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Section E – Written questions lodged on 8 May 2009

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

Questions in which a member has indicated a declarable interest are marked with an "R".

S3W-23681 Ross Finnie: To ask the Scottish Executive how many children have been treated in a dental hospital in each of the last five years, broken down by NHS board.

S3W-23682Δ Christina McKelvie: To ask the Scottish Executive when the report of the Joint Independent Inquiry on Kerelaw Residential School and Secure Unit will be published.

S3W-23683 Bill Butler: To ask the Scottish Executive, further to the answer to question S3W-18009 by Fergus Ewing on 5 December 2008, how many of the 33 projects awarded funding from the Race, Religion and Refugee Integration Fund have developed projects specifically aimed at tackling sectarianism since the award was made, broken down by organisation and title of the project.

S3W-23684 Bill Butler: To ask the Scottish Executive how much has been paid by the Keeper of the Registers of Scotland in legal fees in cases involving rectification of mapping errors in the last five years, also broken down by year.

S3W-23685 Bill Butler: To ask the Scottish Executive, further to the answer to question S3W-16345 by Fergus Ewing on 16 October 2008, whether it has reached a decision on producing detailed annual reports on crime aggravated by religious prejudice.

S3W-23686 Bill Butler: To ask the Scottish Executive, further to the answer to question S3W-16345 by Fergus Ewing on 16 October 2008, what progress it has made in developing a programme of rehabilitation for offenders convicted under section 74 of the Criminal Justice (Scotland) Act 2003.

S3W-23687 Charlie Gordon: To ask the Scottish Executive whether it is considering making representations to Network Rail that the upgrading of track gauges on the East Coast Main Line to accommodate larger freight loads should extend into Scotland.

S3W-23688 Robert Brown: To ask the Scottish Executive whether it will reverse the decision not to proceed with the Glasgow community court project in light of the resolution of the Parliament on motion S3M-4065 on Thursday 7 May 2009.

S3W-23689 Robert Brown: To ask the Scottish Executive whether it will place in the public domain the feasibility study and other relevant documents relating to its consideration of the Glasgow community court project.

S3W-23690 Robert Brown: To ask the Scottish Executive what discussions it has had with the Community Justice Project Board to implement the Parliament’s will to progress plans for a community court in Glasgow since the vote on motion S3M-4065 on Thursday 7 May 2009.

S3W-23691 Robert Brown: To ask the Scottish Executive whether it regards the resolution of the Parliament on motion S3M-4065 on Thursday 7 May 2009 as being binding on it.

S3W-23692 Robert Brown: To ask the Scottish Executive what funding allocation for the establishment of a community court in Glasgow is made in the 2009-10 budget and what the estimated costs, both capital and revenue, are to progress the current plans with the Community Justice Project Board.

S3W-23693 George Foulkes: To ask the Scottish Executive when it expects to respond to the request by the Libyan authorities for the transfer of Abdelbaset Ali Mohmed Al Megrahi.

S3W-23694 George Foulkes: To ask the Scottish Executive whether it will estimate the contribution to the Scottish economy of the transfer of all UK nuclear submarines to the Clyde base.

S3W-23695 George Foulkes: To ask the Scottish Executive whether it will carry out a study on the viability of using national identity cards for the purpose of voter identification. 

S3W-23696 George Foulkes: To ask the Scottish Executive whether it has subscriptions for (a) Sky and (b) Setanta TV output and, if so, how many and at what locations these services are provided.

S3W-23697 George Foulkes: To ask the Scottish Executive what representations the First Minister has received from the Council of Economic Advisers on (a) energy, (b) the financial sector and (c) unemployment in the last six months. 

S3W-23698 George Foulkes: To ask the Scottish Executive what criteria or factors it uses to differentiate the Scottish economy from that of the United Kingdom. 

S3W-23699 George Foulkes: To ask the Scottish Executive what the percentage uptake has been of tests for bowel cancer offered to people aged 54 to 75.

S3W-23700 George Foulkes: To ask the Scottish Executive, further to the answer to question S3W-18018 by John Swinney on 5 December 2008, how many of the 20 staff referred to in the letter from the Cabinet Secretary for Finance and Sustainable Growth on 20 April 2009 who left or moved on promotion worked in the First Minister’s private office. 

