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Written questions and answers

Written parliamentary questions can be asked 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.

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Question ref. S6W-06752

Asked by: Halcro Johnston, Jamie, Highlands and Islands, Date lodged: 24 February 2022

To ask the Scottish Government what monitoring it undertakes of vandalism of public toilet facilities and the impact that vandalism has on the availability of toilet facilities in local communities.

Current Status: Answered by Keith Brown on 3 March 2022

Question ref. S6W-06753

Asked by: Halcro Johnston, Jamie, Highlands and Islands, Date lodged: 24 February 2022

To ask the Scottish Government how many (a) reported incidents, (b) prosecutions, (c) convictions and (d) penalties for vandalism and related offences committed against public toilet facilities there have been in each of the last 10 years.

Current Status: Answered by Keith Brown on 3 March 2022

Question ref. S6W-05705

Asked by: Halcro Johnston, Jamie, Highlands and Islands, Date lodged: 14 January 2022

To ask the Scottish Government what financial support is available to self-catering businesses that have seen their business disrupted by COVID-19.

Current Status: Answered by Ivan McKee on 24 January 2022

Question ref. S6W-05704

Asked by: Halcro Johnston, Jamie, Highlands and Islands, Date lodged: 14 January 2022

To ask the Scottish Government for what reason self-catering, bed and breakfast accommodation and guest houses have reportedly been excluded from COVID-19 business funding delivered through VisitScotland, while hotels and hostels have been eligible for support.

Current Status: Answered by Ivan McKee on 24 January 2022

Question ref. S6W-03569

Asked by: Halcro Johnston, Jamie, Highlands and Islands, Date lodged: 7 October 2021

To ask the Scottish Government what proposals it has to improve the quality of installation and maintenance work on electrical installations.

Current Status: Answered by Tom Arthur on 3 November 2021

Question ref. S6W-03565

Asked by: Halcro Johnston, Jamie, Highlands and Islands, Date lodged: 7 October 2021

To ask the Scottish Government what discussions it has had with (a) the UK Government and (b) relevant professional and trade bodies on improving the quality and safety of electrical installations in buildings.

Current Status: Answered by Patrick Harvie on 1 November 2021

Question ref. S6W-03568

Asked by: Halcro Johnston, Jamie, Highlands and Islands, Date lodged: 7 October 2021

To ask the Scottish Government what the outcomes were of its consultation on the regulation of electricians, and how it plans to take these conclusions forward.

Current Status: Answered by Tom Arthur on 29 October 2021

Question ref. S6W-03567

Asked by: Halcro Johnston, Jamie, Highlands and Islands, Date lodged: 7 October 2021

To ask the Scottish Government when the Electricians Working Group is next scheduled to meet and what issues will be on the agenda.

Current Status: Answered by Tom Arthur on 29 October 2021

Question ref. S6W-03566

Asked by: Halcro Johnston, Jamie, Highlands and Islands, Date lodged: 7 October 2021

To ask the Scottish Government when the Electricians Working Group last met and what issues it discussed.

Current Status: Answered by Tom Arthur on 29 October 2021

Question ref. S6W-01385

Asked by: Halcro Johnston, Jamie, Highlands and Islands, Date lodged: 14 July 2021

To ask the Scottish Government how it ensures that (a) ministers, (b) officials and (c) its agencies (i) are fully aware of and (ii) follow its guidance regarding three- and one-day COVID-19 testing prior to visiting island communities, and under what circumstances this guidance might not be required to be followed.

Current Status: Answered by Humza Yousaf on 24 August 2021