BUSINESS BULLETIN 18 / 2001
Tuesday 30 January 2001
Section E - Written questions lodged on 29 February 2001
S1W-12877 Rhoda Grant: To ask the Scottish Executive whether it will set out its policy priorities and programme for government.
S1W-12878 Helen Eadie: To ask the Scottish Executive what plans it has to prepare guidelines for health boards on policies on charging for access to medical records in order to ensure patients' ease of access to their records.
S1W-12879 Linda Fabiani: To ask the Scottish Executive, further to the answer to question S1W-6799 by Sarah Boyack on 30 May 2000, whether it has completed reviewing the compliance of Scottish planning law and organisation with the European Convention on Human Rights and, if so, whether any legislation now requires to be amended, in particular in relation to appeals and investigations, and what the timescale is for any changes to be implemented.
S1W-12880 Maureen Macmillan: To ask the Scottish Executive how many course places were available to train occupational therapists in each of the last five years and how many will be available in 2001-02.
S1W-12881 Ms Margo MacDonald: To ask the Scottish Executive when it will answer questions S1W-12125 and S1W-12126 lodged on 19 December 2000.
S1W-12882 Alex Neil: To ask the Scottish Executive whether it will set up a dedicated Hepatitis C telephone helpline.
S1W-12883 Alex Neil: To ask the Scottish Executive whether it will publish details of any sales of body parts by hospitals and whether any such sales were part of an agreement relating to the funding of research.
S1W-12884 Alex Neil: To ask the Scottish Executive what plans it has to provide alternative employment opportunities in Lanarkshire, particularly in the event of any further closures of steelworks.
S1W-12885 Alex Neil: To ask the Scottish Executive what representations it has received regarding any skill shortages which could damage prospects for inward investment.
S1W-12886 Alex Neil: To ask the Scottish Executive what the Scottish Higher Education Funding Council's distribution of funding broken, down by university, is for 2001-02 and was for the previous two financial years.
S1W-12887 Alex Neil: To ask the Scottish Executive what the average spend per student was last year, broken down by university, using the current Scottish Higher Education Funding Council distribution system and what that figure would be using the proposed system for distribution.
S1W-12888 Alex Neil: To ask the Scottish Executive whether it will list all current Private Finance Initiative/Public Private Partnership projects in which it is involved and the annual interest payments associated with each.
S1W-12889 Alasdair Morgan: To ask the Scottish Executive what action the Scottish Environment Protection Agency has taken with regard to the firing of depleted uranium shells into the Solway Firth near Dundrennan in Kirkcudbrightshire.
S1W-12890 Alasdair Morgan: To ask the Scottish Executive what criteria it uses to assess whether an independent museum is of national importance.
S1W-12891 Alasdair Morgan: To ask the Scottish Executive how many representations it has received, and from whom, with regard to the award of trunk road maintenance contracts.
S1W-12892 Alasdair Morgan: To ask the Scottish Executive what amount of Trans-European Network funding it estimates it will receive for its planned improvements to the A75.