Equalities and Human Rights Committee


About The Committee

The role of the Committee is to:

Image showing the Committee's remit: Consider and report on matters; relating to equal opportunities, and their observance within the; Parliament; Consider and report on Human Rights matters; and The prevention, elimination or regulation of discrimination between persons on the grounds of 9 protected characteristics 

Committee Meetings

Next Equalities and Human Rights Committee Meeting

Date: 8th Meeting, Thursday 22 March 2018

Location: The Robert Burns Room (CR1)


Item 1: The Committee will consider its approach to forthcoming legislation (in private)

Item 2: The Committee will consider a draft Stage 1 report on the Historical Sexual Offences (Pardons and Disregards) (Scotland) Bill (in private)

EHRiC Agenda 20180322 (22KB pdf) 

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