Rural Affairs, Climate Change and Environment Committee

 

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.

Current Business

Land Reform (Scotland) Bill

Stage 1 evidence

Wednesday 2 September  

Scottish Government Bill Team

Monday 7 September    

Land Reform (external meeting on Skye)

Wednesday 16 September

Agricultural Holdings

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.

Committee Meetings

24th Rural Affairs, Climate Change and Environment Committee Meeting

Date: 24th Meeting, Wednesday 24 June 2015

Location: CR5

Subordinate legislation

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)



Committee Reports

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

 
Keep up to date

Contact us

Clerk: Lynn Tullis
Senior Assistant Clerk: Nick Hawthorne

Email:
racce.committee
@scottish.parliament.uk

0131 348 5051

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