Wild Animals in Travelling Circuses (Scotland) Bill


Stage: 1

A Bill for an Act of the Scottish Parliament to make it an offence to use wild animals in travelling circuses.

Current Status of the Bill

This Scottish Government Bill was introduced by the Cabinet Secretary for the Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform, Roseanna Cunningham MSP, on 10 May 2017.  The Bill is currently at Stage 1.

Stage 1

Lead Committee: Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform

Dates of consideration by lead committee:

23 May 2017 (evidence)

6 June 2017 (evidence)

13 June 2017 (evidence)

27 June 2017 (evidence)

Dates of consideration by other committees:

23 May 2017 (Delegated Powers and Law Reform)