Palliative Care (Scotland) Bill


Outcome: E

A Bill to require palliative care to be provided to persons with a life-limiting condition and to members of such persons’ families; and to require reports on the provision of palliative care to be made to the Scottish Parliament.

Current Status of the Bill

The Bill was introduced on 1 June 2010.  Withdrawn by Member on 2 December 2010.

Stage 1

The lead committee for Stage 1 is the Health and Sport Committee.

Lead committee: Health and Sport

Other committees:

Finance Committee:

Subordinate Legislation Committee:

The deadline for Stage 1 is 10 December 2010.

Withdrawn by Member on 2 December 2010.

Passage of the Bill:

Stage 2

Stage 3