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BUSINESS BULLETIN 8 / 2000 

Tuesday 18 January 2000

Section D –  Oral questions selected for answer on 20 January 2000

 

 

First Minister's Question Time

1. Mr Alex Salmond: To ask the First Minister when he last met the Secretary of State for Scotland and what issues they discussed. (S1F-29)

 

2. David McLetchie: To ask the First Minister when he last met the Prime Minister and what issues they discussed. (S1F-35)

 

3. Mike Watson: To ask the First Minister what steps the Scottish Executive is taking to raise standards in Scotland’s schools. (S1F-41)

 

4. Michael Russell: To ask the First Minister what representations the Scottish Executive is planning to make to the BBC in connection with the BBC’s previously announced May 2000 review of the need for a Scottish edited and controlled six o’clock news programme. (S1F-44)

 

5. Tavish Scott: To ask the First Minister what plans the Scottish Executive has to ensure that Water Authorities are accountable to both business and domestic users for their water charges. (S1F-33)

 

6. Janis Hughes: To ask the First Minister what steps the Scottish Executive will take to address the under representation of women, ethnic minorities and people with disabilities in public appointments. (S1F-39)

 

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