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BUSINESS BULLETIN 13 / 2000

Tuesday 25 January 2000

Section C – Agendas of Committee Meetings

   

Health and Community Care Committee

26 January 2000

3rd Meeting, 2000

The Committee will meet at 9.30 am in Committee Room 2

1. Subordinate Legislation: The Committee will consider the following negative instruments—

The Contaminants in Food Amendment (Scotland) Regulations 1999 (SSI 1999/171)

The Beef Bones (Scotland) Regulations 1999 (SSI 1999/186)

The National Health Service (Scotland) (Injury Benefits) Amendment (No. 2) Regulations 1999 (SSI 1999/195)

2. Petition: The Committee will consider petition PE36 on behalf of Dundee Royal Neurosurgical Unit Fund calling for the Scottish Parliament to conduct a debate on the subject of the proposed closure of the Neurosurgical Unit at Ninewells Hospital, Dundee.

3. Petition: The Committee will consider petition PE45 by the West of Scotland Group of the UK Haemophilia Society calling for the Scottish Parliament to hold an independent inquiry into hepatitis C and other infections of people with haemophilia.

4. Petition: The Committee will consider petition PE48 from Glasgow North Action Group on the proposed siting of a Secure Care Centre within the grounds of Stobhill General Hospital

5. Adults with Incapacity (Scotland) Bill: The Committee will consider Part 5 and Part 7 of the Bill and take evidence from—

Parent Pressure

The Scottish Law Commission

Alzheimer Scotland

 

Standards Committee

26 January 2000

2nd Meeting, 2000

The Committee will meet at 9.30 am in Committee Room 3

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

2. Models of Investigation of Complaints: The Committee will hold an initial exchange of views on models for arrangements for the investigation of complaints against MSPs.

 

Enterprise and Lifelong Learning Committee

26 January 2000

2nd Meeting, 2000

The Committee will meet at 10.00 am in Committee Room 1

1. Deputy Convener: The Committee will choose a deputy convener.

2. Local Economic Development Inquiry – Case Studies: The Committee will consider verbal reports from the case study visits to—

Renfrewshire: Reporter, Nick Johnston

Ayrshire: Reporter, George Lyon

Tayside: Reporter, Duncan McNeil

Fife: Reporter, Margo MacDonald

3. Local Economic Development Inquiry - Discussion: The Committee will discuss the issues arising from the case study visits and consider their impact on the conclusions of the interim report.

4. Small Business Services: The Committee will consider the letter from the Minister for Enterprise and Lifelong Learning on Small Business Services.

5. Local Economic Development Inquiry - Future Meetings: The Committee will consider arrangements for the remainder of the inquiry.

 

Social Inclusion, Housing and Voluntary Sector Committee

26 January 2000

3rd Meeting, 2000

The Committee will meet at 10.00 am in The Hub

1. Drugs inquiry update: The committee will hear an update on the focus of and work programme for the drugs inquiry.

2. Abolition of Poindings and Warrant Sales Bill (in private): The committee will discuss and agree its report at stage 1, on the general principles of the Abolition of Poindings and Warrant Sales Bill.

3. Housing stock transfer: The committee will consider its programme of work in the area of housing stock transfer.

   

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