Kate Osamor – 2016 Parliamentary Question to the Scotland Office

The below Parliamentary question was asked by Kate Osamor on 2016-02-02.

To ask the Secretary of State for Scotland, what recent discussions he has had with ministers of the Scottish Government and women’s organisations on devolving competence for abortion legislation to Scotland.

David Mundell

I have discussed the issue of devolution of competence for abortion law in Scotland with representatives of several women’s organisations and I have a regular dialogue with the Scottish Government’s Deputy First Minister on all aspects of implementation of the Smith Agreement.