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4th Meeting, 2007 (Session 2)

Wednesday 31 January 2007


Adam Ingram Dr Sylvia Jackson (Convener)
Mr Kenneth Macintosh (Deputy Convener) Mr Stewart Maxwell

Apologies were received from Janis Hughes, Euan Robson and Murray Tosh.

The meeting opened at 9.32 am.

1. Delegated powers scrutiny: The Committee considered the delegated powers provisions in the following bill—

Transport and Works (Scotland) Bill as amended at Stage 2

and agreed to seek further clarification from the Executive on section 27 of the Bill.

2. Executive responses: The Committee agreed to draw the attention of Parliament to the following—

the Drugs Assessor (Qualifications and Experience) (Scotland) Regulations 2007, (SSI 2007/8).

3. Draft Instruments subject to approval: The Committee agreed that no points arose on—

the Budget (Scotland) Act 2006 Amendment Order 2007, (SSI 2007/draft)

the Regulation of Care (Scotland) Act 2001 (Minimum Frequency of Inspections) Order 2007, (SSI 2007/draft).

4. Draft Guidance subject to approval: The Committee agreed to raise points on—

Licensing (Scotland) Act 2005: Draft Guidance for Licensing Boards and Local Authorities, (SE/2007/9).

5. Instruments subject to annulment: The Committee agreed to raise points on—

the Prohibition of Fishing with Multiple Trawls (No. 2) (Scotland) Amendment Order 2007, (SSI 2007/13)

the Civil Legal Aid (Scotland) (Fees) Amendment Regulations 2007, (SSI 2007/14)

the Tweed Regulation Order 2007, (SSI 2007/19)

and that no points arose on—

the Food Hygiene (Scotland) Amendment Regulations 2007, (SSI 2007/11)

the Antisocial Behaviour (Fixed Penalty Offence) (Prescribed Area) (Scotland) Regulations 2007, (SSI 2007/15)

the Tenements (Scotland) Act 2004 (Prescribed Risks) Order 2007, (SSI 2007/16).

6. Instruments not laid before the Parliament: The Committee agreed that no points arose on—

the Tenements (Scotland) Act 2004 (Commencement No. 2) Order 2007, (SSI 2007/17).

The meeting closed at 9.50 am.

Ruth Cooper
Clerk to the Committee
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