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Scottish Parliament debate Proposed NPF3

The Scottish Parliament debated the Proposed National Planning Framework 3 this afternoon and agreed to the submission of four reports as its response to the Scottish Government.

The Proposed Framework (http://www.scotland.gov.uk/Resource/0044/00441850.pdf) was laid before the Scottish Parliament on 14 January 2014 for a period of 60 days scrutiny. This scrutiny was carried out by four committees who took evidence during January and February this year and published four reports on their deliberations on 14 March 2014.

Local Government and Regeneration Committee

Infrastructure and Capital Investment Committee

Economy, Energy and Tourism Committee

Rural Affairs, Climate Change and Environment Committee


A total of 21 MSPs participated in the debate which lasted over two and a half hours. The written 'Official Report' of the session is available (http://www.scottish.parliament.uk/parliamentarybusiness/28862.aspx?r=9049&mode=pdf), as well as the session being able to view from the Scottish Parliament website (http://www.scottishparliament.tv/category.aspx?id=0&sort=date&page=1&vid=0_o35jnw4a).


18 March 2014