Scotland

UK Government considers wide-ranging devolution reform, following Committee report

Report influences Government to review the role of the Scotland Office and ingovernmental relations

Lord Advocate and Scottish Minister questioned on problem drug use in Scotland

Committee will ask why a safe drug consumption facility has been refused, and the extent to which the Scottish Government can take its preferred 'public health' approach

MPs examine criminal justice approach to drugs

Questions focus on whether punitive rather than liberal measures are an effective response to problem drug use

Home Office refuses to defend UK Government drugs policy

Refusal to appear before the Committee comes in light of evidence, indicating the need for increased support for drug users in Scotland

Committee to host networking event for farmers and agriculture journalists

Royal Highland Show to feature NFU Scotland stall, where Scottish Affairs Committee members will be available for discussions

More scotland

Title Date
Committee hears about social care schemes for problem drug users 18.06.2019
Application process sped up for agricultural workers 14.06.2019
Committee to question Post Office on banking service in Scotland 11.06.2019
Inquiry into impact of welfare policy in Scotland launched 10.06.2019
Committee recommends review of Scotland Office and Secretary of State for Scotland 07.06.2019
Gove questioned on Scottish agriculture after Brexit 04.06.2019