Emergency regulation making powers: FOI release

Information request and response under the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002


Information requested

A list of emergency regulations made by Scottish Ministers using the “made affirmative procedure" since 1 March 2020.
Including the following information:

  • date the regulation was made
  • date approved (or rejected) by parliament
  • date/s the regulation came into force
  • date/s the regulation ends
  • title of regulation
  • main outcomes sought by the regulation
  • whether the regulation eased or restricted previous measures
  • areas of public life impacted by the regulation (eg restricting travel from/to Scotland; travel restrictions within Scotland; business opening restrictions; planning and transport acts related; changes to judicial procedures and police powers, etc)

Response

1. I attach a copy of the information you requested, this is contained within the 3 attached appendices:

  • Appendix A – List of Covid related Scottish Statutory Instruments (SSI’s) made under the Made Affirmative Procedure From 1 March 2020 to 24 December 2021
  • Appendix B – List of Covid related International Travel related Scottish Statutory Instruments (SSI’s) made under the Made Affirmative Procedure From 1 March 2020 to 21 November 2021
  • Appendix C – List of Non Covid related Scottish Statutory Instruments (SSI’s) made under the Made Affirmative Procedure From 1 March 2020 to 21 November 2021

About FOI

The Scottish Government is committed to publishing all information released in response to Freedom of Information requests. View all FOI responses at http://www.gov.scot/foi-responses.

FOI - 202100256747 - Information Released - Appendix A

FOI - 202100256747 - Information Released - Appendix B

FOI - 202100256747 - Information Released - Appendix C

Contact

Please quote the FOI reference
Central Enquiry Unit
Email: ceu@gov.scot
Phone: 0300 244 4000

The Scottish Government
St Andrews House
Regent Road
Edinburgh
EH1 3DG

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