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BUSINESS BULLETIN 50/1999

Wednesday 8 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 Health & Community Care Committee
Debating Chamber, Assembly Hall

Priorities for Committee; invitation to Minister for Health and Community Care; Amnesic Shellfish Poisoning; Conveners Group meeting; invitation from Lothian Health Board

9.40 am Education, Culture and Sport Committee
Committee Room 2

Evidence from Minister for Children and Education on the Improvement in Scottish Education Bill: Consideration of future work programme

10.00 am Transport and Environment Committee
Committee Room 1

Evidence from Minister of Transport and the Environment; consideration of matters referred to the Committee: consideration of work programme

10.30 am Justice and Home Affairs Committee
Committee Room 4

Evidence from Scottish Women’s Aid and Family Law Association

 

 

Meeting of the Parliament

2.30 pm Motion by Mr Jack McConnell—

S1M-118 Mr Jack McConnell: Mental Health (Public Safety and Appeals) (Scotland) Bill—That the Parliament, for the purposes of any Act of the Scottish Parliament resulting from the Mental Health (Public Safety and Appeals) (Scotland) Bill, agrees to the following expenditure payable out of the Scottish Consolidated Fund—

(a) expenditure by the Scottish Ministers in consequence of the Act; and

(b) increases attributable to the Act in sums payable out of that Fund by or under any other Act

To be taken without debate, followed by a decision

followed by Motion by Mr Tom McCabe—

*S1M-130 Mr Tom McCabe on behalf of the Parliamentary Bureau: Mental Health (Public Safety and Appeals) (Scotland) Bill, Stages 2 and 3—That the Parliament agrees that the time for consideration of Stages 2 and 3 of the Mental Health (Public Safety and Appeals) (Scotland) Bill be allotted as follows, so that debate on each part of the proceedings, if not previously brought to a conclusion, shall be brought to a conclusion on the expiry of the specified period (calculated from the time when Stage 2 begins)—

Stage 2—Committee of the Parliament

Section 1 up to and including line 40 on page 2 of the Bill - 1 hour 20 minutes

Sections 1 and 2 up to and including line 23 on page 3 of the Bill - 1 hour 40 minutes

Sections 2 and 3 up to and including line 4 on page 4 of the Bill - 1 hour 50 minutes

Section 3 - 2 hours 30 minutes

Proposed new section – "Meaning of medical treatment" - 2 hours 40 minutes

Remaining Stage 2 proceedings - 2 hours 50 minutes

Stage 3—Meeting of the Parliament

All of Stage 3 - 3 hours 20 minutes

To be taken without debate, followed by a decision

 

followed by Motion by Mr Jim Wallace—

S1M-121 Mr Jim Wallace: Mental Health (Public Safety and Appeals) (Scotland) Bill—That the Parliament agrees that the Mental Health (Public Safety and Appeals) (Scotland) Bill be passed.

6.00 pm Decision Time

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