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BUSINESS BULLETIN 28 / 2000

Wednesday 16 February 2000

Section J - Progress of Parliamentary business

 

For further information on the progress of Bills, subordinate legislation and committees shown in this section, please contact either the relevant clerk or web site (end of Section for addresses)

 

Bills in Progress

Abolition of Feudal Tenure etc. (Scotland) Bill

Stage 1 (debate, meeting of the Parliament) 15 December

Abolition of Poindings and Warrant Sales Bill

Stage 1(evidence, Local Government Committee) 18 January

Adults with Incapacity (Scotland) Bill

Stage 2 (Day 5, Justice and Home Affairs Committee) 29 February

Standards in Scotland’s Schools etc. Bill

Stage 1 (evidence, Education, Culture and Sport Committee) 16 February

Budget (Scotland) Bill

Bill passed 10 February

 

Subordinate legislation in progress

(date of laying) (Lead Committee)

Affirmative Instruments

For approval

The Census (Scotland) Order 2000 (10 January 2000)

The Small Claims (Scotland) Amendment Order 2000 (24 January 2000) (Justice and Home Affairs)

The Sheriff Courts (Scotland) Act 1971 (Privative Jurisdiction and Summary Cause) Order 2000 (26 January 2000) (Justice and Home Affairs)

The Local Government Finance (Scotland) Order 2000 (14 February 2000)

The Train Operating Companies (Rateable Values) ( Scotland) Order 2000

(15 February 2000) (Local Government)

The Railtrack plc (Rateable Values) (Scotland) Order 2000 (15 February 2000) (Local Government)

The Water Undertakings (Rateable Values) (Scotland) Order 2000

(15 February 2000) (Local Government)

The BG Transco plc (Rateable Values) (Scotland) Order 2000 (15 February 2000) (Local Government)

The Electricity Lands (Rateable Values) (Scotland) Order 2000 (15 February 2000) (Local Government)

The Electricity Generators (Rateable Values) (Scotland) Order 2000

(15 February 2000) (Local Government)

The Electricity Generators (Aluminium) (Rateable Values) (Scotland) Order 2000 (15 February 2000) (Local Government)

 

The following Reports are subject to approval by resolution

 

Special Grant Report No.1 – Special Grant for Scotland Asylum Seeker Assistance: Report by the Scottish Ministers (SE/2000/10) (14 February 2000)

Special Grant Report No.2 – Special Grant for Scotland Kosovan Evacuees: Report by the Scottish Ministers (SE/2000/11) (14 February 2000)

 

Negative Instruments

Subject to annulment until 22 February 2000

 

The Seeds (Fees) (Scotland) Regulations 2000 (SSI 2000/1) (14 January 2000) (Rural Affairs)

Subject to annulment until 25 February 2000

The Sea Fishing (Enforcement of Community Control Measures) (Scotland) Order 2000 (SSI 2000/7) (17 January 2000) (Rural Affairs)

The Potatoes Originating in Egypt (Amendment) (Scotland) Regulations 2000 (SSI 2000/8) (17 January 2000) (Rural Affairs)

 

Subject to annulment until 28 February 2000

The Public Finance and Accountability (Scotland) Act 2000 (Transitional, Transitory and Savings Provisions) (No.1) Order 2000 (SSI 2000/11)

(20 January 2000) (Audit)

Subject to annulment until 6 March 2000

The Food (Animal Products from Belgium) (Emergency Control) (Scotland) Order 2000 (SSI 2000/15) (27 January 2000) (Health and Community Care)

The Animal Feedingstuffs from Belgium (Control) (Scotland) Regulations 2000 (SSI 2000/16) (27 January 2000) ) (Health and Community Care)

Subject to annulment until 10 March 2000

 

The Sea Fishing (Enforcement of Community Satellite Monitoring Measures) (Scotland) Order 2000 (SSI 2000/20) (31 January 2000) (Rural Affairs)

Subject to annulment until 19 March 2000

 

The National Health Service (Vocational Training for General Practice) (Scotland) Amendment Regulations 2000 (SSI/2000/23) (9 February 2000) (Health and Community Care)

 

Committee Business

Dates indicate when the next meeting is due to take place on the relevant subject.

 

Audit 22 February

Education, Culture and Sport 16 February

Enterprise and Lifelong Learning 23 February

Equal Opportunities No date established

European 22 February

Finance 22 February

Health and Community Care 23 February

Justice and Home Affairs 16 February

Local Government No date established

Procedures 29 February

Public Petitions No date established

Rural Affairs No date established

Social Inclusion, Housing and Voluntary Sector 16 February

Standards 23 February

Subordinate Legislation 22 February

Transport and Environment 16 February


 

Contacts for Further Information:
Web pages : Type the website address
www.scottish.parliament.uk/
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    Phone nos.
0131 348 .…
General Enquiries   5000
Chamber Desk (Motions and Questions) business/pqa/index.htm 5195
Business Team (assistance in programming of Parliamentary Business) 5197
Committee pages : Type the website address
www.scottish.parliament.uk/business/committees/
then to reach a particular page, add the path shown in the centre column (eg aud.htm for the Audit Committee)
    Phone nos.
0131 348 .…
Audit aud.htm  5225 
Education, Culture and Sport educ.htm  5222 
Enterprise and Lifelong Learning  enter.htm  5214 
Equal Opportunities equal.htm  5249 
European europe.htm  5226 
Finance  finance.htm  5228 
Health and Community Care health.htm  5219 
Justice and Home Affairs  just.htm  5220 
Local Government local.htm  5223 
Procedures  proced.htm  5191 
Public Petitions petit.htm  5187 
Rural Affairs  rural.htm  5221 
Social Inclusion, Housing and Voluntary Sector  social.htm  5249 
Standards  stan.htm  5179 
Subordinate Legislation subord.htm  5251 
Transport and Environment  trans.htm  5235 

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