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Proposed Local Government Accountability and Transparency (Scotland) Bill, 04/11/13 [S]

John Finnie MSP has lodged a proposal for a Bill  to remove the obligation on local authorities to appoint religious representatives to Education Committees. Call for evidence open until 20 January 2014.

This Bill would remove the obligation on local authorities to appoint religious representatives to Education Committees; to remove the right of unelected members of local authority committees to vote; to require the full results of local authority voting to be published; and to require remote access to the public proceedings of local authorities.

Responses should be sent to john.finnie.msp@scottish.parliament.uk by 20 January 2014.

Further Information

Proposed Local Government Accountability and Transparency (Scotland) Bill