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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
  • 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

Meeting details are not yet available. They will be published here in due course.

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

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

Baker, Claire

Claire Baker

Convener

Party: Scottish Labour

MSP for: Mid Scotland and Fife (Region)

Beattie, Colin

Colin Beattie

Deputy Convener

Party: Scottish National Party

MSP for: Midlothian North and Musselburgh (Constituency)

Burnett, Alexander

Party: Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party

MSP for: Aberdeenshire West (Constituency)

Chapman, Maggie

Party: Scottish Green Party

MSP for: North East Scotland (Region)

Halcro Johnston, Jamie

Party: Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party

MSP for: Highlands and Islands (Region)

Hyslop, Fiona

Fiona Hyslop

Member

Party: Scottish National Party

MSP for: Linlithgow (Constituency)

MacDonald, Gordon

Party: Scottish National Party

MSP for: Edinburgh Pentlands (Constituency)

Smyth, Colin

Colin Smyth

Member

Party: Scottish Labour

MSP for: South Scotland (Region)

Thomson, Michelle

Party: Scottish National Party

MSP for: Falkirk East (Constituency)

Substitute Members

Mason, John

John Mason

Substitute Member

Party: Scottish National Party

MSP for: Glasgow Shettleston (Constituency)

Smith, Liz

Liz Smith

Substitute Member

Party: Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party

MSP for: Mid Scotland and Fife (Region)

Sweeney, Paul

Paul Sweeney

Substitute Member

Party: Scottish Labour

MSP for: Glasgow (Region)

Committee work

Current

Correspondence

Committee correspondence

Economy and Fair Work Committee

Falkirk Growth Deal - Heads of Terms deal signing

Letter from the Cabinet Secretary for Finance and Economy, 21 December 2021

Economy and Fair Work Committee

Moray Growth Deal - Full deal signing

Letter from the Cabinet Secretary for Finance and Economy, 20 December 2021

Economy and Fair Work Committee

Legislative Consent Memorandum - Professional Qualifications Bill

Letter from the Minister for Business, Trade, Tourism and Enterprise, 18 December 2021

Official Reports

Official Reports

Meeting date: Wednesday, January 19, 2022

Economy and Fair Work Committee

Decision on Taking Business in Private, Budget Scrutiny 2022-23, Subsidy Control Bill

Meeting date: Wednesday, January 12, 2022

Economy and Fair Work Committee

Decision on Taking Business in Private, Subsidy Control Bill

Meeting date: Wednesday, December 15, 2021

Economy and Fair Work Committee

Decision on Taking Business in Private, Scotland’s Supply Chain

Reports

Remit

To consider and report on matters relating to the economy falling within the responsibility of the Cabinet Secretary for Finance and the Economy.