Meeting date: Wednesday, June 29, 2016
Meeting of the Parliament 29 June 2016
Agenda: Portfolio Question Time, Provisional Outturn 2015-16, Gender and the Workplace, Business Motion, Parliamentary Bureau Motions, Decision Time, Srebrenica Genocide (21st Anniversary)
- Portfolio Question Time
- Provisional Outturn 2015-16
- Gender and the Workplace
- Business Motion
- Parliamentary Bureau Motions
- Decision Time
- Srebrenica Genocide (21st Anniversary)
Parliamentary Bureau Motions
The next item of business is consideration of three Parliamentary Bureau motions. I ask Joe FitzPatrick to move motion S5M-00630, on variation of standing orders, motion S5M-00631, on substitution on committees, and motion S5M-00633, on membership of committees.
That the Parliament agrees that, in relation to First Minister’s Questions on 8 September—
(i) in the first sentence of Rule 13.7.A1 “30 minutes” be replaced with “45 minutes”;
(ii) in Rule 13.6.2 “6” be replaced with “8”.
That the Parliament agrees the following nominated committee substitutes, as permitted under Rule 6.3A—
Economy, Jobs and Fair Work: Mark Ruskell
Education and Skills: Alison Johnstone
Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform: Andy Wightman
European and External Relations: Andy Wightman
Finance: John Finnie
Health and Sport: Ross Greer
Justice: Patrick Harvie
Local Government and Communities: Patrick Harvie
Rural Economy and Connectivity: Mark Ruskell
Social Security: Ross Greer
Standards, Procedures and Public Appointments: John Finnie
That the Parliament agrees the following revision to the composition and membership of the European and External Relations Committee—
Remit: Set out in Rule 6.8
Number of members: 9
Membership: Jackson Carlaw, Rachael Hamilton, Ross Greer, Joan McAlpine, Bruce Crawford, Richard Lochhead, Lewis Macdonald, Ash Denham, Tavish Scott.—[Joe FitzPatrick].
The question on the motions will be put at decision time.