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Business Bulletin No. 11/2003

Monday 20 January 2003

Section E : Written questions lodged on 17 January 2003

  

Questions marked with a triangle () are initiated by the Scottish Executive in order to facilitate the provision of information to the Parliament.

S1W-33258 Richard Lochhead: To ask the Scottish Executive what percentage of NHS funding has been given to each NHS board area and what percentage of NHS activity has been carried out in each board area in each of the last three years.

S1W-33259Δ Mr Jamie Stone: To ask the Scottish Executive when it will give a response to the report by the Agriculture and Environment Working Group, Custodians of Change.

S1W-33260Δ Cathy Peattie: To ask the Scottish Executive what the benefits of the central heating installation programme and the Warm Deal were in 2001-02; when a report will be published on this matter, and what benefits from the programme are expected in 2002-03.

S1W-33261 Tavish Scott: To ask the Scottish Executive, further to the answer to question S1W-32476 by Allan Wilson on 24 December 2002, whether any measures that will be introduced as a result of the public consultation, launched on 15 January 2003 by the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, on the tightening up of the Control of Trade in Endangered Species (Enforcement) Regulations 1997 and that do not apply in Scotland could be incorporated in any future nature conservation bill.

S1W-33262 Tavish Scott: To ask the Scottish Executive, further to the answer to question S1W-32476 by Allan Wilson on 24 December 2002, whether it will participate in public consultation, launched on 15 January 2003 by the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, on ways to tighten the Control of Trade in Endangered Species (Enforcement) Regulations 1997 and whether any changes to the regulations that result from the consultation process will apply to Scotland without the need for legislation.

S1W-33263 Bill Aitken: To ask the Scottish Executive whether there are any guidelines on the appointment of chairpersons of local enterprise companies.

S1W-33264 Bill Aitken: To ask the Scottish Executive whether local enterprise companies should be led by people that have expertise in high-growth entrepreneurial multi-sector enterprises, in the light of recent developments in some business sectors and, in particular, in the manufacturing sector.

S1W-33265 Bruce Crawford: To ask the Scottish Executive what funding it has given to (a) each local authority and (b) the Scottish Environment Protection Agency in each of the last three years to develop kerbside recycling schemes.

S1W-33266 Alasdair Morgan: To ask the Scottish Executive how many journeys were undertaken in 2002 by ambulances transferring patients from the Garrick Hospital in Stranraer to Dumfries and Galloway Royal Infirmary.

S1W-33267 Stewart Stevenson: To ask the Scottish Executive, further to the answer to question S1W-33257 by Mr Andy Kerr on 17 January 2003, whether HM Prison Kilmarnock is not an asset held by it or any body controlled by it and on whose balance sheet the prison is recorded as an asset.

S1W-33268 Irene McGugan: To ask the Presiding Officer what arrangements are being made to facilitate new members in taking the Oath of Allegiance in Scots following the elections to the Scottish Parliament in May.

S1W-33269 Cathy Peattie: To ask the Scottish Executive what guidance is given to local authorities regarding the frequency of road inspection in order to exercise local authorities' reasonable duty of care.

S1W-33270 Mr Mike Rumbles: To ask the Scottish Executive what average percentage of the costs of the employment of support staff is reimbursed to GPs in each NHS board area.

S1W-33271 Mr Mike Rumbles: To ask the Scottish Executive what average percentage of the costs of computer equipment is reimbursed to GPs in each NHS board area.

S1W-33272 Mr Mike Rumbles: To ask the Scottish Executive how much has been spent on independent management consultants in the Grampian NHS Board area in each of the last three years for which figures are available.

S1W-33273 Mr Mike Rumbles: To ask the Scottish Executive how many full-time-equivalent (a) management and (b) clinical staff there have been in the Grampian NHS Board area in each of the last three years for which figures are available.

S1W-33274 Mr Mike Rumbles: To ask the Scottish Executive what financial support it has given local authorities to implement the Regulation of Care (Scotland) Act 2001.

 

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