February 2016

The Society’s committees have been working on a number of Scottish Parliament and UK Parliament Bills and consultations including the Lobbying Bill, the Transport Bill, the Health and Tobacco Bill, Trade Union Bill (see below) and the Transplant Bill. Other key areas of work are highlighted below. For more information see the law reform section of the website.

Immigration Bill

We submitted a briefing paper to MSPs ahead of their debate on the Bill on Thursday 21 January 2016. The Bill had its second reading in the House of Lords in December 2015.  Our Immigration and Asylum Committee also responded to the UK Parliament Public Bill Committee’s call for evidence in October 2015. 

Full details on our website