Vol. 2, No. 26 Session 1

Meeting of the Parliament

Friday 13 October 2000



The meeting opened at 2.00 pm.

1. Tributes to the Right Honourable Donald Dewar MP, MSP. The Deputy First Minister and Minister for Justice moved S1M-1260-That the Parliament expresses its deep regret and sadness at the untimely death of the First Minister, The Rt Hon Donald Dewar MP, MSP; offers its sympathy and sincere condolences to his family and many friends whose grief is shared by all members of this Parliament; agrees that tributes should be paid to a distinguished Parliamentarian and great leader of Scotland; further agrees that as a mark of respect no other business will be taken today.

The motion was agreed to.

The meeting closed at 2.36 pm.

P E Grice
Clerk of the Parliament