S3W-23701 Johann Lamont: To ask the Scottish Executive by how much carbon dioxide emissions have been reduced since May 2007.

S3W-23702 Johann Lamont: To ask the Scottish Executive how much of the reduction in carbon dioxide emissions since May 2007 can be attributed to wind farms.

S3W-23703 Margaret Smith: To ask the Scottish Executive in which institutions the 4% reduction in intake targets for teacher training places, as announced by the Cabinet Secretary for Education and Lifelong Learning on 30 April 2009 (Official Report c. 16897), will be made.

S3W-23704 Margaret Smith: To ask the Scottish Executive, in light of recommendation one in the October 2008 Report of the Teacher Employment Working Group that there needs to be greater reconciliation between local workforce decision making and the national workforce planning process, whether the Scottish Government has begun to work with COSLA to put arrangements in place to achieve this and, if so, what these arrangements will be and, if not, when it plans to do so.

S3W-23705 Margaret Smith: To ask the Scottish Executive, in light of recommendation two in the October 2008 Report of the Teacher Employment Working Group that the General Teaching Council for Scotland should conduct a longitudinal study on a cohort of probationers to obtain a better understanding of employment patterns and behaviours for an extended period beyond probation, whether the Scottish Government has acted on this recommendation and, if not, whether it plans to do so and, if so, when.

S3W-23706 Margaret Smith: To ask the Scottish Executive, in light of recommendation two in the October 2008 Report of the Teacher Employment Working Group, whether it has invited the General Teaching Council for Scotland to conduct a longitudinal study on a cohort of probationers to obtain a better understanding of employment patterns and behaviours for an extended period beyond probation and, if so, when the results of the study will be available.

S3W-23707 Margaret Smith: To ask the Scottish Executive, in light of recommendation two in the October 2009 Report of the Teacher Employment Working Group, what action it has taken to consider how to gather more reliable information about the employment position of post-probation teachers on a recurring annual basis and when its conclusions on this matter will be available.

S3W-23708 Margaret Smith: To ask the Scottish Executive, in light of recommendation three in the October 2008 Report of the Teacher Employment Working Group that research should be commissioned by the Scottish Government to establish whether the changing economic climate is altering the retirement intentions of teachers, whether it has commissioned such research and, if not, whether it plans to do so and, if so, when.

S3W-23709 Margaret Smith: To ask the Scottish Executive, in light of recommendation four in the October 2008 Report of the Teacher Employment Working Group that local authority employers should wherever possible use post-probation teachers to fill supply vacancies, what action it is taking to ensure this.

S3W-23710 Margaret Smith: To ask the Scottish Executive, in light of recommendation five in the October 2008 Report of the Teacher Employment Working Group, what action the Scottish Government is taking to ensure that local authorities consider making more use of permanent supply pools to ensure that stable employment opportunities are available to post-probation teachers.

S3W-23711 Margaret Smith: To ask the Scottish Executive, in light of recommendation six in the October 2008 Report of the Teacher Employment Working Group that there should be a review of means of early release including teacher winding down arrangements, whether the Scottish Government has begun such a review and, if not, whether it plans to do so and, if so, when the results will be available.

S3W-23712 Margaret Smith: To ask the Scottish Executive, in light of recommendation seven in the October 2008 Report of the Teacher Employment Working Group that the Teacher Workforce Planning Group revisit specifically modelling teacher demand at secondary subject level, whether the Scottish Government has instructed the Teacher Workforce Planning Group to do so and, if not, whether it plans to so and, if so, when the results will be available.

S3W-23713 Margaret Smith: To ask the Scottish Executive, in light of recommendation eight in the October 2008 Report of the Teacher Employment Working Group that the preference waiver payment level be raised to £8,000 for secondary school probationers, whether the Scottish Government has done this and, if not, whether it plans to do so and, if so, to what timescale.

S3W-23714 Margaret Smith: To ask the Scottish Executive, in light of recommendation nine in the October 2008 Report of the Teacher Employment Working Group, what action it is taking to ensure that local authorities and university faculties of education liaise more closely with a view to identifying appropriate opportunities to increase the number of initial teacher education students having their courses delivered by distance learning or at a remote campus.

S3W-23715 Margaret Smith: To ask the Scottish Executive, in light of recommendation 10 in the October 2008 Report of the Teacher Employment Working Group, what action it is taking to ensure that information provided to students about the teacher induction scheme includes relevant data about probationer employment patterns by local authorities.

