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Tuesday 15 February 2000

Section D -  Oral questions selected for answer on 17 February 2000


First Minister's Question Time

1. Mr Alex Salmond: To ask the First Minister when he next plans to meet the Chancellor of the Exchequer. (S1F-125)

2. Miss Annabel Goldie: To ask the First Minister what progress the Scottish Executive is making in meeting its key targets. (S1F-121)

3. Nicola Sturgeon: To ask the First Minister what action the Scottish Executive has taken to ensure that the Children's Hearing system is compatible with the European Convention on Human Rights. (S1F-118)

4. Dennis Canavan: To ask the First Minister whether he will make a statement about exchange arrangements between the Scottish Police College and the state police force of the Peoples' Republic of China. (S1F-114)

5. Euan Robson: To ask the First Minister what assistance the Scottish Executive can give to the new owners of Pringle of Scotland, Hawick to help retain the company's manufacturing presence in the town. (S1F-123)

6. Lewis Macdonald: To ask the First Minister what discussions the Scottish Executive has had with Railtrack and train operating companies such as GNER, Virgin Trains and ScotRail about journey times between Aberdeen and Edinburgh. (S1F-126)


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