Background information

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This section provides links to background information relating to the passage of common frameworks through the Scottish Parliament.

The FAQs provide an overview of common frameworks, how they will be developed and the role of the Scottish Parliament in their scrutiny.

Under additional background material you can find links to other SPICe output on common frameworks, as well as key documents published by the UK Government and the Scottish Parliament.

During session 5 of the Scottish Parliament a number of key pieces of legislation were passed both in Scotland and the UK that will potentially have an impact on the development of common frameworks. These can also be explored by clicking on the link below.