A Westminster Hall debate on the use of devolved powers in Scotland is scheduled for Tuesday 17 October 2017 at 4.30pm. Stephen Kerr MP is leading the debate.
The European Union (Withdrawal) Bill 2017-19 will have an impact on devolved powers. This is explained in the Devolution section in the Commons Library briefing on the Bill
Important changes in Scotland’s devolved powers were brought in following the independence referendum in 2014. These are embodied in the Scotland Act 2016. The following Library briefings look at these changes:
The Scottish Government’s programme for the next year sets out its priorities for using its powers:
The Delegated Powers and Law Reform Committee inquiry has issued a call for evidence in relation to the European Union Withdrawal Bill 2017-19 and will consider:
The Official Reports of meetings where evidence has been heard can be found on the Meeting Papers and Official Reports page.
Commons Debate packs CDP-2017-0182
Author: Sarah Priddy