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Business Bulletin No. 49/2003

Thursday 13 March 2003

Section D : Oral Questions selected for answer on 20 March 2003

  

Question Time

1. David Mundell: To ask the Scottish Executive what progress has been made in developing a national disposal scheme for fallen stock. (S1O-6679)

2. Maureen Macmillan: To ask the Scottish Executive whether it will give details of its e-health plan. (S1O-6684)

3. Mr Adam Ingram: To ask the Scottish Executive what action it is taking to ensure that elderly people with mental health problems receive the care and support that they require. (S1O-6658)

4. Sarah Boyack: To ask the Scottish Executive how initiatives such as community warden schemes can help to tackle anti-social behaviour. (S1O-6687)

5. Mary Scanlon: To ask the Scottish Executive whether funding under the Arbuthnott formula is being used to address poverty, deprivation and access to NHS care and treatment. (S1O-6664)

6. Mrs Margaret Smith: To ask the Scottish Executive what progress is being made in taking forward the joint futures agenda. (S1O-6677)

7. Susan Deacon: To ask the Scottish Executive what plans it has to further improve school buildings and ensure that pupils have a modern learning environment. (S1O-6688)

8. Mr Alasdair Morrison: To ask the Scottish Executive what guidance or advice it gives to local authorities and other public sector employers on time off work for members of children's panels to attend children’s hearings. (S1O-6666)

9. Alex Johnstone: To ask the Scottish Executive what immediate action it will take to prevent the spread of the parapox virus from the identified outbreak in Sefton, Merseyside, into the Scottish red squirrel population. (S1O-6654)

10. Mr Brian Monteith: To ask the Scottish Executive when it will next meet representatives of universities. (S1O-6686)

11. Fiona Hyslop: To ask the Scottish Executive whether it has any plans to alter planning guidelines for local authorities on opencast mining and landfill. (S1O-6681)

12. Tavish Scott: To ask the Scottish Executive what discussions it has had with OFGEM and Her Majesty's Government about the impact of proposed zonal charges for transmission losses on the promotion of renewable energy generation. (S1O-6680)

13. Alasdair Morgan: To ask the Scottish Executive what steps it will take to deal with traffic issues on the A76 between Sanquhar and Kirkconnel. (S1O-6698)

14. Iain Smith: To ask the Scottish Executive when it last met the Scottish Environment Protection Agency and what matters were discussed. (S1O-6694)

15. Dennis Canavan: To ask the Scottish Executive what action it is taking following recent criticisms of Scottish Enterprise. (S1O-6670)

16. Murdo Fraser: To ask the Scottish Executive whether it plans to review the boundaries of the Cairngorms National Park. (S1O-6676)

17. Dorothy-Grace Elder: To ask the Scottish Executive whether it has any emergency plans in respect of the termination on 31 March 2003 of an employment programme for 300 people by the East End Partnership Ltd and Glasgow Access to Training and Employment Ltd following budget reductions by Scottish Enterprise. (S1O-6660)

18. Mr Andrew Welsh: To ask the Scottish Executive what role the equine industry can play in improving the rural economy. (S1O-6668)

19. John Farquhar Munro: To ask the Scottish Executive whether retinal imaging is included in free tests on the NHS and what the reasons are for the position on this matter. (S1O-6693)

20. Mr Mike Rumbles: To ask the Scottish Executive when it will be able to evaluate the "golden hello" scheme for dentists. (S1O-6697)

21. Dr Sylvia Jackson: To ask the Scottish Executive what action it is taking to regenerate deprived communities. (S1O-6678)

22. Richard Lochhead: To ask the Scottish Executive what measures it plans to introduce in order to reduce drug-related crime in the north east. (S1O-6675)

23. Jackie Baillie: To ask the Scottish Executive what guidance has been given to local authorities on the implementation of the McCrone settlement in relation to promoted posts. (S1O-6673)

24. Rhona Brankin: To ask the Scottish Executive when the Scottish Outdoor Access Code is to be finalised. (S1O-6690)

25. Ms Sandra White: To ask the Scottish Executive whether the current provision of accident and emergency units in Glasgow is sufficient. (S1O-6659)

26. Marilyn Livingstone: To ask the Scottish Executive what action it is taking to encourage young people to study science in schools. (S1O-6683)

27. Christine Grahame: To ask the Scottish Executive what concerns it has identified in respect of the Scottish Borders’ economy. (S1O-6695)

28. Nora Radcliffe: To ask the Scottish Executive what action it is taking to stimulate the market for recycled goods. (S1O-6671)

29. Mr Tom McCabe: To ask the Scottish Executive what action it is taking to improve literacy in secondary schools. (S1O-6696)

30. Mr Duncan Hamilton: To ask the Scottish Executive whether it supports the development of Oban Airport. (S1O-6665)

 

 

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