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Equalities, Human Rights and Civil Justice Committee

Tuesday 22 February 2022 10:00 AM


1. Decision on taking business in private: The Committee will decide whether to take item 5 in private. 2. Family Law round table: The Committee will take evidence from— Judith Higson, Child and Family Law Sub-Committee, Law Society of Scotland; Ruth Innes QC, Faculty of Advocates; Lesley Anderson, Chair, Family Law Association of Scotland; Megan Farr, Policy Officer, Children and Young People’s Commissioner Scotland; Ian Maxwell, National Manager, Shared Parenting Scotland; Dr Marsha Scott, Chief Executive Officer, Scottish Women's Aid; Rosanne Cubitt, Head of Practice for Family Mediation and Relationship Counselling, Relationships Scotland. 3. Family Law round table (in private): The Committee will consider the evidence it heard under agenda item 2. 4. Miners’ Strike (Pardons) (Scotland) Bill (in private): The Committee will consider a paper on key issues and recommendations. 5. Correspondence: The Committee will consider correspondence from the COVID-19 Recovery Committee.

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