Solicitors in the Supreme Courts of Scotland (Amendment) Bill Committee


About The Committee

The Solicitors in the Supreme Courts of Scotland (Amendment) Bill Committee was established on 31 October 2019 and will continue until the Bill receives Royal Assent, falls or is rejected or withdrawn.

A Private Bill Committee's main role is to consider and report on the Bill at Preliminary Stage, including giving preliminary consideration to any objections, and to scrutinise the Bill at Consideration Stage, including by giving further consideration to objections and debating any amendments lodged.     

Objection period: 27 September 2019 to 25 November 2019. No objections were lodged.

For more information on the Bill, including links to the Bill, accompanying documents and other relevant documents, please click on this link:

If you wish to submit written evidence to the Committee on the Bill, please email [email protected]. Your submission may be published on the Scottish Parliament’s website and may be quoted in a Committee report or in public proceedings of the Committee. If you wish to request that your submission be published without your name, please contact the Clerk to the Committee.

Before making a submission, please read the relevant privacy notice. This tells you about how we process your personal data.

Committee Meetings

2nd Solicitors in the Supreme Courts of Scotland (Amendment) Bill Committee Meeting 2020

Date: 2nd Meeting, Monday 07 September 2020

Location: Virtual Meeting

Official Report of Meeting 7 September 2020

Current Business

Committee Reports

 Read the latest Committee Reports

Keep up to date

Contact the Committee

Clerk: Felicity Hollands

email: [email protected] 

0131 348 6234

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