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BUSINESS BULLETIN 101 / 2000

Wednesday 14 June 2000

Section F - Motions and Amendments

 

 

The full text of all outstanding motions and amendments will appear in the Business Bulletin every Monday.

Items marked with an asterisk (*) are new or have been altered. Asterisks in the text show the extent of alterations made.

Motions which members wish to be considered for debate as members’ business in the Parliament are marked with a hash symbol (#)

*S1M-1008 Phil Gallie: Crime and Punishment—That the Parliament notes that public confidence in the criminal justice system is at an all time low due to the Scottish Executive’s failure to take effective steps to curb rising crime; recognises the frustration and anxiety felt by the victims of crime and the wider Scottish public arising from early prisoner release and asks the Scottish Executive to restore honesty in sentencing by ending automatic remission; further notes with concern the proposals to raise the age of criminal responsibility from 8 to 12 and to bring 16 and 17 year old offenders within the Children’s Hearings System; calls upon the Executive to reject the proposals, and demands that the Executive brings forward its proposals to strengthen the law in relation to the seizure and confiscation of assets suspected of being derived from drug dealing.

 

*S1M-1007 Mr Sam Galbraith: Early Education and Childcare—That the Parliament supports the progress that the Executive has made towards the twin goals of free pre-school education and affordable, accessible, quality childcare in every locality and welcomes the additional resources allocated to local authorities and other bodies in order to make further progress with these objectives.

Supported by: Peter Peacock*

*S1M-1006 Mr Tom McCabe on behalf of the Parliamentary Bureau: Business Motion—That the Parliament agrees the following programme of business—

 

Wednesday 21 June 2000

2.30 pm Time for Reflection

followed by Parliamentary Bureau Motions

followed by Stage 3 Debate on the Ethical Standards in Public Life etc (Scotland) Bill

5.00 pm Decision Time

followed by Members’ Business – debate on the subject of S1M-882 Roseanna Cunningham: Edinburgh Folk Festival

 

Thursday 22 June 2000

9.30 am Non-Executive Business – Scottish National Party

followed by Business Motion

followed by Executive Motion on Care Standards Bill – UK Legislation

followed by Members’ Business – debate on the subject of S1M-913 David McLetchie: Milestone House Hospice

2.30 pm Question Time

3.10 pm First Minister's Question Time

followed by Stage 1 Debate on the Bail and Judicial Appointments etc (Scotland) Bill

followed by Financial Resolution in respect of the Bail and Judicial Appointments etc (Scotland) Bill

followed by Parliamentary Bureau Motions

5.30 pm Decision Time

 

Wednesday 28 June 2000

2.30 pm Time for Reflection

followed by Committee Business – Finance Committee Debate

followed by Parliamentary Bureau Motions

5.00 pm Decision Time

followed by Members’ Business

 

Thursday 29 June 2000

9.30 am Ministerial Statement

followed by Parliamentary Bureau Motions

followed by Stage 3 Debate on the Education and Training (Scotland) Bill

followed by Business Motion

2.30 pm Question Time

3.10 pm First Minister's Question Time

3.30 pm Executive Debate on Forward Strategy for Scottish Agriculture

5.00 pm Decision Time

followed by Members' Business

 

*S1M-1005 John Scott: Ailsa Troon Shipyard—That the Parliament notes with grave concern the threat posed to 95 jobs at Ailsa Troon shipbuilders caused by the delay by the Ministry of Defence in giving clearance for the shipyard to commence construction of the balance of an order for 10 landing craft, and asks the Scottish Executive to make representations to Her Majesty’s Government to bring forward the landing craft contracts.

 

*S1M-1004# Mr Jamie Stone: Highland Clearances—That the Parliament expresses its deepest regret for the occurrence of the Highland Clearances and extends its hand in friendship and welcome to the descendants of the cleared people who reside outwith our shores.

