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Tuesday in Parliament
Tuesday's Chamber business starts at 2pm and includes:
- Topical Questions
- Ministerial Statement: update on Scotland’s Climate Assembly
- Scottish Government debate: a Scottish approach to the mental health and wellbeing of our veterans in each community
- Members' Business from Emma Harper: Eating Disorders Awareness Week 2022
The following Topical Questions will be answered on Tuesday:
Pam Duncan-Glancy To ask the Scottish Government what it is doing to prepare for refugees arriving in Scotland as a result of the Russian invasion of Ukraine
Liam McArthur: To ask the Scottish Government what discussions it has had with the UK Government about using the sanctions regime to prevent Russian government-owned tankers entering ports in the UK, including in Orkney
Liz Smith: To ask the Scottish Government what measures have been put in place to recruit a new Chief Executive Officer of the Scottish National Investment Bank following the resignation of Eilidh Mactaggart
BSL interpretation this week
There will be live BSL interpreting for the following business this week:
- Conveners Group evidence session with the First Minister
- First Minister's Questions
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