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

20th Justice Committee Meeting 2017

Date: 20th Meeting, Tuesday 30 May 2017

Location: Committee Room 2

Subordinate legislation

Criminal Justice (Scotland) Act 2016 (Consequential and Transitional Provisions) Regulations 2017 [draft]

Human Trafficking and Exploitation (Scotland) Act 2015 (Relevant Trafficking or Exploitation Offences and Relevant UK Orders) Regulations 2017 [draft]

Domestic Abuse (Scotland) Bill

Evidence session

Railway Policing (Scotland) Bill

Stage 2 consideration

Justice Sub-Committee on Policing

Report back from the meeting on 25 May 2017


Current Business

Committee Reports

Reports 2017

Keep up to date

Committee Reports

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Committee Reports

Contact the Committee

Clerk: Peter McGrath

Email: justicecommittee@parliament.scot

Telephone: 0131 348 5047

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