Monthly Archives: August 2010

Initial Response to White Paper

The Constitutional Commission broadly welcomes the Scottish Government’s White Paper outlining the options for enhanced self-government. On 30th November 2009, the Scottish Government published its White Paper, “Your Scotland, Your Voice”, in which it sets forth its proposals for further … Continue reading

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Claim of Right – your chance to affirm or re-affirm

“We, gathered as the Scottish Constitutional Convention, do hereby acknowledge the sovereign right of the Scottish people to determine the form of government best suited to their needs….” To affirm or re-affirm your commitment to the Claim of Right on … Continue reading

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Draft Constitution Now On Line

While the Constitutional Commission takes the view that any constitutional settlement is for the people of Scotland to decide, we think it is important to help examine what form any such settlement may take. To this end a Draft Constitution … Continue reading

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The Constitutional Commission

Before describing the process and events that led to the establishment of the Constitutional Commission, it is important to point out that the Commission is independent, non-partisan, non profit-making and non-sectarian.   In 1995 the Scottish Constitutional Convention presented “Scotland’s … Continue reading

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