The Committee agreed its approach to the proposed National Islands Plan at its meeting on 9 October 2019.
The proposed Plan was laid in Parliament on 3 October 2019 and is a component of the implementation of the Islands (Scotland) Act 2018, which the Committee considered at bill stage.
The Minister for Energy, Connectivity and the Islands made a statement in the Chamber to support the laying of the proposed Plan on 8 October 2019.
A call for evidence was published on 10 October which closed on 31 October 2019.
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The Committee wrote to the Minister for Energy, Connectivity and the Islands responding to the draft National Islands Plan.