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BUSINESS BULLETIN 23 / 2001

Tuesday 6 February 2001

Section C – Agendas of Committee Meetings

 

  

Enterprise and Lifelong Learning Committee

7 February 2001

5th Meeting, 2001

The Committee will meet at 10.00 am in Committee Room 1

1. Impact of the New Economy Inquiry: The Committee will take evidence from-

Wendy Alexander (Minister for Enterprise and Lifelong Learning)

2. National Guidelines for Local Economic Forums: The Committee will take evidence from-

Wendy Alexander (Minister for Enterprise and Lifelong Learning)

3. Scottish Executive Response to Careers Service Review (Duffner Report): The Committee will take evidence from-

Wendy Alexander (Minister for Enterprise and Lifelong Learning)

4. Education (Graduate Endowment and Student Support) (Scotland) (No.2) Bill: The Convener will move-

That the Enterprise and Lifelong Learning Committee considers the Education (Graduate Endowment and Student Support) (Scotland) (No.2) Bill at Stage 2 in the following order: section 3; section 4; section 1; section 2; section 5.

5. Effectiveness of Committees: The Committee will consider whether to take this item in private at the meeting of 13th February.

6. Impact of the New Economy Inquiry (in private): The Committee will consider the contents of its report.

7. National Guidelines for Local Economic Forums (in private): The Committee will consider its response to the Minister.

Health and Community Care Committee

7 February 2001

5th Meeting, 2001

The Committee will meet at 10.00 am in Committee Room 2

1. Items in Private: The Committee will consider whether to take items 4 and 5 in private.

2. Subordinate Legislation: The Committee will consider the following negative instrument-

The Feeding Stuffs (Scotland) Regulations 2000 SSI (2000/453)

The Specified Risk Material Amendment (Scotland) Regulations (SSI 2001/3)

The Specified Risk Material Amendment (Scotland) regulations (SSI 2001/4)

The National Assistance (Assessment of Resources) Amendment (Scotland) Regulations (SSI 2001/6)

3. Regulation of Care (Scotland) Bill: The Committee will take evidence on the general principles of the Bill at Stage 1 from-

Community Care Providers Scotland

Scottish Care

4. Increasing the Effectiveness of Committees: The Committee will consider the Conveners' Liaison Group paper "Increasing the effectiveness of Committees".

5. Committee Business in the Chamber: The Committee will consider the terms of the motion for Committee business in the Chamber.

Justice 2 Committee

7 February 2001

2nd Meeting, 2001

The Committee will meet at 10.00 am in Committee Room 4

1. Subordinate Legislation: Iain Gray (Deputy Minister for Justice) to move (S1M-1559) -

Mr Jim Wallace: The Number of Inner House Judges (Variation) Order 2001 - That the Justice 2 Committee recommends that the draft the Number of Inner House Judges (Variation) Order be approved.

2. Items in private: The Committee will consider whether to take items 4 and 5 in private.

3. Glasgow Sheriff Court: Members will report back from a visit to Glasgow Sheriff Court.

4. Increasing the Effectiveness of Committees: The Committee will consider the Conveners' Liaison Group paper "Increasing the Effectiveness of Committees".

5. Work Programme: The Committee will consider its forward work programme.

Social Justice Committee

7 February 2001

5th Meeting, 2001

The Committee will meet at 10.00 am in Chamber

1. Questions for witnesses (in private): The Committee will consider its lines of questioning for the Council of Mortgage Lenders and Scottish Homes.

2. Diligence Against Moveable Property: The Committee will consider the nomination of a member for the Working Group on Diligence against Moveable Property to Replace Poindings and Warrant Sales.

3. Housing (Scotland) Bill - Stage 1: The Committee will take evidence on the general principles of the Bill at Stage 1 from-

Council Of Mortgage Lenders

Scottish Homes.

4. Housing (Scotland) Bill - Stage 1 (in private): The Committee will consider its conclusions following the taking of evidence.

Transport and the Environment Committee

7 February 2001

4th Meeting, 2001

The Committee will meet at 10.15 am in the Hub, Castlehill, Edinburgh

1. Water Inquiry (in private): The Committee will consider possible lines of questioning for witnesses on its inquiry into water and the water industry.

Not before 10.30 am

2. Item in Private: The Committee will consider whether to take item 5 in private.

3. Subordinate Legislation: The Committee will consider the following negative instrument-

The Scotland Act 1998 (Agency Arrangements) (Specification) (No.2) Order 2000 (SI 2000/3250)

4. Water Inquiry: The Committee will take evidence as part of its inquiry into water and the water industry from-

Professor Alan Alexander, Ernest Chambers, and Charlie Cornish, West of Scotland Water Authority

5. Water Inquiry: The Committee will review evidence taken at the meeting.

  
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