Official Report


  • Delegated Powers and Law Reform Committee 08 October 2019    
    • Attendance


      *Graham Simpson (Central Scotland) (Con)

      Deputy convener

      *Stuart McMillan (Greenock and Inverclyde) (SNP)

      Committee members

      *Tom Arthur (Renfrewshire South) (SNP)
      *Jeremy Balfour (Lothian) (Con)
      *Mary Fee (West Scotland) (Lab)


      Clerk to the committee

      Andrew Proudfoot


      The Adam Smith Room (CR5)


    • Decision on Taking Business in Private
      • The Convener (Graham Simpson):

        I welcome everyone to the 27th meeting in 2019 of the Delegated Powers and Law Reform Committee.

        The first item of business is to decide whether to take item 4 in private. Does the committee agree to do so?

        Members indicated agreement.

    • Instrument subject to Affirmative Procedure
      • Budget (Scotland) Act 2019 Amendment Regulations 2019 [Draft]
        • The Convener:

          Agenda item 2 is consideration of an affirmative instrument, on which no points have been raised. Is the committee content with the instrument?

          Members indicated agreement.

    • Instruments not subject to Parliamentary Procedure
      • The Convener:

        Under agenda item 3, no points have been raised on the following three instruments, which are not subject to any parliamentary procedure.

      • Human Tissue (Authorisation) (Scotland) Act 2019 (Commencement No 1) Regulations 2019 (SSI 2019/305 (C 12))
      • South of Scotland Enterprise Act 2019 (Commencement and Transitional Provision) Regulations 2019 (SSI 2019/308 (C 13))
      • Management of Offenders (Scotland) Act 2019 (Commencement No 1, Saving and Transitional Provisions) Regulations 2019 (SSI 2019/309 (C 14))
        • The Convener:

          Is the committee content with the instruments?

          Members indicated agreement.

          10:00 Meeting continued in private until 10:13.