Welcome to the Scottish Parliament

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    Wednesday's business in the Chamber

    Wednesday's business begins at 2pm and includes:

    • Portfolio Questions
    • - Justice and the Law Officers
      - Culture, Tourism and External Affairs
    • Scottish Green Party debate on Carers and Social Care
    • Members' Business from George Adam: MS Awareness Week

    Business Bulletin

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    Wednesday's business in the Chamber

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    Member questioned on Seat Belts Bill

    On Wednesday morning, the Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee will take evidence on the Seat Belts on School Transport (Scotland) Bill at Stage 1. Witnesses include Gillian Martin MSP, the Member in charge of the Bill.

    Meeting papers

    Watch live from 10am

    More on Members' Bills

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    Member questioned on Seat Belts Bill

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    Education Scotland to respond to report

    On Wednesday morning, the Education and Skills Committee will take evidence on Education Scotland’s response to the Committee's report on the Performance and Role of Key Education and Skills Bodies. 

    Meeting papers

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    Education Scotland to respond to report

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    Visit the Scottish Parliament for free

    Did you know the Scottish Parliament is free to visit? You can get involved in free events and exhibitions, find out about the history of the Parliament, take a guided tour or even sit in on First Minister’s Questions.

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    Visit the Scottish Parliament for free

 
 
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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

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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How the Parliament Works

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