Decision on Taking Business in Private
The Convener (Graham Simpson)
I welcome members to the 18th meeting in 2018 of the Delegated Powers and Law Reform Committee.
Under agenda item 1, it is proposed that the committee take in private items 6, 7 and 8. Item 6 is consideration of a draft report on the Management of Offenders (Scotland) Bill at stage 1; item 7 is consideration of the delegated powers provisions in the Housing (Amendment) (Scotland) Bill after stage 2; and item 8 is consideration of the committee’s annual report. Does the committee agree to take those items in private?
Members indicated agreement.
Instruments subject to Affirmative Procedure
Instruments subject to Negative Procedure
Instruments not subject to Parliamentary Procedure
Planning (Scotland) Bill
Agenda item 5 is consideration of the Scottish Government’s response to our stage 1 report on the Planning (Scotland) Bill. Do members have any comments?
Does the committee wish to welcome the Scottish Government’s response to its report?
Members indicated agreement.10:02 Meeting continued in private until 10:20.