The Scotsman : 2019-05-11



4 THE SCOTSMAN Saturday 11 May 2019 SCOTSMAN. COM @ THESCOTSMA­N 1999 2000 Amendment A ( Scotland) Bill was i ntroduced by Tavish Scott MSP FIRST MEMBER’S BILL PASSED On 28 September, the first member’s bill was passed: The Sea Fisheries ( Shellfish) 306 Apart from 1,08 September 1997 Scots vote yes to a Scottish Parliament in referendum people have been voted in as MSPS over the last 20 years other peo work in th Scottish Parliamen January 1998 Holyrood is announced as site for new parliament 18 October 1998 Nicola Sturgeon Ken Macintosh Jackie Baillie Bruce Roseanna Fergus Linda Fabiani Christine Grahame Fiona Hyslop Demolition work starts on site Sh of these have served continuous­ly... Crawford Cunningham Ewing Johann Lamont Lewis Macdonald E Jo May 1999 Michael Matheson Sa First Scottish Parliament elections are held Sin Holyrp July 1999 Constructi­on work begins 2 September 2004 Scottish Parliament meets for first time in Holyrood p leg September 2004 Public inquiry into building delays and escalating costs ends Constructi­on costs for the project mounted from an original estimate of about October 2004 £ 40m The building iss officially opened by the Queen to £ 414m 2005 Building receives Andrew Doolan Award for Architectu­re

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