Reading Time: 47 minutes This timeline provides information on Scotland’s response to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic and includes all major developments.
Reading Time: 5 minutes A hub for all SPICe material on coronavirus (COVID-19).
Reading Time: 5 minutes A look at mental health and adults with incapacity legislation.
Reading Time: 58 minutes This extended blogpost summarises and analyses the Coronavirus (Extension and Expiry) (Scotland) Bill as introduced.
Reading Time: 4 minutes This blog takes a look at the wide range of Parent Acts the Scottish Government has used to create the Scottish Statutory Instruments (the SSIs), as well as the procedures used in the parliament to scrutinise them
Reading Time: 5 minutes A look at common frameworks so far, and the work set to come during Session 6.
Reading Time: 6 minutes This blog looks at the UK Shared Prosperity Fund (UKSPF), the replacement for EU structural funds. The scheme is now being developed, and expected to launch in 2022 (with further details expected in the second half of 2021)
Reading Time: 2 minutes This blog sets out plans for the first SPICe publications in Session 6.
Reading Time: 2 minutes This blog sets out what campaign recess and dissolution mean for SPICe.
Reading Time: 5 minutes The European Charter of Local Self-Government (Incorporation) (Scotland) Bill, a Member’s Bill introduced by Andy Wightman MSP, aims to incorporate the European Charter of Local