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Criminal Justice Committee

Meeting Minutes

7th Meeting, 2023

  • Date: Wednesday, March 1, 2023
  • Session: 6
  • Location: T4.60-CR6 The Livingstone Room
  • Meeting opened at: 09:30
  • Meeting closed at: 13:03
  • Published: Wednesday, March 1, 2023 03:59pm

In Attendance

Chris Miller, Adviser

1 Decision on taking business in private:

The Committee agreed to take item 4 in private.

2 Scottish Mental Health Law Review:

The Committee took evidence from—

Professor Colin McKay, Centre for Mental Health and Capacity Law, Edinburgh Napier University and Member of the Scottish Mental Health Law Review Team.

3 Fireworks and Pyrotechnic Articles (Scotland) Act 2022 Implementation Timetable:

The Committee considered correspondence from the Scottish Government. The Committee agreed to write to the Minister for Community Safety.

4 Scottish Mental Health Law Review (In Private):

The Committee considered the evidence it heard earlier under agenda item 2. The Committee agreed to write to the Minister for Mental Wellbeing and Social Care.

5 Bail and Release from Custody (Scotland) Bill (In Private):

The Committee considered a revised draft Stage 1 report. Various changes were agreed to, and the report was agreed for publication.

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