Holyrood needs to define more clearly its scrutiny role in response to Brexit, according to a new report published today.
Published 12 February 2021
The Scottish Parliament’s Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Affairs Committee has warned that it is seriously concerned by the challenges facing Scottish businesses in the new year regardless of whether a Brexit deal has been reached.
Published 14 December 2020
The post-Brexit UK internal market needs mutual trust and respect between governments, according to Holyrood’s Finance and Constitution Committee.
Published 24 September 2020
Three core missions for the new Scottish National Investment Bank (SNIB) have been laid before the Scottish Parliament for consultation.
Published 28 August 2020
The impact of the coronavirus pandemic on future public spending decisions to protect equalities and human rights in Scotland is to be considered by a Holyrood Committee.
Published 18 August 2020
The Scottish Parliament’s Local Government and Communities Committee has launched a call for views on the impact of coronavirus on the financial sustainability of local government in Scotland.
Published 23 July 2020
The Scottish Parliament’s Economy, Energy and Fair Work Committee has announced its unanimous support for the general principles of the ‘Protection of Workers Bill’ which seeks to increase protection for retail workers.
Published 30 June 2020
The impact of the coronavirus outbreak on Scotland’s transport services and the rural economy is to be investigated by MSPs.
Published 22 May 2020
The Scottish Parliament's Economy, Energy and Fair Work Committee has today published a report on protected trust deeds citing that changes are needed to make the debt solution more effective in supporting people who are in debt.
Published 21 May 2020
Legislation to establish a new consumer organisation has been unanimously passed by the Scottish Parliament.
Published 7 May 2020
On Tuesday, the Scottish Parliament will be invited to nominate Stephen Boyle to Her Majesty the Queen for appointment as the new Auditor General for Scotland.
Published 9 March 2020
MSPs have rejected the proposed changes to the Non-Domestic Rates (Scotland) Bill which suggested giving local authorities the power to set business rates.
Published 5 February 2020
The Scottish Retail Consortium (SRC) and the Scottish Chambers of Commerce (SCC) have both written to MSPs expressing their views on the Non-Domestic Rates (Scotland) Bill.
Published 15 January 2020
Holyrood’s Finance and Constitution Committee has launched a new inquiry into how the UK internal market might operate post-Brexit.
Published 9 January 2020
Professor Alan Alexander has been appointed as the new chair of Audit Scotland.
Published 9 December 2019