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Scottish Affairs Committee - publications

If this committee is re-established following the general election, reports and publications will be available here. 

Committee reports from previous sessions are available:
Reports and publications from previous sessions

Reports

Written evidence

Oral evidence

  • The Referendum On Separation For Scotland - Corrected evidence - 2 November 2011HC 1608-i | Published 02 February 2012

    Evidence given by John McCormick, Electoral Commissioner for Scotland, Electoral Commission, Andy O’Neill, Head of Office, Electoral Commission, and Andrew Scallan, Director of Electoral Administration, Electoral Commission.

  • Health and safety in Scotland - corrected evidence - 26 October 2011HC 1344-iii | Published 26 January 2012

    Evidence given by Phil Scott, Chemical Industries Association, and Garry Clark, Scottish Chambers of Commerce

  • Health and Safety in Scotland - corrected evidence - 5 December 2011HC 1344-vi | Published 26 January 2012

    Evidence given by Elena Fry, Brodies Solicitors, the Forum of Insurance Lawyers, Patrick McGuire, Thompsons Solicitors & Solicitor Advocate, and Gordon Dalyell, Digby Brown Solicitors, Association of Personal Injury Lawyers; Debbie Hutchings, Unite the Union, Harry Frew, Regional Secretary, Union of Construction, Allied Trades and Technicians, and Jake Malloy, Regional Organiser, National Union of Rail, Maritime and Transport Workers

  • Health and Safety in Scotland - corrected evidence - 11 January 2012HC 1344-viii | Published 26 January 2012

    Evidence given by Professor Ragnar Löfstedt, Director of King’s Centre for Risk Management at King’s College, London, and Chair of the Independent Review of Health and Safety Legislation, Sarah Veale, TUC and member of the Review Advisory Panel, and Adam Marshall, British Chambers of Commerce and member of the Review Advisory Panel; Chris Grayling MP, Minister of State for Employment, Department for Work and Pensions, Judith Hackitt, Chair, Health and Safety Executive, and Paul Stollard, Director Field Operations, Health and Safety Executive Scotland

  • Health and safety in Scotland - corrected evidence - 9 November 2011HC 1344-iv | Published 26 January 2012

    Evidence given by Nigel Miller, President, and Scott Walker, Chief Executive, National Farmers Union Scotland, Martin Isles, Director, Health & Safety, Mineral Products Association and Robert Paterson, Health and Safety Director, Oil & Gas UK, gave evidence.

  • The Crown Estate in Scotland - corrected evidence - 14 December 2011HC 1117-vi | Published 26 January 2012

    Evidence given by Right Hon Michael Moore MP, Secretary of State for Scotland, David Mundell, Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Scotland, Miss Chloe Smith MP, Economic Secretary to the Treasury, Paula Diggle, Treasury Officer of Accounts, and Alisdair McIntosh, Director of the Scotland Office, gave evidence.

  • The Crown Estate in Scotland - corrected evidence - 12 December 2011HC 1117-v | Published 26 January 2012

    Evidence given by Linda Rosborough, Acting Director, Marine Scotland, and David Wilson, Director of Energy and Climate Change; Gareth Baird, Scottish Commissioner for the Crown Estate, Rob Hastings, Director of the Marine Estate, Tom Mallows, Consents and External Relations Manager, and Alasdair Rankin, Head of New Business Development in the Marine Estate gave evidence.

  • The Crown Estate in Scotland - corrected evidence - 7 December 2011HC 1117-iv | Published 26 January 2012

    Evidence given by Lorne MacLeod, Community Land Scotland, and Andy Wightman; Gareth Williams, Head of Policy, Scottish Council for Development and Industry, and Andrew Jamieson, Policy and Innovation Director at ScottishPower Renewables.

  • The Crown Estate in Scotland - corrected evidence - 23 November 2011HC 1117-iii | Published 26 January 2012

    Evidence given by Ruchir Shah, Policy Manager, Head of Policy Department, Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations, Philip Maxwell, Chairman, Islay Energy Trust, and Sandy Brunton, Chairman, Scottish Islands Federation; Phil Thomas, Chairman, Scottish Salmon Producers Organisation, Fiona Matheson, Secretary, Orkney Fisheries Association, and Dr Sally Campbell, Vice Chair, Arran Seabed Trust.

  • The Crown Estate in Scotland - corrected evidence - 31 October 2011HC 1117-ii | Published 26 January 2012

    Evidence given by Brian Swinbanks, Chair, Tobermory Harbour Association, Robert Clement, Chairman, West Highland Anchorages and Moorings Association, and Captain Ron Bailey, Harbour Master, Clydeport Operations Limited; John Watt, Highlands and Islands Enterprise, Cllr Michael Foxley, Highland Council, Cllr Angus Campbell, Comhairle nan Eilean Siar, Cllr James Foubister, Orkney Islands Council, Cllr Sandy Cluness, Shetland Islands Council, and Cllr Dick Walsh, Argyll and Bute Council, gave evidence.