Supported by: Mr John Munro*

S1M-1002 Licence applications from Scotland regarding the Climate Change Levy (lodged on 12 June 2000) Fergus Ewing*

S1M-1001 IT Staffing for the Administration of Climate Change Licences (lodged on 12 June 2000) Fergus Ewing*

S1M-1000# National Lottery and Coalfield Regeneration (lodged on 12 June 2000) Dr Sylvia Jackson*, Cathy Jamieson*, Janis Hughes*

S1M-997 Diabetes UK (lodged on 12 June 2000) David Mundell*, Shona Robison*

S1M-995 Renewable Energy and Domestic Wind Turbines (lodged on 9 June 2000) Cathy Jamieson*

S1M-994# Body Piercing (lodged on 9 June 2000) Cathy Jamieson*

S1M-993 Glasgow the Caring City: International Relief Aid (lodged on 9 June 2000) Shona Robison*

S1M-992# Lingerbay Quarry Planning Application (lodged on 9 June 2000) Phil Gallie*

S1M-991# Impact of Climate Change Levy on Borders Economy (lodged on 8 June 2000) Dorothy-Grace Elder*

S1M-982# Alcohol Misuse (lodged on 7 June 2000) Michael Russell*, Shona Robison*

S1M-981# Scotland Bid For Euro 2008 (lodged on 7 June 2000) Shona Robison*

S1M-980 Web-cast of Parliament Proceedings (lodged on 7 June 2000) Shona Robison*

S1M-979# Holocaust Remembrance (lodged on 7 June 2000) Shona Robison*, Mary Scanlon*

S1M-978 Volunteers Week (lodged on 7 June 2000) Shona Robison*

S1M-977# Nuclear Test Veterans (lodged on 7 June 2000) Shona Robison*

S1M-975 Care Standards Bill (lodged on 7 June 2000) Janis Hughes*

S1M-961 Parthenon Marbles (lodged on 6 June 2000) Mrs Margaret Ewing*

S1M-959# St. Vigeans Primary School, Arbroath (lodged on 6 June 2000) David Mundell*

S1M-958# Palliative Care (lodged on 5 June 2000) David Mundell*, Phil Gallie*, Mary Scanlon*

S1M-952# Dementia Awareness Week (lodged on 5 June 2000) Mary Scanlon*, Mrs Margaret Ewing*, Bruce Crawford*

S1M-949 Greenock Morton Football Club (lodged on 2 June 2000) Fiona McLeod*, Mary Scanlon*

S1M-948 Hosting the European Football Championship in Scotland (lodged on 2 June 2000) David Mundell*, Mary Scanlon*

S1M-946# STG Pension Fund (lodged on 2 June 2000) Fiona McLeod*

S1M-945# Dangerous Driving Offences Sentencing (lodged on 2 June 2000) Fiona McLeod*

S1M-943 Webcasts of Parliament (lodged on 2 June 2000) Fiona Hyslop*, Phil Gallie*, Mary Scanlon*

S1M-941 Unrest at Glenochil Prison (lodged on 2 June 2000) David Mundell*

S1M-934 The New Testament in Scots (lodged on 1 June 2000) Fiona McLeod*

S1M-933# Crown Prosecution and the Piper Alpha Disaster (lodged on 2 June 2000) Pauline McNeill*, Fiona McLeod*

S1M-927 Bagyeli Pygmies of Cameroon (lodged on 31 May 2000) Fiona Hyslop*

S1M-920 GM Crops (lodged on 30 May 2000) Fiona McLeod*

S1M-918 Scottish Six O'clock News (lodged on 30 May 2000) Fiona Hyslop*, Fiona McLeod*

S1M-917 Glasgow Rape Crisis Centre (lodged on 30 May 2000) Fiona McLeod*

S1M-915 Glasgow Rape Crisis Centre: Judicial Review in Respect of Mike Tyson (lodged on 30 May 2000) Fiona McLeod*

S1M-913# Milestone House Hospice (lodged on 25 May 2000) Pauline McNeill*, Fiona McLeod*

S1M-912 Towards a Just Conclusion (lodged on 25 May 2000) Fiona McLeod*

S1M-911# Future Strategy for HIV and AIDS Management (lodged on 25 May 2000) Fiona McLeod*

S1M-909 Post Office Pension Fund (lodged on 24 May 2000) Fiona McLeod*

S1M-898# Scottish Tomato Industry (lodged on 23 May 2000) Fiona McLeod*

S1M-894# Greenock Morton Football Club (lodged on 23 May 2000) Fiona McLeod*, Mary Scanlon*

S1M-885# Car Parking Charges in Fife Hospitals (lodged on 22 May 2000) Fiona McLeod*

 
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