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BUSINESS BULLETIN 91 / 2000

Wednesday 31 May 2000

Announcements

 

  

Abolition of Poindings and Warrant Sales Bill

Amendments for Stage 2 of the Abolition of Poindings and Warrant Sales Bill may now be lodged with Andrew Mylne, Clerk to the Justice and Home Affairs Committee (Room 3.9 Committee Chambers, tel 85206), Alison Taylor, acting Senior Assistant Clerk (Room 3.10, tel 85195) or Fiona Groves, Assistant Clerk (Room 3.10, tel 85220). The clerks should be consulted about the wording and admissibility of amendments. Members should refer to Rule 17.4 of the Standing Orders for methods of lodging amendments.

The deadline for lodging Stage 2 amendments is 2 sitting days before each day of proceedings at that stage (Rule 9.10.2). No dates for Stage 2 proceedings have yet been set but will be announced in due course.

National Parks (Scotland) Bill

Amendments to be considered at Stage 2 of the National Parks (Scotland) Bill may now be lodged with Richard Davies, Clerk to the Rural Affairs Committee (Room 2.3 Committee Chambers, extn. 85209), or Richard Walsh, Senior Assistant Clerk (Room 2.1, extn. 85218) or Tracey Hawe, Assistant Clerk (Room 2.1, extn. 85221). Clerks should be consulted about the wording and admissibility of amendments. Members should refer to Rule 17.4 for instructions on how amendments may be lodged.

The deadline for lodging Stage 2 amendments is 2 sitting days before each day of proceedings at that stage (Rule 9.10.2). The first day of Stage 2 will be on Wednesday 7 June 2000, therefore the deadline for lodging amendments will be 5.30 pm on Monday 5 June. Members are advised to lodge amendments in good time before the beginning of the Stage, and as early as possible during the day.

  
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