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Business Bulletin No. 78 / 2003

Thursday 29th May 2003

Section D : Oral Questions selected for answer on 5th June 2003

  

Question Time

1. Mr John Home Robertson: To ask the Scottish Executive what discussions it has had with Scottish Enterprise regarding the future of the Pentair Enclosures factory at Macmerry. (S2O-93)

2. Mr Jamie Stone: To ask the Scottish Executive what action it will take in view of the possible closure of Church of Scotland homes for elderly people. (S2O-88)

3. George Lyon: To ask the Scottish Executive what progress has been made on the Campbeltown to Ballycastle ferry tendering process. (S2O-94)

4. John Farquhar Munro: To ask the Scottish Executive what action it will take to improve standards in the health service across the Highlands. (S2O-124)

5. Irene Oldfather: To ask the Scottish Executive what support it offers carers. (S2O-104)

6. Kate Maclean: To ask the Scottish Executive what measures it is taking to increase diversity in the judiciary. (S2O-121)

7. Christine May: To ask the Scottish Executive what progress has been made in regard to the implementation of the Right for Fife review of Fife's health services. (S2O-113)

8. Robin Harper: To ask the Scottish Executive what progress is being made by its working group on extending legislation to protect women and disabled, lesbian, gay, bisexual and older people against hate crimes. (S2O-126)

9. Lord James Douglas-Hamilton: To ask the Scottish Executive what meetings it plans to have in respect of the bid from the National Museum of Scotland for a Concorde aircraft to be added to the collection of the Museum of Flight at East Fortune. (S2O-79)

10. Ms Rosemary Byrne: To ask the Scottish Executive whether it has considered the environmental implications of new nuclear power stations being built at Torness or Hunterston. (S2O-103)

11. Tricia Marwick: To ask the Scottish Executive when it next plans to meet Fife NHS Board. (S2O-78)

12. Rosie Kane: To ask the Scottish Executive what its position is on use by ministers of the word "ned" in relation to young people. (S2O-98)

13. Susan Deacon: To ask the Scottish Executive how it intends to respond to concerns raised with regard to the proposed relocation of Scottish Natural Heritage from Edinburgh to Inverness. (S2O-102)

14. Carolyn Leckie: To ask the Scottish Executive how many discussions it has had with COSLA in the last two years regarding a pay review for nursery nurses. (S2O-101)

15. Mr David Davidson: To ask the Scottish Executive what further plans it has to attract health professionals to return to work in the NHS. (S2O-106)

16. Mark Ballard: To ask the Scottish Executive what plans the Scottish Environment Protection Agency has to review its monitoring of radioactive discharges from the Sellafield nuclear reprocessing plant. (S2O-127)

17. Alasdair Morgan: To ask the Scottish Executive what steps it will take to reduce the impact on small businesses of increased standing charges for the provision of water and sewerage services. (S2O-112)

18. Robert Brown: To ask the Scottish Executive what action it will take to introduce charity law reform. (S2O-90)

19. Jeremy Purvis: To ask the Scottish Executive what action it is taking to provide assistance for small business start-ups. (S2O-91)

20. Cathy Peattie: To ask the Scottish Executive what measures it is taking to encourage younger people to apply for appointment to the boards of public bodies. (S2O-122)

21. Pauline McNeill: To ask the Scottish Executive what priority it gives to improving the link between paediatric services and maternity care in the health service. (S2O-109)

22. Scott Barrie: To ask the Scottish Executive how it plans to help people from deprived urban areas exercise their statutory rights of access to mountains under the Land Reform (Scotland) Act 2003. (S2O-114)

23. Alex Neil: To ask the Scottish Executive when it will publish its detailed plan to reduce class sizes at primary one to 25 children as referred to in A Partnership for a Better Scotland. (S2O-85)

24. Brian Adam: To ask the Scottish Executive what research it has conducted into vehicular accidents involving deer. (S2O-87)

25. Sarah Boyack: To ask the Scottish Executive how its commitment to environmental justice is linked to its commitment to social justice. (S2O-123)

26. Bill Butler: To ask the Scottish Executive whether it has any plans to review industrial relations in the further education sector. (S2O-69)

27. Eleanor Scott: To ask the Scottish Executive what standard will be used to define the proposed new energy banding system to classify houses according to energy efficiency. (S2O-132)

28. Dr Elaine Murray: To ask the Scottish Executive what restrictions apply to tenant and local authority representatives on the boards of housing partnerships that have received former council housing stock in respect of the public discussion of matters arising at board meetings. (S2O-73)

29. Frances Curran: To ask the Scottish Executive whether public sector workers are adequately rewarded by the current minimum wage. (S2O-99)

30. Fergus Ewing: To ask the Scottish Executive what its position is on the Fort William Medical Community Working Group's proposal that Belford Hospital become a rural general hospital and what action it will take to put this proposal into effect. (S2O-76)

 

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