SOCIAL INCLUSION, HOUSING AND VOLUNTARY SECTOR COMMITTEE
6th Meeting, Session 1 (1999)
Wednesday 27 October
Also present were John Ward, Peter McKinlay and Hugh Hall (all of Scottish Homes)
The meeting opened at 10.02am
It was agreed that the reporter on voluntary sector issues (Karen Whitefield) would look into the issue of Police Criminal Record Checks and also a report by Abertay University on Charities and report back to the Committee on both matters.
It was agreed to ask SPICe if they could produce a mapping exercise
providing an overview of social inclusion work being undertaken by public agencies in
The meeting was suspended at 10.24am and resumed at 10.25am
John Ward Chair
Peter McKinlay Chief Executive
Hugh Hall Director, Strategy, Policy and Regulation
It was agreed that work on the drugs inquiry would take place on the last Monday or Friday in the month and that housing issues and the Poinding and Warrant Sales Bill would be considered on alternate Wednesdays.
It was agreed that two drugs seminars would take place on 15 and 22
November. After this preliminary stage, the inquiry would then take evidence through to
It was agreed that the Clerk would prepare a briefing paper on the remit of reporters for the next meeting.
Clerk to the Committee