Date lodged: 25 July 2018
To ask the Scottish Government how many non-executive members of Social Security Scotland's Executive Advisory Body have been appointed.
Answered by: Shirley-Anne Somerville 16 August 2018
The process to appoint four new non-executive members to Social Security Scotland's Executive Advisory Body is currently ongoing, and is expected to conclude early September this year. As a new high profile agency, we have adopted the formal process of for Ministerial Public Appointments in order to ensure a that a fair, open and transparent procedure is followed.