On 19 September 2014, Prime Minister David Cameron announced that Lord Smith of Kelvin had agreed to oversee the process to take forward the devolution commitments on further powers for the Scottish Parliament.

On 27 November 2014 the Smith Commission published its report detailing Heads of Agreement on further devolution of powers to the Scottish Parliament.

Download the Smith Commission Report [PDF, 28 pages. 399kb]

On 22 January 2015, the UK Government published a Command Paper containing draft clauses which aim to take forward the Heads of Agreement contained in the Smith Commission Report.

Download the Command Paper [PDF, 134 pages, 1 MB]

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