Section E: Written Questions

Questions marked with a triangle (Δ) are initiated by the Scottish Executive in order to facilitate the provision of information to the Parliament.

Questions in which a member has indicated a declarable interest are marked with an "R".

S4W-00506 Lewis Macdonald: To ask the Scottish Executive what referenda have been organised by local authorities since May 1999 and on what subjects.

S4W-00507 Lewis Macdonald: To ask the Scottish Executive which public body has responsibility for (a) organising, (b) monitoring and (c) meeting the costs of referenda organised by local authorities.

S4W-00508 Lewis Macdonald: To ask the Scottish Executive what discussions it has had with (a) Aberdeen City Council and (b) other interested parties regarding holding a local referendum.

S4W-00509 Jackie Baillie: To ask the Scottish Executive on what date the care inspectorate become aware of concerns at Elsie Inglis Nursing Home; what the nature of these concerns were and what action was taken.

S4W-00510 Jackie Baillie: To ask the Scottish Executive what concerns regarding the Elsie Inglis Nursing Home have been raised directly with it; with whom the complaint was raised and on what date.

S4W-00511 Jackie Baillie: To ask the Scottish Executive what its position is on a report by the Edinburgh Evening News on 3 June 2011 that investigations carried out by Learning Disability Alliance Scotland had assessed one in ten care homes in Edinburgh as weak.

S4W-00512 Jackie Baillie: To ask the Scottish Executive whether the Cabinet Secretary for Health, Wellbeing and Cities Strategy has met or corresponded with representatives from Southern Cross Healthcare since May 2011 and, if so, with whom this was with; on what dates and what matters were discussed.

S4W-00514 Jackie Baillie: To ask the Scottish Executive whether the Cabinet Secretary for Health, Wellbeing and Cities Strategy has met or spoken directly with the UK Department of Health regarding Southern Cross Healthcare since May 2011 and, if so on what dates and what matters were discussed.

S4W-000515Δ Rob Gibson: To ask the Scottish Executive how many carbon units will be credited or debited to the 2010 net Scottish emissions account as a result of the operation of the EU Emissions Trading System.

S4W-00521 Sarah Boyack: To ask the Scottish Executive what discussions the Cabinet Secretary for Health, Wellbeing and Cities Strategy has had with the Scottish Futures Trust regarding the development of the neuroscience project at The Royal Hospital for Sick Children.

S4W-00522 Sarah Boyack: To ask the Scottish Executive what support it will give NHS Lothian for the development of the neuroscience project at The Royal Hospital for Sick Children.

S4W-00523 Sarah Boyack: To ask the Scottish Executive what financial assistance it will give NHS Lothian for the development of the neuroscience project at The Royal Hospital for Sick Children.