Committee remit and formation of a work programme

 

About the Inquiry

On 30 June 2016, the Equal Opportunities Committee agreed an approach to consider issues relevant to the formation of its work programme for 2016/17, as well as the proposal that the remit of the Committee be expanded to include scrutiny of equalities and human rights.

The attached document sets out this approach, for information, along with a timetable and list of groups invited to give evidence to the Committee on this issue

Timetable

The outline timetable for the formation of the Committee's work programme for 2016/17 is--

  • Thu 1 Sept 2016: Committee Business Planning Event)
  • Thu 8 Sept 2016: Round-table oral evidence gathering session)
  • Thu 22 Sept 2016: Round-table oral evidence gathering session)
  • Thu 6 Oct 2016: Round-table oral evidence gathering session)
  • Late Oct 2016: publication of the Committee's work programme

For full details see the Committee agreed approach to the formation of the work programme--

Evidence

Oral Evidence

Written Submissions

Correspondence