Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Affairs Committee


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Next Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Affairs Committee Meeting

Date: 24th Meeting, Thursday 10 October 2019

Location: Robert Burns Room (CR1)

1. UEFA European Championship (Scotland) Bill: The Committee will take evidence on the Bill at Stage 1 from—

  • Peter Dallas, Hampden Park Ltd, Managing Director;
  • Gillian McNaught, Senior Solicitor, Licensing and Democratic Services, and Neil Coltart, Group Manager (Trading Standards), Glasgow City
  • Andrew Niven, Project Leader, Scottish Football Association;
  • Michael Short, Legal Counsel, UEFA;

and then from—

  • Ben Macpherson, Minister for Europe, Migration and International Development, Lucy Carmichael, Bill Team Leader, and Kirsten Simonnet-
    Lefevre, Principal Legal Officer, Scottish Government.

2. Consideration of evidence heard (in private): The Committee will consider the evidence heard.

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Official Report of Meeting 10 October 2019

Minutes of meeting 10 October 2019 (98KB pdf)

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