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Chamber and committees

Question ref. S5W-33923
Asked by: Daniel Johnson, Edinburgh Southern, Scottish Labour
Date lodged: 9 December 2020


To ask the Scottish Government, further to the statement by the First Minister on 8 December 2020 (Official Report, c. 11), what the political rationale was behind the decision to keep Edinburgh under Level 3 of the COVID-19 restrictions; what discussions were held with public health officials regarding the most appropriate Level for the area and whether any of the officials recommended moving the city into Level 2, and whether it will publish the full public health data on which the final decision was based.

Current status: Answered by Jeane Freeman on 23 December 2020


I shall reply to the member as soon as possible.