Reading Time: 5 minutes Local elections were held in Scotland on 5 May 2022. Voters elected councillors for individual wards who then represent the ward on their local authority’s
Reading Time: 3 minutes Local elections will be held on 5 May 2022 in Scotland. This blog article describes who has the right to vote in those elections and
Reading Time: 8 minutes This guest blog from Dr Alistair Clark, Reader in Politics at Newcastle University considers the Elections Bill and its implications for Scottish voters.
Reading Time: 6 minutes This blog considers the Elections Bill and its implications for voters and electoral administrators in Scotland.
Reading Time: 5 minutes Provides an overview of the Scottish Government-Greens cooperation agreement and its impact on Parliamentary business.
Reading Time: 13 minutes This blog provides a summary of the PFG, and in particular picks out areas that will be of particular interest to MSPs and the Parliament over the next year.
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 This briefing summarises the background to the Tied Pubs (Scotland) Bill and developments prior to Stage 3.
Reading Time: 8 minutes This blog takes a high-level look at the emergency powers in Scotland and plans for their expiry and renewal.