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Equalities and Human Rights Committee

Thursday 12 November 2020 8:30 AM


1. United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child (Incorporation) (Scotland) Bill: The Committee will take evidence on the Bill at Stage 1 from—
Dr Katie Boyle, Associate Professor of International Human Rights Law, University of Stirling;
Professor Aileen McHarg, Professor of Public Law and Human Rights, Durham University;
Professor Kenneth Norrie, Law School, University of Strathclyde;
Professor Elaine E Sutherland, Professor of Child and Family Law, University of Stirling;
and then from—
Morag Driscoll, Child and Family Law Sub-Committee, Law Society of Scotland;
Janys Scott QC, Faculty of Advocates;
Andy Sirel, Scottish Refugee & Migrant Centre, JustRight Scotland;
Professor Kay Tisdall, Professor of Childhood Policy, University of Edinburgh.

2. United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child (Incorporation) (Scotland) Bill (in private): The Committee will consider the evidence in item 1.

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