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Business Bulletin No. 133/2001

Wednesday 19 September 2001

Section G: Bills: Notices and Amendments


Proposals for Members' Bills

Names marked with an asterisk (*) are new names of support. Proposals that have attracted 11 supporters have those supporters' names shown in bold. The member who lodged such a proposal has the right to introduce a Member's Bill to give effect to that proposal under rule 9.14.

Michael Russell: Proposed Secure Status for Gaelic Bill-Proposal for a Bill to establish the principle of equal validity for Gaelic and English in Scotland and to require public bodies and others including local authorities to publish and implement plans to use and encourage the use of Gaelic. (lodged 29 August 2001)

Supported by: John Farquhar Munro, Alex Neil, Irene McGugan, Brian Adam, Lloyd Quinan, Adam Ingram, Gil Patterson, Bruce Crawford*, Fiona McLeod*, Sandra White*, Colin Campbell*, Dennis Canavan*

Bruce Crawford: Proposed Litter (Scotland) Bill-Proposal for a Bill in relation to littering, covering the land affected, the requirements on and the enforcement powers of local authorities, including in relation to occupiers and owners of land. (lodged 4 September 2001)

Supported by: Fiona Hyslop, Roseanna Cunningham, Mr Lloyd Quinan, Mr Andrew Welsh, Robin Harper, Tommy Sheridan, Brian Adam, Linda Fabiani, Nicola Sturgeon, Christine Grahame, Mr Jamie Stone, Andrew Wilson, Donald Gorrie, Alex Neil, Adam Ingram, Dennis Canavan*, Robert Brown*