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 & 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

Biodiversity

18 March 2015 - Evidence from stakeholders

25 March 2015 - Evidence from Minister for Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform

Dairy Industry - Inquiry

  • 28 January - Evidence session with stakeholders
  • 4 February - Evidence session with Cabinet Secretary
  • 5 February - Evidence with retailers

Agricultural Tenancy

25 March - Evidence from stakeholders

1 April - Evidence from Cabinet Secretary and Members of the Review Group

Committee Meetings

13th Rural Affairs, Climate Change and Environment Committee Meeting

Date: 13th Meeting, Wednesday 01 April 2015

Location: CR1

Decision on taking business in private

Consider whether to take agenda item on work programme in private

Subordinate Legislation

Consider 5 negative instruments

Review of Agricultural Holdings Legislation Final Report

Evidence from the Cabinet Secretary for Rural Affairs, Food and the Environment and Members of the Review Group

Public petitions PE01490

Consider petition on control of wild goose numbers

Work Programme

Consider its work programme

The Official Report of this meeting is due for publication by 6 pm on Thursday 2 April 2015.



Committee Reports

Read the latest report from the Rural Affairs, Climate Change and Environment Committee

4th Report, 2015 (Session 4): Subordinate Legislation