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The Presiding Officer has decided to recall Parliament for virtual meetings on:
- Tuesday 13 July
- Tuesday 3 August
This will allow updates related to COVID-19 to be made in Parliament, and for MSPs to scrutinise the Scottish Government.
The Parliament is in recess from 26 June to 29 August 2021
SPICe Spotlight blog
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Bills and laws
Find out about laws which have been proposed (Bills) and laws that have already been passed.
Chamber and committees
Find out what's happened in the Chamber and in committee meetings. You can also read written questions and answers.
Alison Johnstone MSP is the elected Presiding Officer of the Scottish Parliament.
Annabelle Ewing and Liam McArthur are Deputy Presiding Officers (DPOs).
Petitions are a way to ask the Parliament to do something.
Any person or organisation can submit a petition: you do not have to be a certain age or live in Scotland.
MSPs cannot submit a petition but they can support them.
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