The Society has issued a briefing paper to all MSPs ahead of the Scottish Government debate on Scotland's Place in the European Union - Protecting and Promoting Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms on 10 January 2017.
- The Law Society of Scotland's briefing paper (January 2017)
The UK Parliament's Joint Committee on Human Rights has issued an inquiry on any impact of the UK's proposed withdrawal from the EU on the human rights framework and protection of human rights in the UK.
The European and External Relations Committee of the Scottish Parliament was seeking views on the potential implications for Scotland of the repeal of the Human Rights Act and its replacement with a British Bill of Rights.
- Visit the Scottish Parliament website to view the call for evidence
- The Law Society of Scotland's written evidence