of the Joint Working Group on sexual harassment and sexist behaviour was
referred to the Committee by the SPCB. The Committee will consider the Joint
Working Group’s recommendations and the need for any changes to the Code of
Committee is considering the following themes based upon the recommendations
emerging from the JWG’s report:
Role of the SPPA Committee;
complaints and Treatment of Members’ own staff;
responsibility for the conduct of their own staff;
to make representations; and
procedure for considering older complaints.
The Committee wrote (208KB pdf) to all MSPs seeking their views on proposals to revise the Code of Conduct to give effect to the recommendations made by the JWG in its report.
for further information on the work of the Committee you can contact the Clerks on 0131 348 6924 or by e-mail at: SPPACommittee@scottish.parliament.uk.