Election 2021

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Seòmar agus comataidhean

Meeting date: Wednesday, February 24, 2021

Local Government and Communities Committee 24 February 2021 [Draft]

Agenda: Decision on Taking Business in Private, Fair Rents (Scotland) Bill: Stage 1, European Charter of Local Self-Government (Incorporation) (Scotland) Bill: Stage 2, Subordinate Legislation




* James Dornan (Glasgow Cathcart) (SNP)

Deputy convener

* Sarah Boyack (Lothian) (Lab)

Committee members

* Keith Brown (Clackmannanshire and Dunblane) (SNP)

* Gordon MacDonald (Edinburgh Pentlands) (SNP)

* Alexander Stewart (Mid Scotland and Fife) (Con)

* Annie Wells (Glasgow) (Con)

* Andy Wightman (Lothian) (Ind)

* Attended

The following also participated

Pauline McNeill (Glasgow) (Lab) - Committee Substitute

Aileen Campbell (Cabinet Secretary for Communities and Local Government)

Gordon Maloney (Living Rent)

John Blackwood (Scottish Association of Landlords)

Nina Ballantyne (Citizens Advice Scotland)

Professor Douglas Robertson (University of Stirling)

Tony Cain (Association of Local Authority Chief Housing Officers)

Clerk to this committee

Peter McGrath