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S5W-01344: Liam McArthur (Orkney Islands)

Scottish Liberal Democrats

Date lodged: 8 July 2016

To ask the Scottish Government, further to paragraph 2.14 of the Annual Report of the Chief Surveillance Commissioner to the Prime Minister and to the Scottish Ministers for 2015-2016, whether the appointment of the Scotland-based Commissioner has been made.

Answered by: Annabelle Ewing 22 July 2016

The Right Honourable Lord Bracadale accepted appointment as a Surveillance Commissioner, in accordance with the terms of the Regulation of Investigatory Powers (Scotland) Act, on 20 June 2016.