(229)  NEW SCOTTISH MINISTERS

Jack McConnell was sworn in as First Minister on 20 May 2003, and shortly afterwards named his Cabinet.  Jim Wallace (LibDem), the Deputy First Minister, moves from Justice to take over at Enterprise and Lifelong Learning (where his remit will include the universities), while Cathy Jamieson (Labour), formerly Education, replaces Wallace at Justice.  The Law Officers, Colin Boyd (Lord Advocate) and Eilish Angiolini (Solicitor General), continue in post.

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