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BUSINESS BULLETIN 102/1999 

Wednesday 1 December 1999

Section F - Motions and Amendments 

 

 

The full text of all outstanding motions and amendments will appear in the Business Bulletin every Monday.

Items marked with an asterisk (*) are new or have been altered. Asterisks in the text show the extent of alterations made.

Motions which members wish to be considered for debate as members’ business in the Parliament are marked with a hash symbol (#).

 

*S1M-337 Linda Fabiani: Support for Trade Unions in South America—That the Parliament strongly supports SITRAP and associated Trade Unions in the banana producing countries of South America in their efforts to ensure workers rights, and condemns the anti-union actions taken by the multinational banana producers in Guatemala and Costa Rica.

Supported by: Roseanna Cunningham*, Mr Duncan Hamilton*, Mr John Swinney*, Mr Kenny MacAskill*, Alasdair Morgan*

 

*S1M-336 Mr Tom McCabe on behalf of the Parliamentary Bureau: Business Motion – Public Finance and Accountability (Scotland) Bill Stage 3—That the Parliament agrees that, at Stage 3 of the Public Finance and Accountability (Scotland) Bill on 1st December 1999, proceedings shall be conducted as follows—

(a) debate on amendments shall, if not concluded earlier, be brought to a conclusion 1 hour after the commencement of proceedings at Stage 3,

(b) remaining debate at stage 3 shall, if not concluded earlier, be brought to a conclusion 1 hour 30 minutes after the commencement of proceedings at Stage 3.

 

*S1M-335# Ms Irene Oldfather: Teenage Pregnancy—That the Parliament notes the Health Education Board of Scotland survey indicating an increase in under age sex among teenage girls; notes the continuing high levels of teenage pregnancy within Scotland, particularly within Ayrshire and Arran; notes the impact that teenage pregnancy can have on a young person’s life and prospects, and calls for measures to improve sex education and sexual health among Scotland’s teenage population to be implemented.

 

*S1M-334 Jackie Baillie: Equalities—That the Parliament welcomes the Scottish Executive’s commitment, as set out in Making it Work Together: A Programme for Government, to promote equality of opportunity for all and to do that through an inclusive, phased and participative approach to the development of an equality strategy so ensuring that in developing policy and in service design and delivery concern for equality is at the heart of the matter.

Supported by: Ms Wendy Alexander*

*S1M-333# Tricia Marwick: Fife Rail Service—That the Parliament notes with concern the appalling level of rail services being provided to the people of Fife and calls upon the Scottish Executive to make urgent representations to ScotRail and Railtrack to improve this service.

Supported by: Scott Barrie*

 

S1M-332 Objective 2 Funding (lodged on 26 November 1999) Roseanna Cunningham*, Linda Fabiani*, Mr Lloyd Quinan*

 

S1M-331 European Working Time Directive (lodged on 26 November 1999) Linda Fabiani*, Roseanna Cunningham*, Mr Lloyd Quinan*

 

S1M-330 Openness in Scottish Football (lodged on 26 November 1999) Mr Lloyd Quinan*

 

S1M-328 Answering of Parliamentary Questions (lodged on 26 November 1999) Bill Aitken*, Tricia Marwick*, Linda Fabiani*, Roseanna Cunningham*, Dennis Canavan*, Mr Lloyd Quinan*

 

S1M-327 The Plight of Scotland's Pensioners (lodged on 25 November 1999) Tricia Marwick*, Linda Fabiani*, Mr Lloyd Quinan*, Alasdair Morgan*

 

S1M-326# Transportation of Coal (lodged on 25 November 1999) Tricia Marwick*

 

S1M-324# Oil and Gas Centre of Excellence (lodged on 24 November 1999) Alasdair Morgan*

 

S1M-323 Hepatitis C Inquiry (lodged on 24 November 1999) Donald Gorrie*, Roseanna Cunningham*, Alasdair Morgan*

 

S1M-318# Use of British Sign Language in the Scottish Parliament (lodged on 23 November 1999) Linda Fabiani*, Dennis Canavan*

 

S1M-312 Challenge Cup (lodged on 22 November 1999) Tricia Marwick*

 

