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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-00555

Asked by: Halcro Johnston, Jamie, Highlands and Islands, Date lodged: 8 June 2021

To ask the Scottish Government what financial support it has made available to support larger self-catering units, accommodating seven or more people, that are unable to trade viably because of the COVID-19 household meeting restrictions.

Current Status: Answered by Ivan McKee on 16 June 2021

Question ref. S5W-35166

Asked by: Halcro Johnston, Jamie, Highlands and Islands, Date lodged: 11 February 2021

Submitting member has a registered interest.

To ask the Scottish Government how it will allocate the £40 million announced for the Agricultural Transformation Programme in 2021-22.

Current Status: Answered by Fergus Ewing on 24 February 2021

Question ref. S5W-35164

Asked by: Halcro Johnston, Jamie, Highlands and Islands, Date lodged: 11 February 2021

Submitting member has a registered interest.

To ask the Scottish Government what plans it has to utilise the remaining spend of the Agricultural Transformation Programme, committed to in the 2020-21 draft Budget.

Current Status: Answered by Fergus Ewing on 24 February 2021

Question ref. S5W-35165

Asked by: Halcro Johnston, Jamie, Highlands and Islands, Date lodged: 11 February 2021

Submitting member has a registered interest.

To ask the Scottish Government what plans it has for the Agri-Environment Climate Scheme beyond 2021.

Current Status: Answered by Fergus Ewing on 24 February 2021

Question ref. S5W-29831

Asked by: Halcro Johnston, Jamie, Highlands and Islands, Date lodged: 10 June 2020

To ask the Scottish Government what assessment it has made of the decision of the Supreme Court in the case, Cardtronics UK Ltd and others v Sykes and others (Valuation Officers) [2020] UKSC 21, in relation to the application of non-domestic rates in Scotland.

Current Status: Answered by Ben Macpherson on 24 June 2020

Question ref. S5W-29178

Asked by: Halcro Johnston, Jamie, Highlands and Islands, Date lodged: 19 May 2020

To ask the Scottish Government how many pupils who would normally access children's services have not been in contact with either any of its agencies' or the local authority since schools were closed due to COVID-19.

Current Status: Answered by Maree Todd on 4 June 2020

Question ref. S5W-29179

Asked by: Halcro Johnston, Jamie, Highlands and Islands, Date lodged: 19 May 2020

To ask the Scottish Government what support it is providing to local authorities to contact pupils who are not taking part in remote learning or educational support while schools are closed due to the COVID-19 outbreak.

Current Status: Answered by John Swinney on 2 June 2020

Question ref. S5W-29174

Asked by: Halcro Johnston, Jamie, Highlands and Islands, Date lodged: 19 May 2020

To ask the Scottish Government how many pupils have not engaged with remote learning and educational support since schools were closed due to the COVID-19 outbreak, broken down by local authority area.

Current Status: Answered by John Swinney on 2 June 2020

Question ref. S5W-29180

Asked by: Halcro Johnston, Jamie, Highlands and Islands, Date lodged: 19 May 2020

To ask the Scottish Government whether it monitors the provision of home learning, and whether educational outcomes have changed in light of home learning.

Current Status: Answered by John Swinney on 2 June 2020

Question ref. S5W-29177

Asked by: Halcro Johnston, Jamie, Highlands and Islands, Date lodged: 19 May 2020

To ask the Scottish Government what guidance (a) Education Scotland and (b) the SQA has issued regarding the provision of home learning.

Current Status: Answered by John Swinney on 2 June 2020