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Wednesday 1 September 1999

Section A – Daily Business List


Meetings of Committees

All meetings take place in Committee Chambers, Edinburgh, unless otherwise indicated. Full agendas of Committee meetings are given in Section C


9.30 am Standards Committee Committee Room 3

Statement by the Convener on Committee procedure; consideration of the format for the printed version of the Register of Members’ Interests; report from the Clerks on the completion of the initial process of registration of Members’ Interests; consideration of general format of draft Code of Conduct for Members, and discussion on text of Introduction and Key Principles of draft Code of Conduct

10.00 am Local Government Committee Committee Room 2

McIntosh Report - consideration of priorities for Committee; Forward Plan - consideration of committee workplan September - December 1999

10.30 am Enterprise & Lifelong Learning Committee Committee Room 1

Evidence from Minister for Enterprise and Lifelong Learning, Deputy Minister for Enterprise and Lifelong Learning and Deputy Minister for Highlands & Islands and Gaelic on the Department’s role, functions and priorities for the future


Meeting of the Parliament

2.30 pm Business Motion—

*S1M-113 Mr Tom McCabe on behalf on the Parliamentary Bureau: Business Motion—That the Parliament agrees—

the following programme of business—

Wednesday 1 September 1999

2.30 pm Business Motion

followed by Ministerial Statement and Questions on Continental Tyres

followed by Debate on an Executive motion on Public Health

followed by Motion to Designate Lead Committees for Scottish Statutory Instruments (to be taken without debate)

5.00 pm Decision Time

followed by Members’ Business – Debate on the subject of S1M-90 Mr Duncan Hamilton: The Regeneration of Cowal