The Committee reports to the lead committee as follows—
1. At its meeting on 4 November 2008, the Subordinate Legislation Committee considered the delegated powers provisions in the Education (Additional Support for Learning) (Scotland) Bill at Stage 1. The Committee submits this report to the Education, Lifelong Learning and Culture Committee, as the lead committee for the Bill, under Rule 9.6.2 of Standing Orders.
2. The Scottish Government provided the Parliament with a memorandum on the delegated powers provisions in the Bill.
Delegated Powers Provisions
3. The Committee considered each of the delegated powers provisions in the Bill. The Committee approves without further comment: sections 7(a), 7(b), 8 and 10.