Back to the Scottish Parliament Business Bulletin No. 148/2006: Wednesday 25 October 2006
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Summary of Today’s Business

Meeting of the Parliament

9.00 am Time for Reflection – Katie McAdam, Barnardo’s Youthbuild Project

followed by Parliamentary Bureau Motions

followed by Education Committee Debate – 7th Report 2006, Early Years Inquiry

followed by Local Government and Transport Committee Debate – 10th Report 2006, Inquiry into Freight Transport in Scotland

2.30 pm Parliamentary Bureau Motions

followed by Stage 3 Proceedings: Tourist Boards (Scotland) Bill

followed by Independents’ Group Debate: Scotland International

followed by Business Motion

followed by Parliamentary Bureau Motions

5.00 pm Decision Time

followed by Members’ Business – debate on the subject of S2M-4888 Jamie Stone: The Caithness Economy Post-Dounreay

For full details of today’s business, see Section A. For full details of the future business, see sections B and C.


Meetings of Committees

1.30 pm Airdrie-Bathgate Railway and Linked Improvements Bill Committee Committee Room 5


The sections which appear in today’s Business Bulletin are in bold


Section A: Today’s Business

- Meetings of Committees

- Meeting of the Parliament

Section B: Future Meetings of the Parliament

Section C: Future Meetings of Committees

Section D: Oral Questions

- Questions selected for First Minister’s Question Time

- Questions selected for response by Ministers and junior Scottish Ministers at Question Time

Section E: Written Questions – new questions for written answer

Section F: Motions and Amendments

Section G: Bills

- New Bills introduced

- New amendments to Bills

- Members’ Bills proposals

Section H: New Documents – new documents laid before the Parliament and committee reports published

Section I: Petitions – new public petitions

Section J: Progress of Legislation – progress of Bills and subordinate legislation