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Chamber and committees

Economy and Fair Work Committee

The Committee was established in June 2021. It focuses on:

  • the Scottish Government’s economic policy and strategy, including a just transition to a net zero economy
  • employment, procurement, investment and trade policies
  • support for business, industry, tourism and manufacturing
  • broadband connectivity and the digital economy
  • the Scottish National Investment Bank

Next meeting

12th Meeting, 2024

Agenda: Post-Legislative Scrutiny of the Procurement Reform (Scotland) Act 2014, Post-Legislative Scrutiny of the Procurement Reform (Scotland) Act 2014

09:30am, 17 April 2024

T1.60-CR4 The Clerk Maxwell Room

Get in touch

If you want to get in touch, you can contact Anne Peat, the Clerk for the committee.

Address: The Scottish Parliament, Edinburgh, EH99 1SP

Phone: 0131 348 5975 Find out about call charges.

X (previously known as Twitter): @SP_Economy

If you're appearing as a witness at a committee, take a look at our witness guide for more information.

Members

Members of the Economy and Fair Work Committee

Current Members

Claire Baker

Convener

Party: Scottish Labour

MSP for: Mid Scotland and Fife (Region)

Colin Beattie

Deputy Convener

Party: Scottish National Party

MSP for: Midlothian North and Musselburgh (Constituency)

Party: Scottish Green Party

MSP for: North East Scotland (Region)

Murdo Fraser

Member

Party: Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party

MSP for: Mid Scotland and Fife (Region)

Party: Scottish National Party

MSP for: Edinburgh Pentlands (Constituency)

Colin Smyth

Member

Party: Scottish Labour

MSP for: South Scotland (Region)

Kevin Stewart

Member

Party: Scottish National Party

MSP for: Aberdeen Central (Constituency)

Evelyn Tweed

Member

Party: Scottish National Party

MSP for: Stirling (Constituency)

Brian Whittle

Member

Party: Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party

MSP for: South Scotland (Region)

Substitute Members

Ariane Burgess

Substitute Member

Party: Scottish Green Party

MSP for: Highlands and Islands (Region)

Bob Doris

Substitute Member

Party: Scottish National Party

MSP for: Glasgow Maryhill and Springburn (Constituency)

Daniel Johnson

Substitute Member

Party: Scottish Labour

MSP for: Edinburgh Southern (Constituency)

Liz Smith

Substitute Member

Party: Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party

MSP for: Mid Scotland and Fife (Region)

Committee work

Current

Previous

Correspondence

Official Reports

Official Reports

Meeting date: Wednesday, March 20, 2024

Economy and Fair Work Committee

Bankruptcy and Diligence (Scotland) Bill: Stage 2

Meeting date: Wednesday, March 13, 2024

Economy and Fair Work Committee

Declaration of Interests, Procurement Reform (Scotland) Act 2014 (Post-Legislative Scrutiny), Subordination Legislation

Meeting date: Wednesday, March 6, 2024

Economy and Fair Work Committee

Procurement Reform (Scotland) Act 2014 (Post-legislative Scrutiny)

Meeting date: Wednesday, February 28, 2024

Economy and Fair Work Committee

Decision on Taking Business in Private, Procurement Reform (Scotland) Act 2014 (Post-legislative Scrutiny)

Meeting date: Wednesday, February 7, 2024

Economy and Fair Work Committee

Decision on Taking Business in Private, Subordinate Legislation, Procurement Reform (Scotland) Act 2014 (Post-legislative Scrutiny)

Meeting date: Wednesday, January 31, 2024

Economy and Fair Work Committee

Decision on Taking Business in Private, Trade (Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership) Bill, Budget Scrutiny 2024-25

Meeting date: Wednesday, January 24, 2024

Economy and Fair Work Committee

Decision on Taking Business in Private, Budget Scrutiny 2024-25 (Tourism and Hospitality)

Meeting date: Wednesday, January 17, 2024

Economy and Fair Work Committee

Decision on Taking Business in Private, Petroineos Grangemouth

Meeting date: Wednesday, December 13, 2023

Economy and Fair Work Committee

Decision on Taking Business in Private, Petroineos Grangemouth

Reports

Committee reports

25 March 2024

Inquiry into a just transition for the North East and Moray

A report by the Economy and Fair Work Committee following its inquiry into a Just Transition for the North East and Moray.

16 February 2024

Subordinate Legislation considered by the Economy and Fair Work Committee on 7 February 2024

A report recommending to the Parliament that the Consumer Scotland Act 2020 (Relevant Public Authorities) Regulations 2024[draft] be approved.

08 February 2024

Report on the Legislative Consent Memorandum for the Trade (Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership) Bill

A report by the Economy and Fair Work Committee following consideration of the Scottish Government's Legislative Consent Memorandum on the Trade (Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership) Bill

Remit

To consider and report on matters falling within the responsibility of the Cabinet Secretary for Wellbeing Economy, Net Zero and Energy, with the exception of matters relating to net zero and energy.