The Committee received correspondence from Claire Baker MSP about the V&A Museum of Design in Dundee:
At its meeting on 3 February 2015 (in private), the Committee agreed to write to Dundee City Council, Design Dundee Ltd. and the Scottish Government seeking additional information about the construction of the Museum. The Committee will await the conclusion of Dundee City Council's review before considering whether to undertake any further work.
At its meeting on 15 September 2015, the Committee agreed to write to the Infrastructure and Capital Investment Committee to highlight issues raised in a letter from Claire Baker MSP of 21 August 2015 about the V&A museum in Dundee and to request updates from that committee on any relevant work it decides to undertake; and to ask questions of the Cabinet Secretary for Culture, Europe and External Affairs during its scrutiny of the Scottish Government’s 2016-17 Draft Budget; the Committee disagreed by division: For 4 (Mark Griffin (Deputy Convener), Liam McArthur, John Pentland and Mary Scanlon.), Against 5 (George Adam, Colin Beattie, Chic Brodie, Gordon MacDonald and Stewart Maxwell (Convener)), Abstentions 0 to undertake an inquiry into the V&A museum, as requested in Claire Baker’s letter.