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

10th Justice Committee Meeting 2018

Date: 10th Meeting, Tuesday 20 March 2018

Location: Committee Room 2


Evidence session

Subordinate legislation

Premises Licence (Scotland) Amendment Regulations 2018 (SSI 2018/49)

Sheriff Court Fees Order 2018 (SSI 2018/81)

Sheriff Appeal Court Fees Order 2018 (SSI 2018/82)

Court of Session etc. Fees Order 2018 (SSI 2018/83)

High Court of Justiciary Fees Order 2018 (SSI 2018/84)

Justice of the Peace Court Fees (Scotland) Order 2018 (SSI 2018/85)

Adults with Incapacity (Public Guardian’s Fees) (Scotland) Regulations 2018 (SSI 2018/86)

Justice Sub-Committee on Policing

Report back from meeting held on 15 March 2018

Police and fire and rescue services (possibly in private)

Approach to scrutiny


Current Business

Committee Reports

Keep up to date

Contact the Committee

Clerk: Peter McGrath

Email: justicecommittee@parliament.scot

Telephone: 0131 348 5047

Guide for Witnesses

Seat in Committee Room

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


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