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Equalities and Human Rights Committee

Thursday 26 November 2020 8:30 AM


1. Decision on taking business in private: The Committee will decide whether to take item 4 in private.

2. United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child (Incorporation) (Scotland) Bill: The Committee will take evidence on the Bill at Stage 1 from—
Juliet Harris, Director, Together Scottish Alliance for Children’s Rights;
Carly Elliott, Policy Manager, Who Cares? Scotland;
Josh Kennedy, MSYP, Scottish Youth Parliament;
Kevin Kane, Policy and Research Manager, Youth Link Scotland;
and then from—
Oonagh Brown, Policy and Implementation Officer, Scottish Commission for People with Learning Disabilities;
Beth Cadger, National Co-Coordinator, Article 12 in Scotland;
Susie Fitton, Policy Officer, Inclusion Scotland;
Afrika Priestley, Lead Anti-Racist and Pro Black Ambassador, Intercultural Youth Scotland.

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

4. Impact of Brexit on devolution The Committee will consider a letter from the Finance and Constitution Committee.

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