About the Bill
The Scottish Government is proposing to create a new body called Consumer Scotland. This Bill would establish Consumer Scotland and give it powers to provide advice; represent the views of consumers; collect information; organise research and carry out investigations.
The Bill was introduced by the Cabinet Secretary for Finance, Economy and Fair Work, Derek Mackay MSP on 5 June 2019.
Read the Bill and Accompanying Documents
The Committee issued a call for views, the deadline for responses was 11 September 2019
Read the call for written views
Read the written responses
Work by other Committees
Finance and Constitution Committee
The Finance and Constitution Committee sought written evidence on the estimated financial implications of the Bill as set out in its accompanying Financial Memorandum and received 3 responses.