Website survey

We want your feedback on the Scottish Parliament website. Take our 6 question survey now

Skip to main content

Language: English / Gàidhlig


Chamber and committees

Meeting date: Tuesday, February 4, 2020

Meeting of the Parliament 04 February 2020

Agenda: Time for Reflection, Business Motion, Topical Question Time, Business Motion, Non-Domestic Rates (Scotland) Bill: Stage 3, Decision Time


Business Motion

The next item of business is consideration of business motion S5M-20724, in the name of Graeme Dey, on behalf of the Parliamentary Bureau, setting out a timetable for stage 3 consideration of the Non-Domestic Rates (Scotland) Bill.

That the Parliament agrees that, during stage 3 of the Non-Domestic Rates (Scotland) Bill, debate on groups of amendments shall, subject to Rule 9.8.4A, be brought to a conclusion by the time limit indicated, those time limits being calculated from when the stage begins and excluding any periods when other business is under consideration or when a meeting of the Parliament is suspended (other than a suspension following the first division in the stage being called) or otherwise not in progress:

Groups 1 to 3: 30 minutes

Groups 4 to 6: 1 hour 15 minutes

Group 7: 2 hours

Groups 8 to 10: 2 hours 45 minutes

Groups 11 to 15: 4 hours.—[Patrick Harvie]

Motion agreed to.