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    Tuesday's business in the Chamber

    Tuesday's business begins at 2pm and includes:

    • Ministerial Statement: The Scottish Government's Improvement Plan for Education
    • a Scottish Government debate on Welcoming International Migrants in Scotland
    • a Members' Business debate from Fulton MacGregor MSP on Walk This Way at Dunbeth Park

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    Tuesday's business in the Chamber

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    Committee hears from pupils on human rights

    To mark International Human Rights Day 2016 (10 December) the Equalities and Human Rights Committee took evidence from school pupils from
    North Lanarkshire and West Lothian on why Human Rights matter to them.

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    Committee hears from pupils on human rights

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    Parliament mourns Alex Johnstone MSP

    It is with great sadness that the Scottish Parliament announces the death of Alex Johnstone MSP.  Alex served as a Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party Member for North East Scotland since the first parliamentary session in 1999.

    A book of condolence is available for visitors to sign in the Main Hall.


    Parliament mourns Alex Johnstone MSP

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    Send your petition to Parliament

    Find out how to submit a petition to the Scottish Parliament.

    By petitioning Parliament you can raise awareness of a particular campaign and put issues on the agenda which may not have been considered.

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    Send your petition to Parliament


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    Business Bulletin

    The Business Bulletin is published each morning when the Parliament is in session. It includes details of current, future and past business of the Parliament.

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    MSP pages

    Every MSP's page contains details of their recent speeches, motions, questions and voting records.

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    Education Programmes

    Our education programmes are run for schools, colleges and other educational groups.

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