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BUSINESS BULLETIN 130 / 2000

Wednesday 6 September 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-1148 Mr Tom McCabe on behalf of the Parliamentary Bureau: Business Motion—That the Parliament agrees that for Stage 3 of the Regulations of Investigatory Powers (Scotland) Bill, debate on each part of the proceedings, if not previously brought to a conclusion, shall be brought to conclusion no later than the following times after commencement of the Stage 3 proceedings–

Group 1 to Group 5 – 1 hour 30 minutes

Group 6 to Group 9 – 2 hours 30 minutes

Group 10 to Group 13 – 3 hours

Group 14 to Group 17 – 4 hours

Motions to pass the Bill – 4 hours 30 minutes.

Supported by: Iain Smith*

*S1M-1147 Mr Tom McCabe on behalf of the Parliamentary Bureau: Business Motion—That the Parliament agrees the following programme of business—

Wednesday 6 September 2000

2.30 pm Time for Reflection

followed by Business Motion

followed by Ministerial Statement on Independent Inquiry into Problems with Exam Results

followed by Debate on the Creative Economy

5.00 pm Decision Time

followed by Members' Business – debate on the subject of S1M-952 Malcolm Chisholm: Dementia Awareness Week

Thursday 7 September 2000

9.30 am Parliamentary Bureau Motions

followed by Stage 3 Debate on the Regulation of Investigatory Powers ( Scotland) Bill

2.30 pm Question Time

3.10 pm First Minister’s Question Time

3.30 pm Continuation of Stage 3 Debate on the Regulation of Investigatory Powers ( Scotland) Bill

followed by Parliamentary Bureau Motions

5.00 pm Decision Time

followed by Members' Business – debate on the subject of S1M-1111 Irene McGugan: Programme of Action for Scots and Gaelic in the European Year of Languages

Wednesday 13 September 2000

2.30 pm Time for Reflection

followed by Ministerial Statement and Debate on the Scottish Executive’s Programme

followed by Parliamentary Bureau Motions

5.00 pm Decision Time

followed by Members' Business - debate on the subject of S1M-1124 Shona Morrison: Fibromyalgia Syndrome

Thursday 14 September 2000

9.30 am Ministerial Statement

followed by Stage 1 Debate on the Transport (Scotland) Bill

followed by Financial Resolution in respect of the Transport (Scotland) Bill

followed by Business Motion

2.30 pm Question Time

3.10 pm First Minister's Question Time

3.30 pm Debate on the Framework for Economic Development in Scotland

followed by Parliamentary Bureau Motions

5.00 pm Decision Time

followed by Members' Business - debate on the subject of S1M-1122 Maureen Macmillan: Screening for Prostrate Cancer

Wednesday 20 September 2000

2.30 pm Time for Reflection

followed by Question Time

3.10 pm First Minister's Question Time

3.30 pm Ministerial Statement and Debate on Spending Strategy

followed by Parliamentary Bureau Motions

5.00 pm Decision Time

followed by Members' Business - debate on the subject of S1M-959 Alex Johnstone: St. Vigeans Primary School, Arbroath

Thursday 21 September 2000

9.30 am Executive Business

followed by Business Motion

2.30 pm Social Inclusion, Housing and Voluntary Sector Committee Debate on Housing Stock Transfer

followed by Parliamentary Bureau Motions

5.00 pm Decision Time

followed by Members’ Business - debate on the subject of S1M-958 Michael McMahon: Palliative Care

Supported by: Iain Smith*

 

*S1M-1147.1 David McLetchie: Business Motion—As an amendment to motion (S1M-1147) in the name of Mr Tom McCabe, under Wednesday 6 September 2000, delete "Debate on the Creative Economy" and insert "Debate on the subject of S1M-1128 Brian Monteith: Motion of No Confidence: That the Parliament has no confidence in the Minister for Children and Education".

