About The Committee
This Committee's work will focus on agriculture, fisheries, rural development, climate change, the environment and other matters falling within the responsibility of the Cabinet Secretary for Rural Affairs, Food & the Environment.
The Committee normally meets once a week on a Wednesday morning.
Previous meeting papers can be found on the meetings page section of the website.
Stage 1 evidence
Wednesday 2 September
Scottish Government Bill Team
Monday 7 September
Land Reform (external meeting on Skye)
Wednesday 16 September
Wednesday 30 September
Deer and Sporting Rates
Wednesday 7 October
Core paths and human rights
Monday 2 November
Cabinet Secretary for Rural Affairs, Food and Environment and Minister for Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform (external meeting in Dumfries)
In addition the Committee will undertake several fact finding visits around the country to learn more from people on local issues. It is anticipated these visits will include Islay, Jura, and Falkland.
24th Rural Affairs, Climate Change and Environment Committee Meeting
Date: 24th Meeting, Wednesday 24 June 2015
Consider 4 negative instruments
Public Petitions: PE01490
Consider PE01490 on control of wild geese numbers
Work Programme (in private)
Consider work programme
Official Report of Meeting 24 June 2015
Minutes of Meeting 24 June 2015 (35KB pdf)
Read the latest report from the Rural Affairs, Climate Change and Environment Committee
7th Report, 2015 (Session 4): Annual Report 2014-2015
8th Report, 2015 (Session 4): Subordinate Legislation