Proposed Prohibition of Fracking etc. (Scotland) Bill

Proposer

Claudia Beamish MSP

Draft Proposal

A proposal for a Bill to ban unconventional oil and gas extraction, including by means of hydraulic fracturing.

Lodged 3 November 2016.

Consultation closed on 17 February 2017

 Accompanied by:  Consultation Document (585KB pdf)

Final Proposal

Proposal for a bill to ban unconventional oil and gas extraction, including by means of hydraulic fracturing.

Lodged on 18 April 2017

Accompanied by: Summary of consultation responses (370KB pdf)

Total Supporters: 18

14 Scottish Labour Party

2 Scottish Liberal Democrats

2 Scottish Green Party

For Supporters' names see:

 

Right to introduce Member's Bill secured?

Yes

 

Member's Bill introduced to give effect to proposal?

The member has the right to introduce a Member's Bill to give effect to the proposal until 1 June 2020 (or, exceptionally, until 30 September 2020).