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Scottish Affairs Committee

Commons Select Committee

The Scottish Affairs Committee scrutinises the expenditure, administration and policies of the Scotland Office, and its associated bodies. The Committee also examines the wider UK Government, to assess policies and legislation that lead to direct impacts on Scotland. It is chaired by Pete Wishart MP. You can follow the Committee on Twitter @CommonsScotAffs

For information about the work of committees before 2020 please go to inquiries before 2020 and publications before 2020. For information on former committees before 2020, please visit former committees.

Committee news

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Governments must work together to improve broadband and mobile coverage
Scottish Affairs Committee highlights the challenges poor coverage can cause for rural communities in a ‘digital-first’ society
23 July 2018
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Government urged to consider impact of migration target on Scotland’s growth
Scottish Affairs Committee highlights the benefits of migration and its importance to Scotland’s future
11 July 2018
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Regional deals in Scotland intended to improve economies being investigated
Scottish Affairs Committee questions Secretary of State for Scotland
10 July 2018
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Importance of geographical protections for Scottish trade examined
Scottish Affairs Committee looks at post-Brexit trade policy
3 July 2018
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Aberdeen hosts discussion of oil and gas industry
Scottish Affairs Committee vists Aberdeen to examine the challenges facing the oil and gas industry
25 June 2018
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Future of oil and gas industry discussed
Scottish Affairs Committee examines the challenges facing the oil and gas industry
12 June 2018
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International trade policy experts discuss Scotland's trade priorities
Scottish Affairs Committee launches trade and foreign investment inquiry
5 June 2018
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Last chance to halt RBS branch closures, warn MPs
Scottish Affairs Committee publishes report on the RBS' plans to close 52 branches
29 May 2018
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Scottish cash machine network examined
Scottish Affairs Committee questions experts
15 May 2018
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Ross McEwan, RBS CEO, quizzed on branch closures
Scottish Affairs Committee questions the CEO of the Royal Bank of Scotland
8 May 2018
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Culture Secretary questioned on mobile and broadband coverage
Scottish Affairs Committee examines coordination between UK and Scottish Governments on digital conectivity
1 May 2018
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Submissions wanted on future of oil and gas
Scottish Affairs Committee examines the challenges facing the oil and gas industry
25 April 2018
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EE, O2, Three and Vodafone questioned on Scotland mobile coverage
Scottish Affairs Committee examines operators' plans to improve digital connectivity
24 April 2018
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Holyrood Minister questioned on digital connectivity
Scottish Affairs Committee question Fergus Ewing MSP
13 April 2018
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RBS CEO to appear before Committee
Scottish Affairs Committee sets a date for Ross McEwan to give evidence in person
28 March 2018
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Secretary of State discusses Immigration Bill
Scottish Affairs Committee hears from David Mundell on Scotland's demographic and employment trends
27 March 2018
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ATM network in Scotland examined
Scottish Affairs Committee look into the future of the cash machine network in Scotland
22 March 2018
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Updated: Migration Advisory Committee questioned on immigration White Paper
Scottish Affairs Committee hears from Professor Alan Manning on Scotland's demographic trends
19 March 2018
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Trade and investment inquiry launch
Scottish Affairs Committee launches an inquiry to examine trade and investment in Scotland after Brexit
12 March 2018
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Scottish Minister for International Development discusses immigration
Scottish Affairs Committee dicusses the Scottish Government's assessment of Scotland's migration needs
9 March 2018
Total results 426 (page 5 of 22)