S3W-23716 Margaret Smith: To ask the Scottish Executive, in light of recommendation 11 in the October 2008 Report of the Teacher Employment Working Group, what action it is taking to ensure that probationers’ understanding of the system is better managed in order to ensure that there is no unrealistic expectation of immediate local permanent employment.

S3W-23717 Margaret Smith: To ask the Scottish Executive, in light of recommendation 12 in the October 2008 Report of the Teacher Employment Working Group that the Scottish Government should commission research into what might persuade teachers to relocate to teach in other parts of Scotland where recruitment patterns suggest teacher employment prospects are better, whether it has commissioned such research and, if not, whether it plans to do so and, if so, when.

S3W-23718 Margaret Smith: To ask the Scottish Executive whether it remains its position that increasing the number of teachers and cutting class sizes is key to improving discipline in schools.

S3W-23719 Margaret Smith: To ask the Scottish Executive what assessment has been made of the impact on teacher numbers of the 4% reduction in the intake targets for teacher training courses announced by the Cabinet Secretary for Education and Lifelong Learning on 30 April 2009 (Official Report c. 16897).

S3W-23720 Margaret Smith: To ask the Scottish Executive whether it considers that the 4% reduction in the intake targets for teacher training courses announced by the Cabinet Secretary for Education and Lifelong Learning on 30 April 2009 (Official Report c. 16897) will meet the SNP’s 2007 manifesto commitment to increase teacher numbers.

S3W-23721 Margaret Smith: To ask the Scottish Executive when the institutions that offer teacher training courses were informed of the impact of the 4% reduction in the intake targets for teacher training courses announced by the Cabinet Secretary for Education and Lifelong Learning on 30 April 2009 (Official Report c. 16897).

S3W-23722 Margaret Smith: To ask the Scottish Executive what discussions it has had regarding teacher numbers with the institutions that will be affected by the 4% reduction in the intake targets for teacher training courses announced by the Cabinet Secretary for Education and Lifelong Learning on 30 April 2009 (Official Report c. 16897).

S3W-23723 Margaret Smith: To ask the Scottish Executive what discussions it plans to hold with the institutions that will be affected by the 4% reduction in the intake targets for teacher training courses announced by the Cabinet Secretary for Education and Lifelong Learning 30 April 2009 (Official Report c. 16897) about the impact that this will have.

S3W-23724 Margaret Smith: To ask the Scottish Executive whether any institutions that offer teacher training courses have made representations to it regarding the available number of places on teacher training courses and, if so, (a) which institutions, (b) when these representations were made and (c) what the outcomes were.

S3W-23725 Margaret Smith: To ask the Scottish Executive whether any institutions that offer teacher training courses have made representations to it about the impact of the 4% reduction in the intake targets for teacher training courses announced by the Cabinet Secretary for Education and Lifelong Learning on 30 April 2009 (Official Report c. 16897).

S3W-23726 Margaret Smith: To ask the Scottish Executive how many of the 12 recommendations in the October 2008 Report of the Teacher Employment Working Group (a) have been completed and (b) are in progress.

S3W-23727 Margaret Smith: To ask the Scottish Executive whether it remains its intention to reintroduce an annual collection of reported physical and verbal attacks in schools and, if so, what action it has taken to do this and when the collection will commence.

S3W-23728 Margaret Smith: To ask the Scottish Executive whether it remains its position that there is merit in standardised information on discipline being produced and, if so, what action it has taken to produce such information and when it will be available.

S3W-23729 Jeremy Purvis: To ask the Scottish Executive what five subjects were raised most often by members of the public in written correspondence with (a) the First Minister and (b) each of the cabinet secretaries in the last 12 months and how many representations were received in respect of each subject.

S3W-23730 Jeremy Purvis: To ask the Scottish Executive what progress has been made towards the introduction of a new funding stream to support school building through the Scottish Futures Trust.

S3W-23731 Jeremy Purvis: To ask the Scottish Executive when the Scottish Futures Trust will operate as a funding mechanism.

S3W-23732 Jeremy Purvis: To ask the Scottish Executive when the Scottish Futures Trust will have its own funding capability.

