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Chamber and committees

Meeting date: Tuesday, August 11, 2020

Meeting of the Parliament (Hybrid) 11 August 2020

Agenda: Time for Reflection, Business Motion, Topical Question Time, Coronavirus Acts Report, Examination Results, Covid-19, Business Motion, Decision Time


Business Motion

The next item of business is consideration of business motion S5M-22404, in the name of Graeme Dey, on behalf of the Parliamentary Bureau.

Motion moved,

That the Parliament agrees—

(a) the following programme of business—

Tuesday 11 August 2020

2.00 pm Time for Reflection

followed by Parliamentary Bureau Motions

followed by Topical Questions (if selected)

followed by Ministerial Statement: Reporting to Parliament on Coronavirus Legislation

followed by Ministerial Statement: SQA Exam Results 2020

followed by Ministerial Statement: COVID-19

followed by Committee Announcements

followed by Business Motions

followed by Parliamentary Bureau Motions

5.00 pm Decision Time

Wednesday 12 August 2020

12.20 pm Parliamentary Bureau Motions

12.20 pm First Minister’s Questions

2.30 pm Parliamentary Bureau Motions

2.30 pm Ministerial Statement: Ensuring a safe and welcoming return to school for children, young people and staff

followed by Scottish Government Debate: An Implementation Plan for Economic Recovery

followed by Business Motions

followed by Parliamentary Bureau Motions

followed by Approval of SSIs (if required)

5.30 pm Decision Time

Thursday 13 August 2020

2.00 pm Portfolio Questions (Virtual):

2.30 pm Portfolio Questions (Virtual):
Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform

3.00 pm Portfolio Questions (Virtual):
Rural Economy and Tourism

(b) that, for the purposes of Portfolio Questions in the week beginning 11 August 2020, in rule 13.7.3, after the word “except” the words “to the extent to which the Presiding Officer considers that the questions are on the same or similar subject matter or” are inserted.—[Graeme Dey]

Motion agreed to.