Joint Exchequer Committee: 4 September 2015

Scottish and UK government finance ministers met for the second time since the publication of the Smith Commission report.


Joint Exchequer Committee: 4 September 2015

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The Joint Exchequer Committee met in Edinburgh Friday 4 September, chaired by John Swinney MSP, deputy first minister and cabinet secretary for finance, constitution and economy. The UK government was represented by the chief secretary to the Treasury, Rt Hon. Greg Hands MP.

This was the second meeting of the Joint Exchequer Committee since the publication of the Smith Commission report. Ministers continued their detailed discussion on the substantive elements of the fiscal framework that will underpin the financial provisions of the Scotland Bill.

Published 4 September 2015