Supported by: Lord James Douglas-Hamilton*, Alex Fergusson*, Alex Johnstone*, Mary Scanlon*, Phil Gallie*, Mr Brian Monteith*, Bill Aitken*, Mr Keith Harding*, John Young*, Mr Jamie McGrigor*

*S1M-1147.2 Mr Alex Salmond: Business Motion—As an amendment to motion (S1M-1147) in the name of Mr Tom McCabe, under Thursday 7 September 2000, delete "Stage 3 Debate on the Regulation of Investigatory Powers (Scotland) Bill" and insert "Debate on the Scottish Qualifications Authority and the crisis of year 2000 Higher and Standard Grade results", and delete "Continuation of Stage 3 Debate on the Regulation of Investigatory Powers (Scotland) Bill" and insert "Continuation of Debate on the Scottish Qualifications Authority and the crisis of year 2000 Higher and Standard Grade results".

Supported by: Mr John Swinney*, Michael Russell*, Nicola Sturgeon*, Michael Matheson*, Mrs Margaret Ewing*, Linda Fabiani*, Shona Robison*, Bruce Crawford*, Ms Sandra White*, Mr Duncan Hamilton*

*S1M-1146 Mr Alex Salmond: School Transport in Aberdeenshire—That the Parliament supports the efforts of action groups established by parents across Aberdeenshire in response to the decision by the Liberal Democrat/Independent council administration to withdraw free school transport in certain areas; condemns the disgraceful decision by the Liberal Democrat/Independent administration which will see children’s lives put at risk due to the lack of safe routes to school; deplores the council’s use of police resources to collect bus fares from children who, in many instances, genuinely cannot afford the fares, and calls upon the Liberal Democrat council leader to reverse this ill-conceived decision.

 

*S1M-1145.1 Miss Annabel Goldie: The Creative Economy—As an amendment to motion (S1M-1145) in the name of Henry McLeish, leave out from "the emphasis" to end and insert "with concern the escalating burdens being imposed on all Scottish businesses which are currently inhibiting the start up of new businesses and the operation and growth of existing ones and calls upon the Scottish Executive to reduce these burdens to facilitate the creation of conditions in which the creative economy along with the rest of the Scottish economy can flourish and grow."

 

S1M-1143 Human Rights in Myanmar (lodged on 1 September 2000) Donald Gorrie*, Linda Fabiani*, Tommy Sheridan*

S1M-1142 Planning and Telecommunications Developments (lodged on 1 September 2000) Donald Gorrie*, Mr Jamie Stone*

S1M-1140# 25th Anniversary of Establishment of Local Health Councils (lodged on 31 August 2000) Donald Gorrie*

S1M-1139# Bullying of Public Sector Workers (lodged on 31 August 2000) Tommy Sheridan*

S1M-1134 Pensioner Poverty in Scotland (lodged on 30 August 2000) Mr Mike Rumbles*, Donald Gorrie*, Andrew Wilson*, Linda Fabiani*

*S1M-1134.1 Tommy Sheridan: Pensioner Poverty in Scotland—As an amendment to motion (S1M-1134) in the name of Christine Grahame, leave out from "to increase" to end and insert "to restore the earnings link with the state pension with immediate effect".

 

S1M-1133# Maternity Unit in Montrose (lodged on 29 August 2000) Tommy Sheridan*

S1M-1132# Multiple Sclerosis in Scotland (lodged on 29 August 2000) Donald Gorrie*, Andrew Wilson*

S1M-1129# Threat to World's Forests (lodged on 25 August 2000) Donald Gorrie*, Andrew Wilson*

S1M-1127 Glasgow Schools PFI (lodged on 24 August 2000) Andrew Wilson*, Linda Fabiani*

S1M-1126# Population of Dundee (lodged on 24 August 2000) Andrew Wilson*

S1M-1125# Autistic Spectrum Disorder Provision (lodged on 23 August 2000) Donald Gorrie*, Andrew Wilson*, Linda Fabiani*

