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Business Bulletin No. 143 / 2003

Thursday 30th October 2003

Section D : Oral questions selected for answer on Thursday 6th November 2003

  

Question Time

1. John Swinburne: To ask the Scottish Executive what plans it has for the future funding of the Care Commission. (S2O-694)

2. Eleanor Scott: To ask the Scottish Executive what grants are available to assist disabled people to achieve barrier-free housing. (S2O-714)

3. Mr Kenny MacAskill: To ask the Scottish Executive what consideration has been given to the case for capital city status submitted by Lothian and Borders Police to the Executive on 5 September 2003. (S2O-677)

4. Donald Gorrie: To ask the Scottish Executive what action it is taking with Her Majesty's Government and sports bodies to ensure there is an effective drugs testing regime in sport. (S2O-690)

5. Mary Scanlon: To ask the Scottish Executive how many drug-related deaths there were last year. (S2O-668)

6. Frances Curran: To ask the Scottish Executive what its policy is regarding the membership of community planning partnerships and the partnerships reflecting community interests. (S2O-701)

7. Dr Sylvia Jackson: To ask the Scottish Executive what action is being taken to assist local authorities in providing suitable sites for gypsies and travelling people. (S2O-673)

8. Dr Elaine Murray: To ask the Scottish Executive what steps are being taken to ensure that nutritional standards are maintained and met in the provision of school meals, particularly in primary schools. (S2O-676)

9. Margo MacDonald: To ask the Scottish Executive whether it has a strategy in place to protect jobs from being transferred to cheaper labour markets overseas. (S2O-707)

10. Dennis Canavan: To ask the Scottish Executive what plans it has for reorganisation of NHS acute services. (S2O-685)

11. Mike Rumbles: To ask the Scottish Executive what progress has been made on plans for a dental outreach training centre in Aberdeen as referred to in A Partnership for a Better Scotland. (S2O-687)

12. Mrs Margaret Ewing: To ask the Scottish Executive what plans it has to fund the complete dualling of the A96 from Aberdeen to Inverness. (S2O-678)

13. Chris Ballance: To ask the Scottish Executive whether it will actively support proposals for an environmental levy on plastic bags. (S2O-710)

14. Mr Andrew Welsh: To ask the Scottish Executive what specific proposals it has for promoting and expanding equine activities and industries. (S2O-709)

15. Richard Lochhead: To ask the Scottish Executive what alternative scientific research it plans to commission into the reasons for North Sea and North Atlantic fish stock fluctuations. (S2O-680)

16. Robert Brown: To ask the Scottish Executive how it will support the development of the Glasgow Crossrail project. (S2O-691)

17. Helen Eadie: To ask the Scottish Executive what steps are being taken to address the issue of bullying in schools. (S2O-675)

18. Michael Matheson: To ask the Scottish Executive what action is being taken to tackle dangerous driving. (S2O-671)

19. Pauline McNeill: To ask the Scottish Executive what assurances will be given to the public and clinicians that their views will be fully considered in the consultation on the future of maternity services conducted by Greater Glasgow NHS Board. (S2O-686)

20. Susan Deacon: To ask the Scottish Executive what steps are being taken to enable people with learning disabilities to influence the development and implementation of policy. (S2O-672)

21. Rosie Kane: To ask the Scottish Executive what progress has been made in discussions with local education and health authorities regarding the provision of healthcare and education services to families housed in the Dungavel House Immigration Removal Centre. (S2O-702)

22. Bruce Crawford: To ask the Scottish Executive what proposals it has to improve transport links across the River Forth. (S2O-706)

23. Colin Fox: To ask the Scottish Executive what the implications for state schools in Edinburgh are of 25% of secondary school pupils in Edinburgh attending private fee-paying schools subsidised by taxpayers. (S2O-700)

24. John Farquhar Munro: To ask the Scottish Executive what action it is taking to ensure that everyone in the Highlands and Islands has access to NHS dental services. (S2O-705)

25. Christine May: To ask the Scottish Executive what progress it is making towards meeting its renewable energy targets. (S2O-674)

26. Murdo Fraser: To ask the Scottish Executive whether it is satisfied with Scotland's economic growth. (S2O-682)

27. Ms Rosemary Byrne: To ask the Scottish Executive whether it is achieving its targets in the recruitment of social workers. (S2O-703)

28. Irene Oldfather: To ask the Scottish Executive what steps are being taken to encourage more businesses in the leisure industry to sign up to the voluntary charter that prohibits smoking in public places. (S2O-683)

29. Brian Adam: To ask the Scottish Executive what progress has been made on the Aberdeen Crossrail project. (S2O-669)

30. Mr Adam Ingram: To ask the Scottish Executive why funding is being withdrawn from the CHARIS Project at the Hannah Research Institute. (S2O-693)

 

 

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