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Scottish Parliament: Chamber Minutes Vol 3, no 40

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MINUTES OF PROCEEDINGS

Meeting of the Parliament

Vol 3, No 40

Wednesday 19 December 2001


Note: (DT) signifies a decision taken at Decision Time.

The meeting opened at 2.30 pm.


1. Time for Reflection: Father Tom Mullen, Priest of Our Lady of Lourdes Church, Dunfermline, led Time for Reflection.

2. Business Motion: Patricia Ferguson, on behalf of the Parliamentary Bureau, moved S1M-2562—That the Parliament agrees—

(a) as a revision to the Business Programme agreed on 13 December 2001

Wednesday 19 December 2001

after "Debate on the Finance Committee’s Report on Stage 2 of the Budget Process" insert

followed by Motion on Membership of the Committee of the Regions

Thursday 20 December 2001

after "First Minister’s Question Time" delete all and insert

3.30 pm Election of a Member of the Parliamentary Corporation

followed by Parliamentary Bureau Motions

5.00 pm Decision Time

followed by Members' Business - debate on the subject of S1M-2529 Karen Gillon: New Lanark

(b) the following programme of business

Wednesday 9 January 2002

2.30 pm Time for Reflection

followed by Parliamentary Bureau Motions

followed by Executive Debate on its Priorities

followed by Parliamentary Bureau Motions

5.00 pm Decision Time

followed by Members' Business – debate on the subject of S1M-2447 Mr Kenny MacAskill: Congestion and Pollution caused by Edinburgh "Bus Wars"

Thursday 10 January 2002

9.30 am Debate on the Health and Community Care Committee’s Report into

Hepatitis ‘C’

followed by Ministerial Statement

followed by Business Motion

2.30 pm Question Time

3.10 pm First Minister's Question Time

3.30 pm Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party Business

followed by Parliamentary Bureau Motions

5.00 pm Decision Time

followed by Members' Business – debate on the subject of S1M-2404 Iain Smith: Strategic Planning in Fife

Wednesday 16 January 2002

2.30 pm Time for Reflection

followed by Parliamentary Bureau Motions

followed by Stage 1 Debate on the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Bill

followed by Financial Resolution in respect of the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Bill

followed by Parliamentary Bureau Motions

5.00 pm Decision Time

followed by Members' Business

Thursday 17 January 2002

9.30 am Scottish National Party Business

followed by Business Motion

2.30 pm Question Time

3.10 pm First Minister's Question Time

3.30 pm Stage 1 Debate on the Marriage (Scotland) Bill

followed by Parliamentary Bureau Motions

5.00 pm Decision Time

followed by Members' Business

and (c) that the Justice 2 Committee reports to the Justice 1 Committee by 21 January 2002 on the draft Advice and Assistance (Assistance by Way of Representation) (Scotland) Amendment Regulations 2002.

The motion was agreed to.

3. Finance Committee’s Report on Stage 2 of the Budget Process: Des McNulty, on behalf of the Finance Committee, moved S1M-2554—That the Parliament notes the 13th Report, 2001 of the Finance Committee on Stage 2 of the 2002-03 Budget Process (SP Paper 468) and notes the recommendations made by the Committee.

After debate, the motion was agreed to (DT).

4. Membership of the Committee of the Regions: Euan Robson moved S1M-2555—That the Parliament endorses the Executive’s proposal to nominate Irene Oldfather MSP as a representative of the Parliament to replace Hugh Henry MSP as a full member on the UK delegation to the Committee of the Regions for the forthcoming session from 2002 to 2006.

After debate, the motion was agreed to ((DT) by division: For 75, Against 28, Abstentions 1).

5. Address to the Parliament: Euan Robson, on behalf of the Parliamentary Bureau, moved S1M-2561—That the Parliament agrees that Her Majesty The Queen should be invited to address a meeting of the Parliament in the year 2002, on the occasion of her Golden Jubilee.

The motion was agreed to (DT).

6. Designation of Lead Committee: Euan Robson, on behalf of the Parliamentary Bureau, moved S1M-2559—That the Parliament agrees the following designation of Lead Committee—

Justice 1 Committee to consider the draft Advice and Assistance (Assistance by Way of Representation) (Scotland) Amendment Regulations 2002.

The motion was agreed to (DT).

7. Approval of SSIs and Codes of Conduct: Euan Robson, on behalf of the Parliamentary Bureau, moved S1M-2258—That the Parliament agrees that the following instruments and codes of conduct be approved—

the Food Protection (Emergency Prohibitions) (Amnesic Shellfish Poisoning) (West Coast) (No. 14) (Scotland) Order 2001 (SSI 2001/451);

Standards in Public Life Code of Conduct; Councillor’s Code (SE 2001/50); and

Standards in Public Life Code of Conduct; Member’s Model Code (SE 2001/51).

The motion was agreed to (DT).

8. Decision Time: The Parliament took decisions on items 3, 4, 5, 6 and 7 as noted above.

9. Scottish Science Library and Scottish Business Information Service: The Parliament debated S1M-2345 in the name of Fiona McLeod—That the Parliament deplores the recent decision by the National Library of Scotland to close the Scottish Science Library and the Scottish Business Information Service because of funding problems.

10. Motion without notice: Fiona McLeod moved without notice that the debate be extended up to 6.00 pm.

The motion was agreed to.

The meeting closed at 6.00 pm.


P E Grice

Clerk of the Parliament

19 December 2001

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