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    Medicine supply and demand under scrutiny

    On Tuesday the Health and Sport Committee is holding an inquiry into the supply and demand for medicines. The Committee has agreed to focus on four distinct areas: purchasing, prescribing, dispensing and consumption.

    Watch live on SPTV

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    Medicine supply and demand under scrutiny

  • First Minister Nicola Sturgeon in the Scottish Parliament's Debating Chamber

    Tuesday's business in the Chamber

    Tuesday's business in the Chamber begins at 2pm and includes:           

    • A Health and Sport Committee debate on social prescribing
    • New ministerial appointments
    • Member's Business from Alasdair Allan MSP on Gaelic education

    Find out more

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    Tuesday's business in the Chamber

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    MSPs debate Terrorist Offenders Bill

    On Tuesday the Justice Committee is taking evidence on the Terrorist Offenders (Restriction of Early Release) Bill in which the UK Government proposes to ensure terrorist offenders are not automatically released before the end of their sentence.

    Witnesses include:

    • Humza Yousaf (Cabinet Secretary for Justice)
    • Nicholas Duffy (Scottish Government)

    Watch live on SPTV 

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    MSPs debate Terrorist Offenders Bill

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    Topical Questions

    During this weeks Topical Questions:

    • Mark Ruskell MSP asks the Scottish Government what lessons have been learned from the recent closure of the Queensferry Crossing
    • Rachael Hamilton MSP asks the Scottish Government what support it is giving to communities affected by recent flooding

    Watch live on SPTV

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    Topical Questions

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Visiting the Parliament

Planning a visit to Holyrood?  Our Visiting the Parliament section includes opening times, details on guided tours and how to find us, and other useful information.

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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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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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