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Social Security Committee

Today's Schedule

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Social Security Committee

October 05, 2017 09:00


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

2. Social Security (Scotland) Bill: The Committee will take evidence on the Bill at Stage 1 from—
Bill Scott, Director of Policy, Inclusion Scotland;
Morna Simpkins, Scotland Director, MS Society;
Steven McAvoy, Senior Welfare Rights Adviser, ENABLE Scotland;
and then from—
Craig Smith, Policy Officer, Scottish Association for Mental Health (SAMH);
Peter Hastie, Campaigns, Policy & Public Affairs Manager, MacMillan Cancer Support;
Hugh Robertson, Industrial Injuries Advisory Council.

3. Social Security (Scotland) Bill (in private): The Committee will review the evidence heard earlier in the meeting.

4. Social Security (Scotland) Bill: The Committee will consider whether it wishes to take any further action to give it increased time to consider the Social Security (Scotland) Bill.