  • Health and Safety in Scotland - corrected evidence - 29 November 2011HC 1344-v | Published 26 January 2012

    Evidence given by Alex Botha, Chief Executive, British Safety Council; Laura Cameron, Partner, McGrigors LLP; and Dr Karen McDonnell, Head of The Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA) Scotland.

  • Health and Safety in Scotland - corrected evidence - 14 December 2011HC 1344-vii | Published 26 January 2012

    Evidence given by Lord Advocate, Frank Mulholland QC, and Elaine Taylor, Head of the Health and Safety Division, Crown Office and Procurator Fiscal Service.

  • Health and Safety in Scotland - corrected evidence - 6 July 2011HC 1344-ii | Published 13 January 2012

    Evidence given by Ian Tasker, Assistant Secretary, Scottish Trades Union

  • Supporting Scotland's Economy - corrected evidence - 26 January 2011HC 657-ii | Published 17 October 2011

    Evidence given by Colin Borland, Public Affairs Manager, Federation of Small Businesses, and Bernadette Kelly, Director General for Market Frameworks Group, Department for Business, Innovation and Skills, Iain McMillan, Director, CBI Scotland, Lauren McNicol, Policy Executive, CBI Scotland, Janette Harkess, Director of Policy and Research, Scottish Council for Development and Industry (SCDI), and Alf Young, Special Economic Counsel to the SCDI Board, Scottish Council for Development and Industry

  • Health and safety in Scotland - corrected evidence - 29 June 2011HC 1344-i | Published 13 October 2011

    Evidence given by David Ashton, Director, Field Operations Directorate, Health and Safety Executive, Paul Stollard, Regional Director, Field Operations Scotland and Northern Ireland, Health and Safety Executive, and David Snowball, Acting Director, Hazardous Installations Directorate, Health and Safety Executive

  • The Crown Estate in Scotland - corrected evidence - 8 June 2011HC 1117-i | Published 13 October 2011

    Evidence given by Roger Bright, Chief Executive, The Crown Estate, and Tom Mallows, Consents and External Relations Advisor, The Crown Estate

  • Supporting Scotland's economy - Corrected evidence - 1 December 2010HC 657-i | Published 09 February 2011

    Evidence given by: Philip Rycroft, Director General, Innovation and Enterprise, and Chief Executive, Better Regulation Executive, Department for Business, Innovation and Skills, and Susan Haird, Deputy Chief Executive, UK Trade and Investment

Uncorrected oral evidence

  • The referendum on separation for Scotland - uncorrected evidence - 27 February 2012HC 1608-iii | Published 02 March 2012

    Evidence given by Professor Alan Page, Professor of Public Law, University of Dundee; Professor Stephen Tierney, Professor of Constitutional Theory, School of Law, University of Edinburgh; and Aidan O'Neill, Queen’s Counsel, Matrix Chambers and Ampersand Stable.

  • The referendum on separation for Scotland - 22 February 2012HC 1608-ii | Published 01 March 2012

    Evidence given by Rt Hon Michael Moore MP, Secretary of State for Scotland, Rt Hon David Mundell MP, Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Scotland, and Alisdair McIntosh, Chief Executive Officer, Scotland Office

  • A Robust Grid for 21st Century Scotland - Uncorrected evidence - 8 February 2012HC 1752-ii | Published 13 February 2012

    Evidence given by Alan Broadbent, Head of Engineering, Networks, Scottish & Southern Energy, Vicky Kelsall, Customer Service Director, ScottishPower Energy Networks, Mark Mathieson, Managing Director, Networks, Scottish & Southern Energy, Frank Mitchell, CEO, ScottishPower Energy Networks, and Paul Smith, Director of Operations, Energy Networks Association; Rachel Fletcher, Acting Senior Partner, Smarter Grids and Governance: Distribution, Ofgem, Hannah Nixon, Acting Senior Partner, Transmission, Ofgem, and Jeremy Sainsbury, Chairman, Scottish Renewables,

  • A Robust Grid for 21st Century Scotland - uncorrected evidence - 25 January 2012HC 1752-i | Published 31 January 2012

    Evidence given by Jane Fowler, Chief Officer responsible for Emergency Planning/Civil Contingencies, Argyll and Bute Council, and Alastair Redman, Sub-Postmaster, Portnahaven Post Office, Isle of Islay.

Oral and written evidence

Government Responses