Section D: Oral Questions

Section D - Oral questions selected for answer on 22 March 2012

First Minister’s Question Time

1. Johann Lamont: To ask the First Minister what engagements he has planned for the rest of the day. (S4F-00570)

2. Ruth Davidson: To ask the First Minister when he will next meet the Prime Minister. (S4F-00554)

3. John Wilson: To ask the First Minister what the impact will be of the UK budget on the people of Scotland. (S4F-00560)

4. Roderick Campbell: To ask the First Minister what impact possible changes by the UK Government to regional pay awards would have in Scotland. (S4F-00573)

5. Richard Simpson: To ask the First Minister whether the Scottish Government will reconsider its support for the continuation of the bonus points scheme for hospital doctors in light of a reduction in NHS jobs and a general pay freeze in the public sector. (S4F-00569)

6. John Lamont: To ask the First Minister whether he considers that separation from the rest of the United Kingdom could be negotiated within a year of an independence referendum. (S4F-00558)