Scottish Parliament TVTBh Pàrlamaid na h-Alba

skip to content

Social Security Committee

Today's Schedule


Scheduled times are subject to change

Social Security Committee

October 04, 2018 09:00

 

1. Decision on taking business in private: The Committee will decide whether to take item 7 in private.

2. Subordinate legislation: The Committee will take evidence on the Early Years Assistance (Best Start Grants) (Scotland) Regulations 2018 [draft] from—
Shirley-Anne Somerville, Cabinet Secretary for Social Security and Older People, Dorothy Ogle, Best Start Grant Policy Team Lead, and Colin Brown, Solicitor, Scottish Government.

3. Subordinate legislation: Shirley-Anne Somerville (Cabinet Secretary for Social Security and Older People) to move—
S5M-14101—That the Social Security Committee recommends that the Early Years Assistance (Best Start Grants) (Scotland) Regulations 2018 [draft] be approved.

4. Subordinate legislation: The Committee will take evidence on—
the First-tier Tribunal for Scotland (Allocation of Functions to the Social Security Chamber) Regulations 2018 [draft]; the First-tier Tribunal for Scotland (Chambers) Amendment Regulations 2018 [draft]; the First-tier Tribunal for Scotland Social Security Chamber and Upper Tribunal for Scotland (Composition) Regulations 2018 [draft]; the First-tier Tribunal for Scotland Social Security Chamber (Procedure) Regulations 2018 (SSI 2018/273); the Upper Tribunal for Scotland (Social Security Rules of Procedure) Regulations 2018 (SSI 2018/274); the Social Security Appeals (Expenses and Allowances) (Scotland) Regulations 2018 (SSI 2018/275); the Scottish Tribunals (Eligibility for Appointment) Amendment Regulations 2018 (SSI 2018/276) from—
Shirley-Anne Somerville, Cabinet Secretary for Social Security and Older People, Naeem Bhatti, Head of Complaints, Re-Determinations and Appeals Policy, Colin Brown, Solicitor, and Susan Robb, Solicitor, Scottish Government.

5. Subordinate legislation: Shirley-Anne Somerville (Cabinet Secretary for Social Security and Older People) to move—
S5M-14155—That the Social Security Committee recommends that the First-tier Tribunal for Scotland Social Security Chamber and Upper Tribunal for Scotland (Composition) Regulations 2018 [draft] be approved. S5M-14156—That the Social Security Committee recommends that the First-tier Tribunal for Scotland (Allocation of Functions to the Social Security Chamber) Regulations 2018 [draft] be approved. S5M-14157—That the Social Security Committee recommends that the First-tier Tribunal for Scotland (Chambers) Amendment Regulations 2018 [draft] be approved.

6. Subordinate legislation: The Committee will consider the following negative instruments—
the First-tier Tribunal for Scotland Social Security Chamber (Procedure) Regulations 2018 (SSI 2018/273); the Upper Tribunal for Scotland (Social Security Rules of Procedure) Regulations 2018 (SSI 2018/274); the Social Security Appeals (Expenses and Allowances) (Scotland) Regulations 2018 (SSI 2018/275); the Scottish Tribunals (Eligibility for Appointment) Amendment Regulations 2018 (SSI 2018/276).

7. Pre-Budget scrutiny: The Committee will consider a paper by the Clerk.