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Parliamentary debates and questions

S5W-22354: Liam McArthur (Orkney Islands)

Scottish Liberal Democrats

Date lodged: 25 March 2019

To ask the Scottish Government how it will ensure that it will act in full accordance with section 26A (Environmental matters; duty to consult) of the UK Withdrawal from the European Union (Legal Continuity) (Scotland) Bill, and when it will lay a report before the Parliament.

Answered by: Roseanna Cunningham 4 April 2019

The Scottish Government consultation on Environmental Principles and Governance fulfils the spirit of the UK Withdrawal from the European Union (Legal Continuity) (Scotland) Bill. We will in due course publish a full report, following analysis of the consultation responses.