The Conveners Group is made up of the Conveners of “each mandatory or subject committee” in the Scottish Parliament, and Chaired by the Presiding Officer (or a deputy).
It meets throughout the year, and periodically with the First Minister. These meetings are to “question to First Minister on the Scottish Government’s legislative programme“.
The First Minister, Nicola Sturgeon appeared and answered questions for 1h30m.
|Christine Grahame||Chair (Deputy Presiding Officer)|
|Clare Adamson||Standards, Procedures and Public Appointments Committee|
|Jackie Baillie||Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee|
|Bruce Crawford||Finance and Constitution Committee|
|Graeme Dey||Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee|
|Bob Doris||Local Government and Communities Committee|
|James Dornan||Education and Skills Committee|
|Neil Findlay||Health and Sport Committee|
|Johann Lamont||Public Petitions Committee|
|Gordon Lindhurst||Economy, Jobs and Fair Work Committee|
|Joan McAlpine||Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Relations Committee|
|Christina McKelvie||Equalities and Human Rights Committee|
|Margaret Mitchell||Justice Committee|
|Edward Mountain||Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee|
|Graham Simpson||Delegated Powers and Law Reform Committee|
|Sandra White||Social Security Committee|
The transcript of the Conveners Group Meeting with the First Minister.
The next FMQs will be Thursday 26th October 2017.
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