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Pre-release Access to Economic Statistics (Committee Bill Proposal)

Part of the debate – in the Scottish Parliament on 19th September 2019.

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Photo of Dean Lockhart Dean Lockhart Conservative

The minister contends that the Government is following standard practice. On pre-release access, the Royal Statistical Society said:

“Scotland is very much an anomaly relative to almost the whole ... world.”—[

Official Report

,

Economy, Energy and Fair Work Committee

, 26 September 2017; c 9.]