JUSTICE AND HOME AFFAIRS COMMITTEE
1st Meeting, Session 1 (1999)
Tuesday 29 June 1999
The meeting opened at 12.00 noon.
1. Declaration of interests: The oldest member present, Phil Gallie, invited members of the committee to declare any relevant interests. The following members made declarations
Roseanna Cunningham: member of the Faculty of Advocates
Christine Grahame: financial interest in the Scottish legal aid systemGordon Jackson: financial interest in the Scottish legal aid system
Mrs Lyndsay McIntosh: previously a Justice of the Peace
Maureen McMillan: unpaid director of Ross-shire Womens Aid and Highland Domestic Abuse; unpaid director of Barmekin Limited; married to a member of the Council of the Law Society of Scotland
Euan Robson: River Tweed Commissioner and honorarium from Kelso Angling Association
2. Convener: The committee chose Roseanna Cunningham as its Convener.
3. Remit of committee and topics for informal briefing:The committee considered its remit and possible topics on which informal briefings might be sought. Members also identified issues which they would like the committee to consider. After discussion, the committee agreed that
The meeting closed at 12.51 pm.
Clerk to the Committee