Annual Report


(Scot Law Com No 257)

The Report outlines progress on the Commission’s law reform work during 2020.  The Report explains the progress made on implementation of the Commission’s recommendations, and outlines our work to promote law reform.  It also contains a forward look to publications planned for 2021.

2020 was the third year of the Commission’s Tenth Programme of law reform 2018-2022.  The Programme includes a wide range of work: on family law; on the law of homicide; on surrogacy; on self-driving vehicles; on securities over land; on the law of leases; and on damages for personal injury.  Further details can be found in the Report.