S3W-23733 Jeremy Purvis: To ask the Scottish Executive when information will be available regarding the future funding model of the Scottish Futures Trust.

S3W-23734 Jeremy Purvis: To ask the Scottish Executive how many officials are working on the development of a future funding model for the Scottish Futures Trust.

S3W-23735 Jeremy Purvis: To ask the Scottish Executive when local authorities will be able to access revenue funding through the Scottish Futures Trust.

S3W-23736 Jeremy Purvis: To ask the Scottish Executive how it is working with local authorities to take forward capital investment through the Scottish Futures Trust.

S3W-23737 Jeremy Purvis: To ask the Scottish Executive when the Scottish Futures Trust will commission its first school project.

S3W-23738 Jeremy Purvis: To ask the Scottish Executive what discussions it has had with local authorities regarding revenue funding through the Scottish Futures Trust.

S3W-23739 Jeremy Purvis: To ask the Scottish Executive what representations it has received from local authorities regarding funding for school building programmes.

S3W-23740 Jeremy Purvis: To ask the Scottish Executive what the forecast date is for the completion of the first (a) school, (b) waste management scheme, (c) flood prevention scheme, (d) transport project and (e) NHS facility funded through the Scottish Futures Trust.

S3W-23741 Jeremy Purvis: To ask the Scottish Executive how the Scottish Futures Trust is developing delivery and funding strategies for the higher and further education sector.

S3W-23742 Jeremy Purvis: To ask the Scottish Executive how the Scottish Futures Trust is optimising investment under the Prudential Code using new techniques such as future modelling, tax increment funding and developer contributions.

S3W-23743 Jeremy Purvis: To ask the Scottish Executive how the Scottish Futures Trust is reducing the cost of existing PFI contracts.

S3W-23744 Jeremy Purvis: To ask the Scottish Executive how the Scottish Futures Trust is developing strategic aspects of infrastructure investment, particularly market issues and capacity.

S3W-23745 Jeremy Purvis: To ask the Scottish Executive how the Scottish Futures Trust is providing support for the process of gateway reviews.

S3W-23746 Jeremy Purvis: To ask the Scottish Executive how the Scottish Futures Trust is developing the planning, delivery and financing of health projects and programmes.

S3W-23747 Jeremy Purvis: To ask the Scottish Executive how the Scottish Futures Trust is developing the planning, delivery and financing of education projects and programmes.

S3W-23748 Jeremy Purvis: To ask the Scottish Executive how the Scottish Futures Trust is developing the planning, delivery and financing of flood prevention projects and programmes.

S3W-23749 Jeremy Purvis: To ask the Scottish Executive how the Scottish Futures Trust is developing the planning, delivery and financing of waste projects and programmes.

S3W-23750 Jeremy Purvis: To ask the Scottish Executive how the Scottish Futures Trust is developing the planning, delivery and financing of housing projects and programmes.

S3W-23751 Jeremy Purvis: To ask the Scottish Executive whether the Scottish Futures Trust is operating as the Scottish Government planned.

S3W-23752 Jeremy Purvis: To ask the Scottish Executive what improvements it considers could be made to the Scottish Futures Trust to make it more effective.

S3W-23753 Jeremy Purvis: To ask the Scottish Executive whether it considers that the Scottish Futures Trust represents value for money.

S3W-23754 Jeremy Purvis: To ask the Scottish Executive whether it considers that the Scottish Futures Trust is operating effectively in the delivery of infrastructure projects.

S3W-23755 Jeremy Purvis: To ask the Scottish Executive what assessment it has made of the value of projects delivered under the Scottish Futures Trust.

S3W-23756 Jeremy Purvis: To ask the Scottish Executive whether the Scottish Futures Trust offers an alternative funding mechanism to PPP/PFI.

S3W-23757 Jeremy Purvis: To ask the Scottish Executive when it last held discussions with (a) local authorities, (b) the Scottish Building Federation, (c) the CBI, (d) the Federation of Small Businesses, (e) Audit Scotland, (f) the Scottish Council for Development and Industry, (g) trade unions and (h) any other bodies regarding the role of the Scottish Futures Trust.

