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All Official Reports of meetings in the Debating Chamber of the Scottish Parliament.
All Official Reports of public meetings of committees.
Displaying 540 Official Reports
Meeting date: 4 May 2022
Scottish Attainment Challenge Inquiry
General Question Time
First Minister’s Question Time
Portfolio Question Time
National Walking Month
Parliamentary Bureau Motion
International Day of the Midwife
Meeting date: 3 May 2022
Decision on Taking Business in Private
Instrument subject to Affirmative Procedure
Instrument subject to Negative Procedure
Instruments not subject to Parliamentary Procedure
Scottish Fiscal Commission (Appointments)
Public Administration in the Scottish Government
Role of Local Government in Delivering Net Zero
Tackling Alcohol Harms
Provisional Common Framework on Food Composition Standards and Labelling
Time for Reflection
Topical Question Time
Fireworks and Pyrotechnic Articles (Scotland) Bill: Stage 1
Fireworks and Pyrotechnic Articles (Scotland) Bill: Financial Resolution
World Press Freedom Day 2022
Meeting date: 28 April 2022
Covid-19 Update, Coronavirus Acts Reports and Subordinate Legislation
Future Parliamentary Procedures and Practices Inquiry
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