Delegated Powers and Law Reform Committee


About The Committee

Statutory instruments due for consideration by the Committee

The Committee intends to consider the following instrument(s) when it next meets on 23 October:

Secondary legislation related to the European Union (Withdrawal) Act

Consent notifications received by the Scottish Parliament can be found by following this link.

Committee Meetings

30th Delegated Powers and Law Reform Committee Meeting 2018

Date: 30th Meeting, Tuesday 23 October 2018

Location: Adam Smith Room (Committee Room 5)

The Committee will next meet on Tuesday 23 October and papers for that meeting will be posted here on the afternoon of Friday 19 October.

Current Business

Committee Reports


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Guide for Witnesses

Seat in Committee Room

Our guide explains what to expect before, during and after the committee meeting.

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Contact the Committee

Clerk to the Committee: 

Andrew Proudfoot

Email address:

Telephone number: 0131 348 5212

Understanding secondary legislation

Click on the infographic below to learn about the process that takes place starting from when a Scottish statutory instrument (secondary legislation) is laid before Parliament to it being approved in the debating chamber.


You can also learn more about SSIs and the scrutiny applied to them by having a look at the following:


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