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Business Bulletin No. 83 / 2003

Thursday 5th June 2003

Section D : Oral questions selected for answer on 12 June 2003

  

Question Time

1. Phil Gallie: To ask the Scottish Executive what problems it has identified regarding the provision of hospital care services as a consequence of the reduction in junior doctors’ hours to 56 and what further reductions in doctors’ hours are planned. (S2O-158)

2. Mr Adam Ingram: To ask the Scottish Executive what support it is giving to the organisation Combat Stress. (S2O-147)

3. Robert Brown: To ask the Scottish Executive what steps it is taking it is taking to increase the recruitment and retention of radiographers and oncologists in the Greater Glasgow NHS Board area. (S2O-189)

4. Cathie Craigie: To ask the Scottish Executive what action it is taking to promote sport in schools. (S2O-187)

5. Mr Richard Baker: To ask the Scottish Executive how it is supporting Men's Health Week from 9 to 15 June 2003. (S2O-183)

6. Brian Adam: To ask the Scottish Executive whether it will advise the Scottish Agricultural College to publish in full the Deloitte and Touche report on the college and the Farm Appraisal Options for the farm at the Craibstone campus. (S2O-142)

7. Patrick Harvie: To ask the Scottish Executive how many objections were received in the recent consultation on the M74 northern extension. (S2O-168)

8. Mr Mark Ruskell: To ask the Scottish Executive how the genetic modification national public debate is being conducted in Scotland and what role it is playing in this debate. (S2O-169)

9. Mr Ted Brocklebank: To ask the Scottish Executive what intermediate and long-term financial aid it plans to make available to assist with the current situation in the fishing industry in north-east Fife. (S2O-152)

10. David Mundell: To ask the Scottish Executive whether it is satisfied with the effectiveness of visitscotland.com. (S2O-134)

11. Lord James Douglas-Hamilton: To ask the Scottish Executive what its policy is with regard to indiscipline in schools.(S2O-145)

12. Fergus Ewing: To ask the Scottish Executive how many deaths have been caused since 1999 by (a) lung cancer, (b) road traffic incidents and (c) amnesic shellfish poisoning. (S2O-138)

13. Shiona Baird: To ask the Scottish Executive what steps it will take to support credit unions. (S2O-164)

14. Mr Brian Monteith: To ask the Scottish Executive when the Minister for Transport will next visit the Stirling district. (S2O-148)

15. Eleanor Scott: To ask the Scottish Executive how it will take forward its commitment in A Partnership for a Better Scotland to protect and enhance the coastline and whether areas such as Wester Ross or the Inner Hebrides are being considered for marine national park status. (S2O-170)

16. Jeremy Purvis: To ask the Scottish Executive what action it is taking to promote tourism in the Scottish Borders. (S2O-154)

17. Margo MacDonald: To ask the Scottish Executive whether it provides guidance to education authorities on educating children with language and learning difficulties in Picture Exchange Communication System or British Sign Language. (S2O-179)

18. John Swinburne: To ask the Scottish Executive what action it is taking to ensure that the highest standard of care is provided to elderly people residing in all care homes. (S2O-171)

19. Mr Kenny MacAskill: To ask the Scottish Executive what steps it has taken to support school transport. (S2O-140)

20. Robin Harper: To ask the Scottish Executive when it will publish the report of its working group on outdoor education and what action will be taken following the report. (S2O-167)

21. Donald Gorrie: To ask the Scottish Executive what discussions it has had with Her Majesty’s Government regarding the economic impact of employment restrictions on asylum seekers in Scotland. (S2O-194)

22. Scott Barrie: To ask the Scottish Executive whether it will ensure that the carriage of human organs for transplant by blue-light ambulance service vehicles will be considered a medical emergency and exempt from speed restrictions. (S2O-181)

23. Alex Fergusson: To ask the Scottish Executive whether it is satisfied that temporary trunk road closure orders to facilitate community events such as gala days and common ridings are fully effective. (S2O-150)

24. Dennis Canavan: To ask the Scottish Executive whether it will arrange to meet the football authorities to discuss the future of football. (S2O-162)

25. Murdo Fraser: To ask the Scottish Executive whether it has conducted a safety review of junctions on the A9 between Perth and Stirling. (S2O-143)

26. Christine Grahame: To ask the Scottish Executive what assessments it is making of the operation of its care in the community policies. (S2O-156)

27. John Farquhar Munro: To ask the Scottish Executive how it will increase the availability of affordable housing in rural areas. (S2O-173)

28. Dr Sylvia Jackson: To ask the Scottish Executive what contribution Scotland is making to the genetic modification national public debate. (S2O-137)

29. Richard Lochhead: To ask the Scottish Executive what steps it has taken to reduce drug-related crime. (S2O-144)

30. Susan Deacon: To ask the Scottish Executive what action it is taking to tackle the rise in sexually-transmitted infections among men. (S2O-176)

 

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