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BUSINESS BULLETIN 97/1999

Tuesday 23 November 1999

Section C – Agendas of Committee Meetings

  

Health and Community Care Committee

24 November 1999

14th Meeting

The Committee will meet at 9.15 am in the Chamber, Assembly Hall, The Mound Edinburgh

1. Line of Questioning (in private): The Committee will consider the line of questioning for item 2

2. Petition: The Committee will consider petition PE13 from Stracathro Staff Action Committee on acute services at Stracathro Hospital and will hear evidence from

Stracathro Staff Action Committee

Brechin and District Patients Association

Angus and Mearns Action to Save Stracathro

Tayside Health Board

Tayside University Hospitals NHS Trust

3. Fair Shares for All, Report of the National Review of Resource Allocation of the NHS in Scotland (The Arbuthnott Report): The Committee will consider the draft report

 

 

Enterprise and Lifelong Learning Committee

24 November 1999

8th Meeting

The Committee will meet at 9.30 am in Committee Room 3

1. Local Economic Development Inquiry: The Committee will take evidence from the Careers Guidance Service, the National Union of Students, the Scottish Trades Union Congress and the Employment Service Scotland.

2. Work Programme: The Committee will consider its forward work programme.

3. Further Inquiries: The Committee will consider possible further inquiries.

 

 

Standards Committee

24 November 1999

13th Meeting

The Committee will meet at 9.30 am in Committee Room 1

1. Regulation of Cross-Party Groups: The Committee will consider its draft Report on regulation of Cross-Party Groups in the Scottish Parliament.

2. Interim Complaints Procedure: The Committee will consider its draft Report establishing an interim complaints procedure.

3. Draft Code of Conduct for Members: The Committee will consider the following sections of a draft Code of Conduct:

Introduction to the Members’ Interests Order

Lobbying

Cross-Party Groups

General Conduct

 

 

Local Government Committee

24 November 1999

10th Meeting

The Committee will meet at 10.00 am in Committee Room 4

1. Inquiry - Business rating revaluation: The committee will consider paper LG/99/10/1 by the convener.

2. Abolition of Poindings and Warrant Sales Bill: The committee will consider paper LG/99/10/2 by the clerk.

3. Executive Bill - Ethical Standards in Public Life: The committee will consider paper LG/99/10/3 by the clerk.

4. Committee forward plan: The committee will consider paper LG/99/10/4 by the clerk.

5. Visits to councils: The committee will receive reports on visits to—

Glasgow City Council: Reporter - Bristow Muldoon

Stirling Council: Reporter - Donald Gorrie

6. Convener's report: The convener will report on a meeting with Unison officials held in Stirling on Tuesday 16 November.

 

 

Social Inclusion, Housing and Voluntary Sector Committee

24 November 1999

10th Meeting

The Committee will meet at 10.00 am in Committee Room 2

1. Action points: The Committee will consider action points from its previous meeting.

2. Housing Stock Transfer: The Committee will take evidence on the policy of Housing Stock Transfer from—

John Carracher and Jenni Marrow, Scottish Tenants’ Organisation

Sean Clerkin, Glasgow Campaign Against Housing Stock Transfer

George Mckie, Edinburgh Tenants Federation

Isobel Dunsmuir and Alan Benson, Joint Steering Group of Glasgow And West of Scotland Forum Of Housing Associations & the Scottish Community Ownership Housing Forum

3. Timetable of future business: The Committee will consider its future timetable of work.

  

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