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Parliamentary debates and questions

S5W-08853: Mark Ruskell (Mid Scotland and Fife)

Scottish Green Party

Date lodged: 19 April 2017

To ask the Scottish Government which sections of the Climate Change (Scotland) Act 2009 have not yet commenced.

Answered by: Roseanna Cunningham 2 May 2017

Information on commencement of each section of the Climate Change (Scotland) Act 2009 is available at This shows that provisions which have not yet been commenced are: sections 25, 27 to 32 and 56, the provisions in schedule one, and paragraphs three to six of schedule two. These provisions relate to the optional establishment of a Scottish Committee on Climate Change.