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Public Administration and Constitutional Affairs Committee
Report published. Awaiting Government Response.
Due to the general election on 8 June 2017 the Committee has now closed this inquiry, Government responses to committee reports may be published in the next Parliament.
Evidence given by Alun Cairns MP, Secretary of State for Wales, Rt Hon Theresa Villiers MP, Secretary of State for Northern Ireland, and Rt Hon David Mundell MP, Secretary of State for Scotland
Evidence given by John Swinney MSP, Deputy First Minister, and Leslie Evans, Permanent Secretary to the Scottish Government; Professor Nicola McEwen, and Professor Stephen Tierney, Edinburgh University
Evidence given by Dame Rosemary Butler AM, Presiding Officer, National Assembly for Wales; Sir Paul Silk KCB, former Chair, Commission on Devolution in Wales; Rt Hon Carwyn Jones AM, First Minister of Wales, and Sir Derek Jones KCB, Permanent Secretary of the Welsh Government.
Evidence given by Philip Rycroft, Second Permanent Secretary and Head of the UK Governance Group, Cabinet Office, Francesca Osowska OBE, Director of Scotland Office, Sir Jonathan Stephens, Permanent Secretary for the Northern Ireland Office, and Glynne Jones, Director, Wales Office.
Evidence given by Lord Lang of Monkton, Chair of the Lords Constitution Committee, Lord Forsyth of Drumlean, Former Secretary of State for ScotlandLord Steel of Aikwood, former Presiding Officer of the Scottish Parliament