S3W-23758 Jeremy Purvis: To ask the Scottish Executive whether it is aware of any concerns from (a) local authorities, (b) the Scottish Building Federation, (c) the CBI, (d) the Federation of Small Businesses, (e) Audit Scotland, (f) the Scottish Council for Development and Industry, (g) trade unions and (h) any other bodies over progress on the Scottish Futures Trust and, if so, which organisations expressed concerns and of what nature.

S3W-23759 Ken Macintosh: To ask the Scottish Executive what the real-terms increase is in the local government settlement for East Renfrewshire Council for (a) 2008-09 and (b) 2009-10 and in the proposed budget for 2010-11.

S3W-23760 Ken Macintosh: To ask the Scottish Executive what steps ministers are taking to reduce the number of proposed redundancies by local authorities.

S3W-23761 Ken Macintosh: To ask the Scottish Executive what discussions ministers have had with COSLA regarding reducing the number of proposed redundancies by local authorities.

S3W-23762 Ken Macintosh: To ask the Scottish Executive what discussions ministers have had with each local authority regarding reducing the number of proposed redundancies.

S3W-23763 Ken Macintosh: To ask the Scottish Executive what support it will give to local authorities to reduce the number of proposed redundancies.

S3W-23764 Ken Macintosh: To ask the Scottish Executive what support it will give to local authorities to enhance voluntary redundancy payments for employees.

S3W-23765 Bill Butler: To ask the Scottish Executive how many student units it is funding through the Scottish Social Services Council in 2009-10.

S3W-23766 Bill Butler: To ask the Scottish Executive how many students were placed in student units supported by the Scottish Social Services Council in the last five years, broken down by local authority area.

S3W-23767 Bill Butler: To ask the Scottish Executive how much money it provided through the Scottish Social Services Council to support student units in 2008-09.

S3W-23768 Jamie McGrigor: To ask the Scottish Executive what its response is to the concerns of the Highland dress and tartan sectors about the implications of the recent vote by MEPs to prevent the manufacture and sale of sealskin products.

S3W-23769 Jamie McGrigor: To ask the Scottish Executive what discussions it plans to have with stakeholders from the Highland dress and tartan industry about the implications of the recent vote by MEPs to prevent the manufacture and sale of sealskin products.

S3W-23770 Jamie McGrigor: To ask the Scottish Executive what it envisages that the financial implications will be for the Highland dress and tartan industry of the recent vote by MEPs to prevent the manufacture and sale of sealskin products.

S3W-23771 Mr Frank McAveety: To ask the Scottish Executive whether ministers have visited cities outside Scotland to learn from their experiences of hosting a national sporting event and facilities development in preparation for the 2014 Commonwealth Games.

S3W-23772 Mr Frank McAveety: To ask the Scottish Executive, in preparation for the 2014 Commonwealth Games, how many times ministers have visited cities outside Scotland that have previously hosted a national sporting event.

S3W-23773 Dr Richard Simpson: To ask the Scottish Executive when the Minister for Transport, Infrastructure and Climate Change became aware of the decision by DB Schenker Rail to apply to change the timetabling of freight trains on the Stirling-Alloa-Kincardine railway line to include operation between 11 pm and 7 am.

S3W-23774 Dr Richard Simpson: To ask the Scottish Executive whether the Minister for Transport, Infrastructure and Climate Change agreed to promote, sponsor or assist 24-hour working six days a week for DB Schenker Rail freight trains on the Stirling-Alloa-Kincardine railway line and, if so, when.

S3W-23775 Dr Richard Simpson: To ask the Scottish Executive what issues were discussed, agreements were reached and decisions were made between DB Schenker Rail, Transport Scotland and the Minister for Transport, Infrastructure and Climate Change in respect of freight train operations on the Stirling-Alloa-Kincardine railway line at their meeting on 13 May 2008.

S3W-23776 Dr Richard Simpson: To ask the Scottish Executive, given the discussions of the Stirling-Alloa-Kincardine railway project steering group on version five of the timetable modelling study, at what point Transport Scotland offered or acceded to support any request from DB Schenker Rail to extend freight services including operation between 11 pm and 7 am contrary to the impact study by Scott Wilson and the statements at public meetings held at Larbert and Causewayhead on the Stirling-Alloa-Kincardine railway line Bill.

S3W-23777 Dr Richard Simpson: To ask the Scottish Executive when it and Transport Scotland first became aware that "the Alloa route was planned by Network Rail to be available 24 hours, 6 days a week to accommodate coal trains", as stated in a letter from DB Schenker Rail to Clackmannanshire Council on 4 March 2008.

