Calls for Holyrood to have powers to remove MSPs
7 September 2013 Last updated at 15:49 BST
Scotland's First Minister has asked the UK government to give Holyrood the powers to remove members of the Scottish parliament.
Alex Salmond is calling for a change in the law following the conviction of the MSP for Dunfermline, Bill Walker, who was found guilty of domestic abuse last month.
Catriona Renton reports.