Legislative Consent Memorandums

 

Legislative consent memorandums with the Economy, Jobs and Fair Work Committee

Legislative consent memorandum process.

The legislative consent memorandum process is the mechanism for the Scottish Parliament to give its consent to the UK Government to legislate in the UK Parliament on matters which are within the legislative competence of the Scottish Parliament. 

On 8 January, the Committee received a letter from the Cabinet Secretary for Economy, Jobs and Fair Work which provided further information in advance of its evidence session.

The Committee will take evidence from the Cabinet Secretary for Economy, Jobs and Fair Work at its meeting on 16 January 2017.