Date lodged: 14 February 2017
To ask the Scottish Government when it expects to bring forward secondary legislation under the Fatal Accidents and Sudden Deaths Inquiry (Scotland) Act 2016.
Answered by: Annabelle Ewing 7 March 2017
Secondary legislation will be brought forward in conjunction with the rules.
The Scottish Civil Justice Council recently consulted on new rules for Fatal Accident Inquiries. The consultation closed on 23 January and the responses to that consultation are currently being considered.