Written questions and answers
Written parliamentary questions can be asked by any MSP to the Scottish Government 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.
Asked by: White, Tess, North East Scotland, Date lodged: 30 June 2021
To ask the Scottish Government, further to the statement made by the Cabinet Secretary for Finance and the Economy on 23 June 2021 that "Since the pandemic first hit last March, the Cabinet Secretary for Net Zero, Energy and Transport has regularly met the airport sector and the wider aviation sector, and we remain in close contact with them" (Official Report, col. 6), which airport leadership teams it (a) has met with in the last six months, and on what dates, and (b) plans to meet.
Current Status: Answered by Graeme Dey on 20 July 2021
Asked by: White, Tess, North East Scotland, Date lodged: 16 June 2021
To ask the Scottish Government what its response is to figures recording that 85.19% of people from Angus who were referred to the Fair Start Scotland (FSS) programme did not remain in work for more than six months and, in light of this, what action it is taking to address reported concerns that the FSS scheme in the county is not adequately resourced.
Current Status: Answered by Richard Lochhead on 28 June 2021
Asked by: White, Tess, North East Scotland, Date lodged: 8 June 2021
To ask the Scottish Government how many government tenders were awarded with only one bidder in the financial year 2020-21, and what was the overall value of those tenders.
Current Status: Answered by Ivan McKee on 21 June 2021