Local Government and Regeneration Committee

 

About The Committee

Welcome to the Local Government and Regeneration Committee webpage. 

  • The role of the Committee is to examine issues which fall within its remit. This includes scrutiny of Scottish Government policy, expenditure and administration in the area of local government, planning and regeneration across Scotland.
  • The Committee meetings are generally open to the public and convened weekly on Wednesday mornings.  The agenda and public papers are made available on our Current Business section.  To book tickets contact the Parliament’s Visitor Services Department.

Current Business

Community Empowerment (Scotland) Bill

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The Committee wants to hear from you

Watch the Committee's short video on the Bill and have your say on how you can influence local services.

Click here to view the video and have your opportunity to shape the Bill  

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The Committee has produced a short video on Community Food Growing

Click here to view the video and have your opportunity to shape the Bill

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Please see the attached document for information on the Committee's scheduled timetable for the Community Empowerment (Scotland) Bill. Dates are subject to change.

Air Weapons and Licensing (Scotland) Bill

Please see the attached document for information on the Committees scheduled timetable for the Air Weapons and Licensing (Scotland) Bill. Dates are subject to change.

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The Committee wants to hear from you

Watch the Committee's short video on the Taxi and Private Hire Car licensing provisions within the Bill and have your say.

Click here to view the video and have your opportunity to shape the Bill

Committee Meetings

1st Local Government and Regeneration Committee Meeting 2015

Date: 1st Meeting, Wednesday 07 January 2015

Location: David Livingstone Room (CR6)

1. Decision on taking business in private.

2. Appointment of European Union Reporter

3. Subordinate legislation.

4. Subordinate legislation.

5. Scottish Public Service Ombudsman.

6. Scottish Public Service Ombudsman.

7. Community Empowerment (Scotland) Bill (in private).

Agenda and Meeting Papers



Committee Reports

Read the latest report from the Local Government and Regeneration Committee

8th Report, 2014 (Session 4): Flexibility and Autonomy in Local Government