General Questions Paul McLennan S6O-00748 1. To ask the Scottish Government what support is available to maximise the growth opportunities for the renewables sector in East Lothian. Meghan Gallacher S6O-00749 2. To ask the Scottish Government for what reasons school pupils taking examinations in some subjects, such as business or geography, will reportedly receive advance notice of what content will or will not be assessed, while those taking other subjects, such as chemistry, will receive no advance notice. Donald Cameron S6O-00750 3. To ask the Scottish Government whether it will provide an update on the provision of new ferries in light of the publication of the Strategic Transport Projects Review 2. Natalie Don S6O-00751 4. To ask the Scottish Government whether it will provide an update on progress regarding free early learning and childcare provision for all one- and two-year-olds. Ruth Maguire S6O-00752 5. To ask the Scottish Government what action it is taking to identify perpetrators of human trafficking and disrupt their activity. Liam McArthur S6O-00753 6. To ask the Scottish Government whether it will provide an update on when it expects college and university students to be able to return to full-time face-to-face learning. Alasdair Allan S6O-00754 7. To ask the Scottish Government what action it can take to ensure that energy companies do not discriminate against island residents in relation to the installation of smart meters in residential properties. Rona Mackay S6O-00755 8. To ask the Scottish Government what steps it is taking to ensure that the interests and livelihoods of tenant farmers are not unduly impacted by its tree planting initiatives. followed by First Minister's Questions Douglas Ross S6F-00777 1. Question to be taken in Chamber. Anas Sarwar S6F-00778 2. Question to be taken in Chamber. Gillian Mackay S6F-00803 3. To ask the First Minister how the Scottish Government is marking LGBT history month. Michelle Thomson S6F-00794 4. To ask the First Minister what discussions the Scottish Government has had with professional footballing authorities regarding the protection of women and girls within football. Rachael Hamilton S6F-00797 5. To ask the First Minister what action the Scottish Government is taking to restore peatland as part of its net zero targets. Jackie Baillie S6F-00789 6. To ask the First Minister what action the Scottish Government is taking to reduce delayed discharge from hospitals, in light of reports that it is at the highest recorded level since the COVID-19 pandemic began. Martin Whitfield S6F-00792 7. To ask the First Minister whether she will provide an update on what steps the Scottish Government is taking to improve CAMHS waiting times. followed by Members' Business — S6M-02911 Ruth Maguire: Online Pimping That the Parliament commends the Cross-Party Group on Commercial Sexual Exploitation for its inquiry into pimping websites and its report, Online Pimping: An Inquiry into Sexual Exploitation Advertising Websites; understands that pimping websites, which profit from advertising individuals for prostitution, operate with impunity in Scotland, including in the Cunninghame South constituency; considers that pimping websites facilitate demand for prostitution by enabling men who pay for sex to quickly and anonymously locate women to sexually exploit; believes that pimping websites facilitate and incentivise sex trafficking by centralising and concentrating demand online and making it quick and easy to advertise victims; understands that the Scottish Government recognises prostitution as a form of violence against women; notes what it sees as the Scottish Government’s commitment to develop a model for Scotland to challenge men’s demand for prostitution, and notes the view that the new model for Scotland must outlaw online pimping in order to deter demand and prevent sex trafficking.
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