S1M-1124# Fibromyalgia Syndrome (lodged on 22 August 2000) Donald Gorrie*, Andrew Wilson*

S1M-1123# Abuse of Older and Disabled People (lodged on 21 August 2000) Donald Gorrie*, Andrew Wilson*, Linda Fabiani*

S1M-1122# Screening for Prostate Cancer (lodged on 16 August 2000) Mr Mike Rumbles*, Donald Gorrie*

S1M-1121# Glasgow North/South Rail Link (lodged on 15 August 2000) Andrew Wilson*

S1M-1120 Standby Vessel Replacement (lodged on 14 August 2000) Andrew Wilson*

S1M-1118 Childhood Sexual Abuse (lodged on 10 August 2000) Donald Gorrie*, Andrew Wilson*

S1M-1117# Date Stamping on Skye Bridge Concessionary Tickets (lodged on 9 August 2000) Mr Mike Rumbles*, Donald Gorrie*, Andrew Wilson*, Linda Fabiani*

S1M-1116# Age Discrimination in the NHS (lodged on 9 August 2000) Donald Gorrie*, Andrew Wilson*, Linda Fabiani*

S1M-1113 Scottish Criminal Cases Review Commission (lodged on 27 July 2000) Donald Gorrie*, Andrew Wilson*

S1M-1111# Programme of Action for Scots and Gaelic in the European Year of Languages (lodged on 25 July 2000) Donald Gorrie*, Andrew Wilson*, Linda Fabiani*

S1M-1110 Borders Railway Funding (lodged on 24 July 2000) Andrew Wilson*, Linda Fabiani*

S1M-1109 Poverty in Scotland (lodged on 21 July 2000) Donald Gorrie*, Andrew Wilson*, Linda Fabiani*

S1M-1108 Upgrading of A1 (lodged on 21 July 2000) Andrew Wilson*

S1M-1107# Community Gardens (lodged on 19 July 2000) Donald Gorrie*, Andrew Wilson*

S1M-1106 Sydney 2000 and European Cup Athletics (lodged on 17 July 2000) Donald Gorrie*

S1M-1105 Vehicle Body Repair Specialists and VAT (lodged on 17 July 2000) Andrew Wilson*

S1M-1104 Failings of New Deal (lodged on 12 July 2000) Mr Mike Rumbles*, Donald Gorrie*, Andrew Wilson*

S1M-1103# Skye Bridge Toll Regime (lodged on 12 July 2000) Mr Mike Rumbles*, Donald Gorrie*, Andrew Wilson*, Linda Fabiani*

S1M-1102# Montrose Bridge (lodged on 10 July 2000) Andrew Wilson*

S1M-1101# Richard Demarco and the Road to Meikle Seggie (lodged on 10 July 2000) Donald Gorrie*

S1M-1099# Oil Rig Fabrication Industry (lodged on 6 July 2000) Donald Gorrie*

S1M-1096# SBG and Transport Operatives Pension Schemes (lodged on 5 July 2000) Mr Jamie Stone*

S1M-1094 Consultation Document on School Closures in Cumbernauld (lodged on 5 July 2000) Donald Gorrie*

S1M-1080 School Repairs Fund (lodged on 3 July 2000) Donald Gorrie*

S1M-1078 Scottish Civic Forum 1 July 2000 (lodged on 3 July 2000) Donald Gorrie*

S1M-1053 Sheltered Housing Wardens Night-Time Cover (lodged on 26 June 2000) Donald Gorrie*

S1M-1049# Glasgow Airport Direct Rail Link (lodged on 23 June 2000) Donald Gorrie*

S1M-1037# Support for Ferguson Shipbuilders Ltd. Port Glasgow (lodged on 20 June 2000) Donald Gorrie*

S1M-1028 Road Traffic Fine Revenue (lodged on 20 June 2000) Donald Gorrie*

S1M-1011 Marr College (lodged on 14 June 2000) Donald Gorrie*

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

 
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