S1M-306 National Air Traffic Services (lodged on 18 November 1999) Mr Lloyd Quinan*

 

S1M-305 Shopmobility Highland (lodged on 18 November 1999) Mr Duncan Hamilton*

 

S1M-304# Asylum and Immigration Act (lodged on 18 November 1999) Dennis Canavan*, Mr Duncan Hamilton*

 

S1M-303# Sign Language (lodged on 18 November 1999) Dennis Canavan*, Mr Duncan Hamilton*

 

S1M-298 Local Government Funding (lodged on 17 November 1999) Mr Lloyd Quinan*, Mr Duncan Hamilton*

 

S1M-291 Reinstatement of Home International Football Championship (lodged on 16 November 1999) Donald Gorrie*

 

S1M-289 GM Foods (lodged on 17 November 1999) Mr Lloyd Quinan*

 

S1M-288# Child Pornography and the Protection of Children (lodged on 16 November 1999) Mr Andrew Welsh*, Dennis Canavan*, Mr Lloyd Quinan*

 

S1M-280# UN Convention Report on the Rights of the Child (lodged on 11 November 1999) Nicola Sturgeon*, Donald Gorrie*, Linda Fabiani*

 

S1M-278 Scottish Beef Export to France (lodged on 11 November 1999) Mr Lloyd Quinan*

 

S1M-277 Chechnya (lodged on 11 November 1999) Donald Gorrie*, Mr Lloyd Quinan*

 

S1M-276 BBC Resources and BBC Worldwide (lodged on 11 November 1999) Mr Lloyd Quinan*, Alasdair Morgan*

 

S1M-275# Pollokshaws Sports Centre (lodged on 11 November 1999) Alasdair Morgan*

 

S1M-274 Investigation Into Water Charges (lodged on 11 November 1999) Alasdair Morgan*

 

S1M-273# Cumbernauld School Closures (lodged on 11 November 1999) Alasdair Morgan*

 

S1M-270# East Coast Electrification (lodged on 10 November 1999) Mr Lloyd Quinan*

 

S1M-268 Field Trials of GM Crops (lodged on 10 November 1999) Donald Gorrie*, Mr Lloyd Quinan*

 

S1M-267 Commercial GM Crops (lodged on 10 November 1999) Donald Gorrie*, Mr Lloyd Quinan*

 

S1M-265 Location of Meetings of the Parliament (lodged on 9 November 1999) Shona Robison*

 

S1M-264# Police Resources and Special Events (lodged on 9 November 1999) Donald Gorrie*

 

S1M-256 International Investment Strategies (lodged on 5 November 1999) Mr Lloyd Quinan*, Malcolm Chisholm*

 

S1M-253# Protection of Victims in Rape Cases (lodged on 4 November 1999) Donald Gorrie*

 

S1M-241# Scottish Film Industry (lodged on 2 November 1999) Mr Lloyd Quinan*

 

S1M-218# Scottish Prison Service (lodged on 25 October 1999) Mr Lloyd Quinan*

 

S1M-206 Respect Campaign (lodged on 15 October 1999) Donald Gorrie*

 

S1M-203 Tobacco Advertising Ban (lodged on 12 October 1999) Donald Gorrie*

 

S1M-202 Rail Safety (lodged on 11 October 1999) Mr Lloyd Quinan*

 

S1M-200# Sleep and Road Accidents (lodged on 8 October 1999) Donald Gorrie*

 

S1M-199# Telecommunications Developments (lodged on 8 October 1999) Donald Gorrie*

 

S1M-198 Jubilee 2000 Campaign (lodged on 8 October 1999) Mr George Reid*

 

S1M-184 Food Standards Agency location in Aberdeen (lodged on 5 October 1999) Donald Gorrie*

 

S1M-183 Advisory Committees (lodged on 5 October 1999) Donald Gorrie*

 

S1M-145 Scottish History (lodged on 10 September 1999) Donald Gorrie*, Bill Aitken*, Roseanna Cunningham*

 

S1M-129# Services to Victims of Crime (lodged on 7 September 1999) Donald Gorrie*

 

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