterisks in the text show the extent of alterations made.

Motions which members wish to be considered for debate as members’ business in the Parliament are marked with a hash symbol (#).

*S1M-410 Mr Tom McCabe on behalf of the Parliamentary Bureau: Business Motion—That the Parliament agrees

  1. as an addition to the Business Motion agreed on 16 December 1999-

 

 

Thursday 13 January 2000

after Continuation of Executive Debate on Housing insert:

followed by Executive Motion on Representation of the People Bill – UK Legislation

 

and, b) the following programme of business—

 

 

Wednesday 19 January 2000

2.30 pm Time For Reflection

followed by Ministerial Statement on Air Quality Strategy

followed by Executive Debate on Sexual Offences (Amendment) Bill

followed by Parliamentary Bureau Motions

5.00 pm Decision Time

followed by Members' Business – debate on the subject of S1M-371 Mr Duncan McNeil: Flooding in Inverclyde

 

 

Thursday 20 January 2000

9.30 am Ministerial Statement

followed by Executive Debate on Tackling Drug Misuse in Scotland

followed by Business Motion

followed by Parliamentary Bureau Motions

2.30 pm Question Time

3.10 pm First Minister's Question Time

3.30 pm Continuation of Executive Debate on Tackling Drug Misuse in Scotland

followed by Motion to amend Standing Orders (definition of Budget Bill)

5.00 pm Decision Time

followed by Members' Business – debate on the subject of S1M-372 Jamie Stone:Dispersal of Civil Service Jobs to Caithness, Sutherland and Easter Ross

 

*S1M-409 Mr Tom McCabe on behalf of the Parliamentary Bureau: Designation of Lead Committees—That the Parliament agrees the following designation of Lead Committee—

The Health and Community Care Committee to consider The Beef Bones (Scotland) Regulations 1999, SSI 1999/186.

 

*S1M-408 Ms Wendy Alexander: Housing—That the Parliament acknowledges the need for action to provide good quality and accessible housing and strong and secure communities; welcomes the Executive’s proposals to achieve this through a range of measures including the introduction of a single social tenancy, the development of a single regulatory framework for social housing, the promotion of a stronger strategic role in housing for local authorities, and a new role and status for Scottish Homes, and notes that the Executive will bring forward a Housing Bill to deliver these objectives.

 

*S1M-407 Robin Harper: Cubie Report—That the Parliament agrees that the recommendations of the Cubie Report be accepted, that maintenance grants be re-introduced, and that any contributions from graduates be required as specified in the Cubie Report, and that no student should pay tuition fees while engaged in a full time course of study. R

 

*S1M-406.1 Nicola Sturgeon: Children and Young People looked after by Local Authorities—As an amendment to motion (S1M-406) in the name of Mr Sam Galbraith, leave out from "the importance of" to end and insert: "that much work still requires to be done through a co-ordinated national strategy to ensure that every child or young person looked after by local authorities can share fully in the benefits of education, health and social justice programmes; however expresses its concern at proposals to remove care leavers from the benefits system and calls upon the Executive to delay any such moves pending the results of its recently commissioned research into the effectiveness of current provision."

 

S1M-404 Sandra Gregory (lodged on 10 January 2000) Alex Fergusson*, Irene McGugan*

S1M-402# Dumfries and Galloway Standard's Millennium Jobs Crusade (lodged on 7 January 2000) Michael Russell*

S1M-401 Third World Debt (lodged on 6 January 2000) Mr Lloyd Quinan*, Rhoda Grant*, Maureen Macmillan*, Linda Fabiani*

S1M-400 Compensation for British Former Prisoners of the Japanese (lodged on 5 January 2000) Mr Lloyd Quinan*

S1M-399 Dyslexia (lodged on 5 January 2000) Maureen Macmillan*

S1M-398# BBC 2 Scotland Reception (lodged on 5 January 2000) Alex Fergusson*, Miss Annabel Goldie*, Mr Jamie McGrigor*

S1M-394 Prostate Cancer Screening (lodged on 16 December 1999) Mr Lloyd Quinan*, Miss Annabel Goldie*, Mr Jamie McGrigor*

S1M-393# Boharm School (lodged on 16 December 1999) Irene McGugan*, Alex Fergusson*

S1M-391# Warm Deal (lodged on 16 December 1999) Mr Lloyd Quinan*

S1M-390# Statements to Media (lodged on 15 December 1999) Mr Lloyd Quinan*

S1M-389 Water and Sewerage Charges and Low Income Households (lodged on 15 December 1999) Mr Lloyd Quinan*, Linda Fabiani*

