Criminal Justice Committee
23rd Meeting, 2022
- Date: Wednesday, September 7, 2022
- Session: 6
- Location: T4.60-CR6 The Livingstone Room
- Meeting opened at: 10:00
- Meeting closed at: 11:36
- Published: Thursday, September 8, 2022 09:28am
1 Decision on taking business in private:
The Committee agreed to take items 4 and 5 in private.
2 Subordinate legislation:
The Committee considered the following negative instrument—
The Committee agreed to make no recommendations in relation to the instrument.
The Committee considered correspondence received during the summer recess period. The Committee agreed to seek further information from a range of bodies.
4 Bail and Release from Custody (Scotland) Bill:
The Committee agreed to seek approval for the appointment of an adviser. The Committee also agreed a remit and person specification for the adviser.
5 Pre-Budget Scrutiny:
The Committee considered its approach to Pre-Budget Scrutiny. The Committee agreed its timetable for evidence taking and to write to key justice sector organisations inviting them to provide written and oral evidence. The Committee also agreed a public call for views.