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Health and Sport Committee

Tuesday 01 October 2019 8:00 AM


1. Pre-Budget Scrutiny 2020-21 (in private): The Committee will consider a revised draft report on its Pre-Budget Scrutiny 2020-21.

2. Primary Care Inquiry - Phase Two: The Committee will take evidence from- 
Jonathan Burton, Chair, Scottish Pharmacy Board, Royal Pharmaceutical Society;
Matt Barclay, Director of Operations, Community Pharmacy Scotland;
David McColl, Chair of the Scottish Dental Practice Committee, British Dental Association;
David Quigley, Chair, Optometry Scotland;
and then from—
Dr Andrew Buist, Chair of the Scottish GP Commitee, BMA Scotland;
Dr Carey Lunan, Chair, the Royal College of General Practitioners Scotland;
Dr David Hogg, Portfolio GP, the Rural GP Association of Scotland;
Karen Murphy, member of the Rural and Remote Patients Group, and signatory on Petition PE01698, Medical Care in Rural Areas;
Dr Anne Mullin, Chair, The Deep End GP Group;
Dr Amjad Khan, Director of Postgraduate General Practice Education, Scotland Deanery, NHS Education for Scotland.

3. Primary Care Inquiry - Phase Two (in private): The Commitee will consider the evidence heard earlier in the meeting.

4. European Union (Withdrawal) Act 2018 (in private): The Committee will consider a draft letter to the Scottish Government requesting an update on preparedness for a no deal exit from the EU.

Proposed future business

For further information, contact the Clerk to the Committee, DavidCullum on 0131 348 5210 or by email

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