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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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Question ref. S6W-10108

Asked by: McLennan, Paul, East Lothian, Date lodged: 29 July 2022

To ask the Scottish Government when the roll-out of free digital devices for all school children will take place in East Lothian.

Current Status: Answered by Shirley-Anne Somerville on 26 August 2022

Question ref. S6W-10458

Asked by: Harper, Emma, South Scotland, Date lodged: 16 August 2022

To ask the Scottish Government what action NHS Scotland is taking to help tackle the climate emergency.

Current Status: Initiated by the Scottish Government. Answered by Humza Yousaf on 16 August 2022

Question ref. S6W-09830

Asked by: Cameron, Donald, Highlands and Islands, Date lodged: 19 July 2022

Submitting member has a registered interest.

To ask the Scottish Government what assessment it has made of the international consensus principles for ethical wildlife control, and how these relate to the Shared Approach to Wildlife Management as agreed by organisations and NatureScot. 

Current Status: Answered by Mairi McAllan on 15 August 2022

Question ref. S6W-09854

Asked by: Findlay, Russell, West Scotland, Date lodged: 19 July 2022

To ask the Scottish Government whether all local authorities that currently have access to the Caledonian System will continue to do so throughout the current parliamentary session.

Current Status: Answered by Keith Brown on 15 August 2022

Question ref. S6W-09837

Asked by: Baillie, Jackie, Dumbarton, Date lodged: 19 July 2022

To ask the Scottish Government for what reason socio-economic deprivation influences in cancer occurrence and survival were not detailed in the most recent Public Health Scotland report, Cancer survival statistics: people diagnosed with cancer during 2015 to 2019.

Current Status: Answered by Humza Yousaf on 15 August 2022

Question ref. S6W-09857

Asked by: Gulhane, Sandesh, Glasgow, Date lodged: 19 July 2022

Submitting member has a registered interest.

To ask the Scottish Government, further to the answer to question S6W-08528 by Humza Yousaf on 26 May 2022, whether it will confirm the estimated overall cost of creating a new national treatment centre at Carrick Glen, including the cost of the (a) purchase of the hospital and (b) redesign and redevelopment.

Current Status: Answered by Humza Yousaf on 15 August 2022

Question ref. S6W-09858

Asked by: Gulhane, Sandesh, Glasgow, Date lodged: 19 July 2022

Submitting member has a registered interest.

To ask the Scottish Government, further to the answer to question S6W-08531 by Humza Yousaf on 24 May 2022, whether the expected 160 full-time equivalent staff will be new or existing staff members of NHS Ayrshire and Arran; if new staff are to be recruited, where are they being recruited from; and whether it will provide a breakdown of the roles of the 160 staff members.

Current Status: Answered by Humza Yousaf on 15 August 2022

Question ref. S6W-09862

Asked by: Wishart, Beatrice, Shetland Islands, Date lodged: 19 July 2022

To ask the Scottish Government what consideration it is giving to increasing student nurse bursaries to help retain them in the health care profession, in light of the rising cost of living.

Current Status: Answered by Humza Yousaf on 15 August 2022

Question ref. S6W-09853

Asked by: Findlay, Russell, West Scotland, Date lodged: 19 July 2022

To ask the Scottish Government whether it still plans to extend the Caledonian System to all 32 local authorities.

Current Status: Answered by Keith Brown on 15 August 2022

Question ref. S6W-09915

Asked by: Cameron, Donald, Highlands and Islands, Date lodged: 21 July 2022

To ask the Scottish Government, regarding the Pig Producers Hardship Support Scheme, (a) how many (i) successful and (ii) unsuccessful applications it received and (b) what the total funding awarded annually has been, for each year since it was introduced,

Current Status: Answered by Mairi Gougeon on 15 August 2022