Welcome to the Scottish Parliament

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    Wednesday's business in the Chamber

    Business begins at 1:30pm and includes:

    • Portfolio Questions
    • Final Stage Proceedings of the Social Security (Scotland) Bill

    Find out more: Business Bulletin

    Watch live on Parliament TV

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    Wednesday's business in the Chamber

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    Inquiry into child poverty continues

    On Wednesday the Education and Skills Committee will hear evidence on its inquiry into the attainment and achievement of school aged children experiencing poverty.  Witnesses include:

    • Andrea Bradley from the Educational Institute of Scotland
    • Stella Gibson from The Spark

    Find out more: Business Bulletin

    Watch live from 10:30am

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    Inquiry into child poverty continues

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    Visit the Scottish Parliament for free

    Did you know the Scottish Parliament is free to visit? You can see our Chamber on a guided tour, get involved in free events and exhibitions and find out about the history of the Parliament.

    Are you ready to explore?

    Visit the Scottish Parliament now

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    Visit the Scottish Parliament for free

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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.

    Take action & submit a petition

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    Send your petition to Parliament

 
 
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Education

Our education section has games, help with coursework and lots more.

Education Programmes

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

Educational Resources

Download resources for individual or classroom use.

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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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How the Parliament Works

Find out how MSPs are elected, how committees work and how the Scottish Parliament makes laws.

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MSP pages

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