About The Committee
The Committee's meetings are generally held on Wednesday mornings and are usually open to the public. Space is limited and places can be booked in advance through Visitor Services. Details about individual meetings can be found on the Meetings page.
The Committee launched a call for evidence on Friday 5 December 2014.
The Committee issued a call for evidence on Friday 28 November 2014 for its Internationalising Scottish Business inquiry. It wishes to understand the challenges and opportunities faced by Scotland’s existing and aspiring exporters and will take oral evidence in February and March 2015.
The Committee's timetable for scrutiny of the Scottish Government's draft budget 2015-16 is set out below:
Tuesday 3 June 2014:
- Issued call for written evidence on 'increase exports' national indicator.
- Sent letters to Scottish Government and other agencies seeking updates on specific actions taken since Committee reported on the 2014-15 budget.
Wednesday 16 July 2014:
Thursday 9 October 2014:
Friday 24 October 2014:
- Submissions received and published from individuals and organisations on the Draft Budget 2015-16
October/November 2014: Oral evidence sessions
12 December 2014: Report to the Finance Committee
January 2015: Publication of report
30th Economy, Energy and Tourism Committee Meeting 2014
Date: 30th Meeting, Wednesday 10 December 2014
Location: James Clerk Maxwell Room (Committee Room 4)
Decision on taking business in private
Budget Scrutiny Phase 2015-16 (in private)
Renewable Energy in the Outer Hebrides
Official Report of Meeting 10 December 2014
The next meeting of the Economy, Energy and Tourism Committee will be on 14 January 2015
Read the latest report from the Economy, Energy and Tourism Committee.
12th Report, 2014 (Session 4): Legislative Consent Memorandum: Infrastructure Bill
13th Report, 2014 (Session 4): The Scottish Regulators' Strategic Code of Practice