S3W-23778 Dr Richard Simpson: To ask the Scottish Executive whether the Minister for Transport, Infrastructure and Climate Change, Scottish Government officials or Transport Scotland consulted Clackmannanshire Council or the affected communities about the night-time operation of freight trains on the Stirling-Alloa-Kincardine railway line and, if so, when and how they consulted.

S3W-23779 Dr Richard Simpson: To ask the Scottish Executive what external consultation was undertaken regarding the operation of freight trains on the Stirling-Alloa-Kincardine railway line, as referred to in an email from DB Schenker Rail to Transport Scotland on 22 February 2008.

S3W-23780 Dr Richard Simpson: To ask the Scottish Executive what changes to passenger rail services between Edinburgh and Fife between 10 pm and 6 am necessitated that Transport Scotland require DB Schenker Rail to reroute deliveries of coal to Longannet power station via Larbert, Stirling and Alloa.

S3W-23781 Dr Richard Simpson: To ask the Scottish Executive when it intended to inform the public and affected householders along the Larbert to Stirling train line of the intention to operate freight trains at night.

S3W-23782 Dr Richard Simpson: To ask the Scottish Executive, given the emails from DB Schenker Rail to Transport Scotland, First ScotRail and Network Rail on 30 November and 11 December 2007 regarding the Stirling-Alloa-Kincardine railway line freight timetable study five showing "EWS horror at the loss of in excess of one hour in 83 mile (train) run" from Hunterston to Longannet, how many journeys were proposed by DB Schenker Rail prior to 13 May 2008; when night-time operation was first proposed and by whom, and what information it has on when the Office of the Rail Regulator granted rights to a timetable that included operation between 11 pm and 7 am on the Stirling-Alloa-Kincardine section of the Hunterston to Longannet line.

S3W-23783 Dr Richard Simpson: To ask the Scottish Executive what requirement exists for Transport Scotland, Network Rail, freight train operators and the Office of the Rail Regulator to consult the affected communities prior to amending train timetables to include night-time operating and what requirements exist for these organisations to undertake a revised impact study when the original study specifically excludes freight trains between certain hours, such as between 11 pm and 7 am in the case of the Stirling-Alloa-Kincardine railway line.

S3W-23785 Dr Richard Simpson: To ask the Scottish Executive when it first considered the operation of freight trains between 11 pm and 7 am on the Stirling-Alloa-Kincardine railway line and how many train journeys to and from Longannet between 11 pm and 7 am were considered.

S3W-23786 Dr Richard Simpson: To ask the Scottish Executive whether the 2,200 ton trailing weight referred to in the minutes of the meeting between DB Schenker Rail, First ScotRail, Transport Scotland and Network Rail on 22 February 2008 was the same as the weight used in the 2002 Scott Wilson impact study and what the proposed increase in the trailing weight is following the lengthening of the Elderslie loop.

S3W-23788 Dr Richard Simpson: To ask the Scottish Executive whether the UP passenger loops at Stirling railway station allowing parallel moves on platform six and nine have been completed and, if so, what effect this has had on timings of the Alloa to Glasgow rail link and freight train operation.

S3W-23789 Dr Richard Simpson: To ask the Scottish Executive whether speed restrictions on the Stirling-Alloa-Kincardine railway line are being applied differently to trains with new and old wagons.

S3W-23790 Dr Richard Simpson: To ask the Scottish Executive what estimate Transport Scotland has made of the cost of the additional rolling stock needed to avoid night-time operating on the Stirling-Alloa-Kincardine railway line.

S3W-23791 Dr Richard Simpson: To ask the Scottish Executive what estimate Transport Scotland has made of the cost of doubling the track on the railway line from Alloa to Stirling.

S3W-23792 David Whitton: To ask the Scottish Executive, further to the answer to question S3W-21405 by John Swinney on 6 March 2009, when the Scottish Futures Trust will publish an annual report on its activities together with its audited annual accounts.

S3W-23793 Malcolm Chisholm: To ask the Scottish Executive whether it will modify by order section 7 of the Antisocial Behaviour etc. (Scotland) Act 2004 to ensure that antisocial behaviour notices on landlords can be used in relation to holiday lets.

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