Scotland Act 2016


Scotland Act 2016

Under the Scotland Act 2016, there will be a new “super-majority” requirement for legislation on particular protected subject matters.

Standing Orders are required so that the new powers over Scottish Parliament elections can be commenced and transferred.

At its meeting on 24 March 2017 the Committee considered and agreed Standing Order rules changes.

The Committee published its report on 28 March 2017. 


for further information on the work of the Committee you can contact the Clerks on 0131 348 6924 or by e-mail at: [email protected]

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