October

Scottish parliament to host fair trade forum

26.10.2007

Scotland’s bid to become a fair trade nation takes an important step forward on Saturday when the Parliament hosts the launch of the Scottish Fair Trade Forum.

Call for evidence on the Graduate Endowment Abolition (Scotland) Bill

25.10.2007

Views on the general principles of the Graduate Endowment Abolition (Scotland) Bill are being sought in a call for written evidence issued today by the Scottish Parliament’s Education, Lifelong Learning and Culture Committee.

Voice of Europe's citizens must be heard

22.10.2007

Regional assemblies and parliaments such as Scotland’s have an important role to play in representing the voice of the individual in Europe’s policy making process

Parliamentary committee launches consultation on MSPs' pensions

18.10.2007

The committee set up to consider legislative changes to Members of the Scottish Parliament (MSPs) pensions has called for those affected by the scheme, or interest in pensions, to offer opinions.

Using the truth to tackle alcohol and drug misuse

17.10.2007

Scotland’s Futures Forum will look at whether false perceptions about other people’s drinking habits are contributing to the problem of excessive drinking

President of Croatia to visit Scottish Parliament

16.10.2007

The President of Croatia, His Excellency Stjepan Mesić, will visit the Scottish Parliament on Thursday 18 October 2007.

Final quarter of MSPs' allowances 2006/07 and first quarter of 2007/08 to be published online

03.10.2007

The Scottish Parliament will publish online the final quarter year’s information on MSPs' allowances claimed during the financial year 2006/07 and the first quarter of allowances claimed during the financial year 2007/2008.