Social Security Committee


About The Committee

The role of the Committee is to scrutinise the Scottish Government’s policies and expenditure in relation to the below matters:

List: new and existing Scottish social security powers; New and existing benefits; UK Government welfare policy.

Committee Meetings

5th Social Security Committee Meeting

Date: 5th Meeting, Thursday 22 February 2018

Location: The Mary Fairfax Somerville Room (CR2)

Social Security (Scotland) Bill - Stage 2 (Day 3)

The Official Report of this meeting is due for publication by 6 pm on Friday 23 February 2018.

Current Business

Committee Reports

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Contact the Committee

Clerk to the Committee: Simon Watkins

Email address:

Telephone: 0131 348 5228

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