Justice Committee


About The Committee

The key role of the Committee is to scrutinise the Scottish Government’s policies and expenditure in relation to justice. This includes:

List: law reform and legal profession; Police and fire and rescue services; Courts and tribunals; Sentencing; Prisons and prisoners; Victims and witnesses; Community safety and Human rights.

Committee Meetings

13th Justice Committee Meeting 2017

Date: 13th Meeting, Tuesday 28 March 2017

Location: Committee Room 2

Railway Policing (Scotland) Bill

Evidence session with the Cabinet Secretary for Justice and the Minister for Transport and the Islands

Domestic Abuse (Scotland) Bill (possibly in private)

Consideration of approach to Stage 1

Railway Policing (Scotland) Bill (in private)

Consideration of key issues emerging from the evidence received

Inquiry into the role and purpose of the Crown Office and Procurator Fiscal Service (in private)

Continued consideration of a draft report

Current Business

Committee Reports

Reports 2017

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Contact the Committee

Clerk: Peter McGrath

Email: justicecommittee@parliament.scot

Telephone: 0131 348 5047

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