S1M-387 Medical Use of Cannabinoids (lodged on 15 December 1999) Linda Fabiani*

S1M-384 Criminal Injuries Compensation Scheme (lodged on 15 December 1999) Mr Lloyd Quinan*

S1M-380# Cross Examination During Sexual Crimes Trials (lodged on 14 December 1999) Mr Lloyd Quinan*, Rhoda Grant*, Bristow Muldoon*, Paul Martin*, Mr Andy Kerr*, Patricia Ferguson*, Fiona Hyslop*, Mr Michael McMahon*, Dorothy-Grace Elder*, Mr Kenneth Macintosh*, Linda Fabiani*

S1M-377# Malnutrition in Scotland: A Public Health Problem (lodged on 13 December 1999) Mr Lloyd Quinan*, Irene McGugan*

S1M-372# Dispersal of Civil Service Jobs to Caithness, Sutherland and Easter Ross (lodged on 9 December 1999) Rhoda Grant*

S1M-371# Flooding in Inverclyde (lodged on 8 December 1999) Mr Lloyd Quinan*, Mr Andy Kerr*, Paul Martin*

S1M-370 Integrated Detoxification and Rehabilitation Centre in North East (lodged on 8 December 1999) Mr Lloyd Quinan*

S1M-367 Jobs Crisis in the Highlands and Islands (lodged on 8 December 1999) Mr Lloyd Quinan*, Fiona Hyslop*

S1M-366# Equality of Opportunity for People with Hearing Impairment (lodged on 8 December 1999) Linda Fabiani*

S1M-363 Campaign for Scotland's Post Offices (lodged on 7 December 1999) Mr Lloyd Quinan*

S1M-362# Deprivation in Aberdeen (lodged on 7 December 1999) Mr Lloyd Quinan*

S1M-361# Rural Sub Post Offices (lodged on 7 December 1999) Maureen Macmillan*

S1M-360# Concessionary Fares for Pensioners (lodged on 7 December 1999) Irene McGugan*

S1M-357 Establishment of Committee on International Relations (lodged on 6 December 1999) Mr Lloyd Quinan*

S1M-348# National Concessionary Travel Scheme For Older People (lodged on 2 December 1999) Mr Andy Kerr*

S1M-342# Scots in the 2001 Census (lodged on 1 December 1999) Andrew Wilson*, Fiona Hyslop*, Linda Fabiani*

S1M-337 Support for Trade Unions in South America (lodged on 29 November 1999) Fiona Hyslop*

S1M-328 Answering of Parliamentary Questions (lodged on 26 November 1999) Fiona Hyslop*

S1M-323 Hepatitis C Inquiry (lodged on 24 November 1999) Irene McGugan*

S1M-318# Use of British Sign Language in the Scottish Parliament (lodged on 23 November 1999) Elaine Smith*, Bristow Muldoon*, Mr Andy Kerr*, Paul Martin*, Mr Kenneth Macintosh*

S1M-309# SMART Project (lodged on 19 November 1999) Alex Fergusson*

S1M-306 National Air Traffic Services (lodged on 18 November 1999) Fiona Hyslop*

S1M-304# Asylum and Immigration Act (lodged on 18 November 1999) Maureen Macmillan*, Irene McGugan*, Mr John McAllion*, Dorothy-Grace Elder*, Dr Winnie Ewing*

S1M-303# Sign Language (lodged on 18 November 1999) Maureen Macmillan*, Mr Michael McMahon*

S1M-289 GM Foods (lodged on 17 November 1999) Irene McGugan*, Fiona Hyslop*

S1M-288# Child Pornography and the Protection of Children (lodged on 16 November 1999) Maureen Macmillan*

S1M-283# Social Workers and Violence (lodged on 15 November 1999) Maureen Macmillan*

S1M-280# UN Convention Report on the Rights of the Child (lodged on 11 November 1999) Lord James Douglas-Hamilton*, Patricia Ferguson*, Mr Andy Kerr*

S1M-279# Crichton University (lodged on 11 November 1999) Maureen Macmillan*

S1M-278 Scottish Beef Exports to France (lodged on 11 November 1999) Fiona Hyslop*

S1M-277 Chechnya (lodged on 11 November 1999) Fiona Hyslop*

S1M-272# Credit Union (lodged on 11 November 1999) Maureen Macmillan*

S1M-267 Commercial GM Crops (lodged on 10 November 1999) Fiona Hyslop*

S1M-263 Stane Primary School (lodged on 9 November 1999) Maureen Macmillan*

S1M-260 Hamish Henderson (lodged on 8 November 1999) Maureen Macmillan*

S1M-256 International Investment Strategies (lodged on 5 November 1999) Mr Andy Kerr*

S1M-249 Pig Industry (lodged on 3 November 1999) Maureen Macmillan*

 

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