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

3rd Social Security Committee Meeting

Date: 3rd Meeting, Thursday 23 February 2017

Location: The Adam Smith Room (CR5)

Child Poverty (Scotland) Bill - briefing (in private)

Child Poverty (Scotland) Bill - approach (in private)

Current Business

Committee Reports


Keep up to date

Contact the Committee

Clerk to the Committee: Simon Watkins

Email address:

Telephone: 0131 348 5228

Get Involved

Find out how you can attend Committee Meetings. See our Visiting Parliament section.

How to Attend

Follow us on Twitter