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Parliamentary debates and questions

S5W-17867: Michelle Ballantyne (South Scotland)

Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party

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.