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Tuesday 25 January 2000

Section D –  Oral questions selected for answer on 27 January 2000



First Minister's Question Time

1. Mr Alex Salmond: To ask the First Minister what issues were discussed at the last meeting of the Scottish Executive’s Cabinet. (S1F-50)


2. David McLetchie: To ask the First Minister how many meetings of Joint Ministerial Committees have taken place and whether there are any plans to create further such committees. (S1F-57)


3. Elaine Thomson: To ask the First Minister what progress is being made by the Joint Ministerial Working Group considering further and higher education funding and student support. (S1F-62)


4. Roseanna Cunningham: To ask the First Minister what proposals there are to deal with the release of convicted sex offenders back into the community. (S1F-58)


5. David Mundell: To ask the First Minister whether the Scottish Executive will take a leadership role in devising a strategy for Scotland to take advantage, socially and economically, of the opportunities offered by new and emerging information and communications technologies. R (S1F-47)


6. Malcolm Chisholm: To ask the First Minister whether he will outline the future programme of work of the British Irish Council and in particular the role that the Scottish Executive will play in it. (S1F-64)


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