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Monday 9 October 2000

Section A – Daily Business List



Meetings of Committees

All meetings take place in Committee Chambers, Edinburgh unless otherwise indicated.


Education, Culture and Sport Committee

30th Meeting, 2000

The Committee will meet at 9.30 am in South Lanarkshire Council HQ, Almada Street, Hamilton

1. Questions for Witnesses (in private): The Committee will consider lines of questioning to witnesses.

at approximately 10.00 am

2. School Exams Inquiry: The Committee will take evidence from local young people, parents and teachers.

at approximately 12.30 pm the Convener will suspend the meeting for lunch

at approximately 2.00 pm

3. School Exams Inquiry: The Committee will take evidence from—

Her Majesty’s Inspectorate of Schools:

Douglas Osler, HM Senior Chief Inspector of Schools

Philip Banks, HM Chief Inspector of Schools; followed by—

The Scottish Qualifications Authority:

Bill Morton, Chief Executive

4. Update of Committee Business: The Committee will be updated on business in its current work programme.

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