Oliver Mundell accused the FM of lying to parliament when she pledged full transparency to Holyrood's Salmond inquiry.
The scheme will launch on October 12 with the cash grants administered by councils to those in need.
Aberdeen co-leader Douglas Lumsden hit back after Nicola Sturgeon accused him of writing her 'ridiculous letters'.
Convener Linda Fabiani said the committee is 'completely frustrated with the lack of evidence' it has received.
The Scottish Government will ask Holyrood next month to formally withhold consent to the Internal Market Bill.
Students can return home on a 'long-term basis' but not for short overnight stays, new guidance says.
Nicola Sturgeon addressed students after they were banned from pubs and socialising outside their households.
The First Minister warned Scots they 'simply cannot have 100% normality' in the global Covid pandemic.
Nicola Sturgeon said she hopes to attend a Cobra meeting with Boris Johnson over the weekend.
Possible new nationwide or local measures to tackle Covid are being reviewed 'on an ongoing basis'.
The Protect Scotland app has already told more than 100 Scots to self-isolate, Nicola Sturgeon revealed.
Scottish Government analysis found extending the scheme until next June would bring major economic benefits.
The Scottish Hospitality Group has warned the sector is already 'on life support' with 90,000 jobs at risk.
First Minister Nicola Sturgeon slammed the 'despicable' scammers.
Nicola Sturgeon said the measures in five council areas are 'helping to slow down the increase' in cases.
People living in North and South Lanarkshire will no longer be able to host or visit other households.
The First Minister says Scotland will stay in phase three of its lockdown exit strategy 'for some time yet'.
Nicola Sturgeon said there are 161 new cases of coronavirus in Scotland, 1.9% of newly-tested people.
The post-Brexit Internal Market Bill is an 'abomination' and a 'naked power grab', Nicola Sturgeon said.
There is some Covid-19 transmission in the city's hospitality sector, the First Minister said.