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Summary of Today’s Business

Meeting of the Parliament

Following the Parliament’s approval of revised business motion S3M-8049 yesterday, today’s business is as follows—

9.10 am Parliamentary Bureau Motions

followed by Debate: 2015 Elections

followed by Public Audit Committee Debate: Session 3 reports of the Public Audit Committee - key themes

11.40 am General Question Time

12.00 pm First Minister’s Question Time

12.30 pm Members’ Business – S3M-7752 Elaine Smith: There is a Better Way

2.00 pm Themed Question Time

Finance and Sustainable Growth

2.40 pm Stage 3 Proceedings: Damages (Scotland) Bill

followed by Stage 3 Proceedings: Property Factors (Scotland) Bill

followed by Parliamentary Bureau Motions

5.00 pm Decision Time

followed by Members’ Business – S3M-7977 Mike Rumbles: Grampian Police

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


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

- Other Future Meetings

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 Legislatio