Health and Sport Committee


About The Committee

The Health and Sport Committee examines the Scottish Government’s health policy, the NHS in Scotland, sport and other matters within its remit.

The Committee has nine members and is convened by Duncan McNeil , Labour MSP for Greenock and Inverclyde.

The Committee determines its own subjects for inquiry and also deals with any proposals for legislation, statutory instruments or petitions referred to it. It normally meets on a Tuesday morning. Further details of the Committee’s work programme can be found on the Current Business section of the webpage.

Current Business

Alcohol etc. (Scotland) Bill (SP Bill 34)

Timetable for Stage 1 scrutiny

Following the closing date for the submission of written evidence, the Committee began taking oral evidence on the Bill on 10 February 2010 and concluded on 5 May 2010.

See the Additional Information section for more information


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Contact the Health and Sport Committee

Clerk: Dougie Wands
Email: healthandsport.committee

0131 348 5410