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Written questions and answers

Written parliamentary questions can be asked by any MSP to the Scottish Government or the Scottish Parliamentary Corporate Body. The questions provide a means for MSPs to get factual and statistical information from them.

Written questions must be answered within 10 working days (20 working days during recess). Other questions such as Topical, Portfolio, General and First Minister's Question Times are taken in the Chamber.

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Dates of parliamentary sessions
  1. Session 1: 12 May 1999 to 31 March 2003
  2. Session 2: 7 May 2003 to 2 April 2007
  3. Session 3: 9 May 2007 to 22 March 2011
  4. Session 4: 11 May 2011 to 23 March 2016
  5. Session 5: 12 May 2016 to 5 May 2021
  6. Current session: 12 May 2021 to 27 September 2022
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Question reference: S6W-08811

Asked by: Adamson, Clare, Motherwell and Wishaw, Date lodged: 25 May 2022

To ask the Scottish Government when it plans to provide an update on the Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) Education and Training Strategy for Scotland.

Current Status: Initiated by the Scottish Government. Answered by Jamie Hepburn on 26 May 2022

Question reference: S6W-07008

Asked by: Adamson, Clare, Motherwell and Wishaw, Date lodged: 25 February 2022

To ask the Scottish Government whether it will provide an update on when Scotland’s next census will be held.

Current Status: Initiated by the Scottish Government. Answered by Angus Robertson on 28 February 2022

Question reference: S6W-02627

Asked by: Adamson, Clare, Motherwell and Wishaw, Date lodged: 30 August 2021

To ask the Scottish Government when the Registrar General for Scotland will publish the annual report for 2020.

Current Status: Initiated by the Scottish Government. Answered by Angus Robertson on 31 August 2021

Question reference: S5W-36044

Asked by: Adamson, Clare, Motherwell and Wishaw, Date lodged: 11 March 2021

To ask the Scottish Government when it plans to publish the third annual report of the Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) Education and Training Strategy for Scotland.

Current Status: Initiated by the Scottish Government. Answered by Richard Lochhead on 24 March 2021

Question reference: S5W-36042

Asked by: Adamson, Clare, Motherwell and Wishaw, Date lodged: 11 March 2021

To ask the Scottish Government when it will publish its joint plan with COSLA in response to COVID-19 for people with (a) learning disabilities and (b) autism.

Current Status: Initiated by the Scottish Government. Answered by Clare Haughey on 24 March 2021

Question reference: S5W-36041

Asked by: Adamson, Clare, Motherwell and Wishaw, Date lodged: 11 March 2021

To ask the Scottish Government whether it will provide an update on the promise since the publication of the outcome of the independent care review in February 2020.

Current Status: Initiated by the Scottish Government. Answered by Maree Todd on 23 March 2021

Question reference: S5W-35485

Asked by: Adamson, Clare, Motherwell and Wishaw, Date lodged: 23 February 2021

To ask the Scottish Government what allowances can be made for garden centres and other horticultural businesses to prepare for sowing seasonal bedding plants now, in advance of being able to reopen to the public once COVID-19 restrictions are lifted.

Current Status: Answered by Ben Macpherson on 5 March 2021

Question reference: S5W-35111

Asked by: Adamson, Clare, Motherwell and Wishaw, Date lodged: 9 February 2021

To ask the Scottish Government whether it will outline the rationale behind the evidence gathering methodology adopted by the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) in conducting its review of Curriculum for Excellence.

Current Status: Answered by John Swinney on 18 February 2021

Question reference: S5W-33631

Asked by: Adamson, Clare, Motherwell and Wishaw, Date lodged: 30 November 2020

To ask the Scottish Government whether it has reviewed the eligibility criteria for the Self-Isolation Support Grant.

Current Status: Initiated by the Scottish Government. Answered by Shirley-Anne Somerville on 30 November 2020

Question reference: S5W-33627

Asked by: Adamson, Clare, Motherwell and Wishaw, Date lodged: 30 November 2020

To ask the Scottish Government what more it will do to support people through the COVID-19 pandemic this winter.

Current Status: Initiated by the Scottish Government. Answered by Aileen Campbell on 30 November 2020