2016 Local Government and Communities Committee Papers and Official Reports

December 2016

16th Meeting, Wednesday 21 December 2016

Decision on taking business in private
Draft budget scrutiny 2017-18: Evidence from the Minister for Local Government and Housing and the Cabinet Secretary for Finance and the Constitution
Consideration of evidence (in private)
Payments to returning officers in Scotland (in private, if agreed earlier in the meeting): Consideration of draft report

Official Report of meeting 21 December 2016



15th Meeting, Wednesday 14 December 2016

Local government in Scotland: financial overview 2015/16: evidence session
Implications for Scottish local government of the UK leaving the EU: roundtable evidence session
Consideration of evidence (in private)

Official Report of meeting 14 December 2016



14th Meeting, Wednesday 07 December 2016

Work programme (in private)

Please note that this meeting will be held entirely in private. 



November 2016

13th Meeting, Wednesday 30 November 2016

Decision on taking business in private
Subordinate legislation: Parts 2, 3 and 5 of the Community Empowerment (Scotland) Act 2015: evidence session
Subordinate legislation: consideration and debate on 1 affirmative instrument and consideration of 7 negative instruments
Payments to returning officers in Scotland: evidence session
Consideration of evidence (in private)
Scottish local government elections and voting (in private, if agreed earlier in meeting)

Official Report of meeting 30 November 2016



12th Meeting, Wednesday 23 November 2016

Decision on taking business in private
Payments to returning officers in Scotland: evidence session
Subordinate legislation: Parts 2, 3 and 5 of the Community Empowerment (Scotland) Act 2015: evidence session
Consideration of evidence (in private)
Local Government Boundary Commission for Scotland's 5th Electoral Reviews: draft report (in private, if agreed earlier in meeting)

Official Report of meeting 23 November 2016



11th Meeting, Wednesday 16 November 2016

Subordinate Legislation: Parts 2, 3 and 5 of the Community Empowerment (Scotland) Act 2015: evidence session
Draft budget scrutiny 2017-18: evidence session
Consideration of evidence (in private)

Official Report of meeting 16 November 2016



10th Meeting, Wednesday 09 November 2016

Draft budget scrutiny 2017-18: roundtable evidence session
Consideration of evidence (in private)

Official Report of meeting 9 November 2016



9th Meeting, Wednesday 02 November 2016

Commissioner for Ethical Standards in Public Life in Scotland: evidence session
Scottish local government elections and voting: roundtable session
Consideration of evidence (in private)

Official Report of meeting 2 November 2016



October 2016

8th Meeting, Wednesday 26 October 2016

Decision on taking business in private
Local Government Boundary Commission for Scotland's 5th Electoral Review: evidence from 2 panels
Subordinate legislation: consideration and debate on 2 affirmative instruments and consideration of 2 negative instruments
Consideration of evidence (in private)
Draft report on 2 affirmative instruments (in private, if agreed earlier in the meeting)

Official Report of meeting 26 October 2016



7th Meeting, Wednesday 05 October 2016

Work programme (in private)
Local Government Boundary Commission for Scotland's 5th Electoral Review: Evidence session
Subordinate legislation: Evidence from the Cabinet Secretary for Finance and the Constitution
Subordinate legislation: debate on 2 affirmative instruments and consideration of 1 negative instrument
Consideration of evidence (in private)

Official Report of meeting 5 October 2016



September 2016

6th Meeting, Wednesday 28 September 2016

Subordinate legislation: Evidence on the Council Tax (Substitution of Proportion) (Scotland) Order 2016
The Draft Second Climate Change Report on Proposals and Policies (RPP2): roundtable evidence
Consideration of evidence (in private)
Work programme (in private)

Official Report of meeting 28 September 2016



5th Meeting, Wednesday 21 September 2016

Subordinate Legislation: The Council Tax (Substitution of Proportion) (Scotland) Order 2016: Evidence from 2 panels
Consideration of evidence (in private)
Work programme (in private)

Official Report of meeting 21 September 2016



4th Meeting, Wednesday 14 September 2016

An overview of local government in Scotland in 2016: Evidence from the Accounts Commission
Public petitions: PE1534
Appointment of European Union reporter
Consideration of evidence (in private)
Work programme (in private)

Official Report of meeting 14 September 2016



3rd Meeting, Wednesday 07 September 2016

Decision on taking business in private
Declaration of interests
Independent Review of the Scottish Planning System: Evidence in 2 panels
Draft Budget Scrutiny 2017-18
Work programme (in private)

Official Report of meeting 7 September 2016



June 2016

2nd Meeting, Wednesday 29 June 2016

Minister for Local Government and Housing

Work Programme (in private)

Official Report of meeting 29 June 2016



1st Meeting, Wednesday 15 June 2016

Declaration of interests

Choice of Convener and Deputy Convener

Approach to Work Programme

Official Report of meeting 15 June 2016



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