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Business Bulletin No. 172/2002

Tuesday 26 November 2002

Section C : Agendas of Committee Meetings

  

Transport and the Environment Committee

27 November 2002

33rd Meeting, 2002

The Committee will meet at 9.15 am in Committee Room 2

1. Subordinate legislation: Allan Wilson (Deputy Minister for the Environment and Rural Development) to move motion S1M-3560—

that the Transport and the Environment Committee recommends that the Genetically Modified Organisms (Deliberate Release) (Scotland) Regulations 2002 be approved.

2. Subordinate legislation: The Committee will consider the following negative instrument—

The Large Combustion Plants (Scotland) Regulations 2002, (SSI, 2002/493).

3. Water Environment and Water Services (Scotland) Bill: The Committee will consider the Bill at Stage 2 (Day 3).

Health and Community Care Committee

27 November 2002

31st Meeting, 2002

The Committee will meet at 9.30 am in Committee Room 1

1. Item in private: The Committee will consider whether to take item 4 in private.

2. Subordinate legislation: The Committee will consider the following negative instrument—

The Plastic Materials and Articles in Contact with Food (Amendment) (Scotland) Regulations 2002, (2002/498).

3. Inquiry into GM crops: The Committee will take evidence from—

Dr Vyvyan Howard, Liverpool University

Mary Mulligan MSP, Deputy Minister for Health and Community Care

Dr Mac Armstrong, Chief Medical Officer, Scottish Executive

Lydia Wilkie, Food Standards Agency

Elspeth MacDonald, Food Standards Agency

Dr Geoffrey Squire, Head of Theme-Management of Genes and Organisms in the Environment, Scottish Crop Research Institute (SCRI)

Dr David Robinson, Senior Plant Virologist, Scottish Crop Research Institute (SCRI)

Dr Paul Rylott, Head of Bioscience UK; Market Development, EuMEA, Bayer CropScience

Dr Eric Debruyne, Team Leader, Regulatory Toxicology, Herbicides and Biotechnology, Bayer CropScience.

4. Mental Health (Scotland) Bill: The Committee will consider a draft Stage 1 Report.

Justice 2 Committee

27 November 2002

45th Meeting, 2002

The Committee will meet at 9.45 am in the Chamber, Assembly Hall, The Mound, Edinburgh

1. Criminal Justice (Scotland) Bill: The Committee will consider the Bill at Stage 2 (Day 5).

Enterprise and Lifelong Learning Committee

27 November 2002

30th Meeting, 2002

The Committee will meet at 10.00 am in Committee Room 4

1. Inquiry into Tourism (in private): The Committee will consider a draft report.

 

 

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