Local Government and Communities Committee


About The Committee

The role of the Committee is to consider and report on communities, housing, local government, planning and regeneration matters falling within the responsibility of the Cabinet Secretary for Communities, Social Security and Equalities, including:

Local Government; Community Empowerment; Community Planning; Devolution to Communities and reform of Local Government; Regeneration; Housing; Building Standards; Planning.

Committee Meetings

Next Local Government and Communities Committee Meeting 2018

Date: 2nd Meeting, Wednesday 17 January 2018

Location: the James Clerk Maxwell Room (CR4)

Decision on taking business in private
Barclay Review of Non-Domestic Rates: evidence
Subordinate legislation: consideration of 2 negative instruments
Barclay Review of Non-Domestic Rates (in private): consideration of evidence
Homelessness (in private, if agreed earlier in the meeting): consideration of a draft report

The Official Report of this meeting is due for publication by 6 pm on Friday 19 January 2018.

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