HEALTH AND COMMUNITY CARE COMMITTEE
13th Meeting, 2001 (Session 1)
Wednesday 2 May 2001
Also present: Malcolm Chisholm (Deputy Minister for Health and Community Care)
Apologies were received from Mrs Margaret Smith (Convener)
The meeting opened at 9.30 am
Richard Simpson declared that he is the Director of a nursing home company based in England, is a member of the British Association for Adoption and Fostering and provides advice on adoption and fostering matters to Clackmannanshire, Falkirk and Stirling Councils which was relevant to item 2.
Professor Phil Hanlon, Director of The Public Health Institute Scotland
Andrew Gardiner, Convenor, Scottish Association of Health Councils
Andrew Carver, Research Manager, Scottish Association of Health Councils
Chris Lambert, Chief Officer, Ayrshire & Arran Health Council
Danny Crawford, Chief Officer, Greater Glasgow Health Council
The meeting adjourned from 10.37 am to 10.48 am
The following amendments were agreed to (without division): 207, 208, 13, 209, 210, 14, 211, 214, 212, 215, 66, 15, 16, 17, 18, 132, 19, 20, 121 and 67.
Amendment 219 was agreed to by division (For 4, Against 3, Abstentions 0)
The following amendments were moved and, with the agreement of the Committee, withdrawn: 146, 162 and 151.
Other amendments were not moved or pre-empted.
Sections 21, 22, 23, 24, 25 and 27 were agreed to as amended.
Section 26 was agreed to without amendment.
The meeting closed at 12.17 pm