Alan Miller nominated for second term as chair of Scottish Human Rights Commission

01.02.2013

Professor Alan Miller hosts an event at the Festival of PoliticsA motion has been laid before the Scottish Parliament nominating Professor Alan Miller (pictured) for reappointment as chair of the Scottish Human Rights Commission.

A motion has also been laid to appoint Lindsey Gallanders as a member of the Standards Commission for Scotland. 

The text of the motions, published in today's Business Bulletin, is as follows:

S4M-05541 David Stewart on behalf of the Scottish Parliamentary Corporate Body: Reappointment of the Chair of the Scottish Human Rights Commission—That the Parliament nominates Professor Alan Miller to Her Majesty The Queen for reappointment for a second term as the Chair of the Scottish Human Rights Commission from 3 March 2013 until 2 March 2016.

S4M-05537 Mary Scanlon on behalf of the Scottish Parliamentary Corporate Body: Appointment of Member of the Standards Commission for Scotland—That the Parliament agrees, under section 8 of the Ethical Standards in Public Life etc. (Scotland) Act 2000, to appoint Lindsey Gallanders as a member of the Standards Commission for Scotland.

The motions will be debated on Tuesday 5 February.