The Scottish Parliament Equalities and Human Rights Committee, which has responsibility for scrutinising financial matters in its remit. The next Scottish Government’s Draft Budget will be 2020-21.

Budget scrutiny is based on a full-year approach. In practice this means the Committee scrutinises the development of equality and human rights-based budget policy and delivery of outcomes, through its ongoing inquiry and legislative scrutiny work.

deafscotland submitted evidence for the scrutiny work. The full report has now been published: Looking ahead to the Scottish Government’s Draft Budget 2020-21: Valuing the Third Sector

deafscotland evidence:

https://www.parliament.scot/S5_Equal_Opps/DBS31_Deaf_Scotland_Sub.pdf

deafscotland supplementary evidence:

https://www.parliament.scot/S5_Equal_Opps/General%20Documents/20191013DeafScotland.pdf