Local Electoral Administration (Scotland) Bill

 

Outcome: E

A Bill to establish an Electoral Management Board for Scotland; to confer functions on the Electoral Commission in relation to local government elections; and for connected purposes.

Current Status of the Bill

The Bill received Royal Assent on 20 April 2011.

Local Electoral Administration (Scotland) Act 2011 asp 10

Stage 1

scThe lead committee for Stage 1 is the Local Government and Communities Committee.

Lead commitee: Local Government and Communities

Other committees:

Subordinate Legislation Committee:

16 November 2010

The Stage 1 debate took place on 2 February 2011.

Chamber proceedings at Stage 1 (2 February 2011):

Official Report
Minutes

The Bill passed Stage 1 on 2 February 2011.

The deadline for Stage 1 was 4 February 2011.

Stage 2

The Bill was referred to the Local Government and Communities Committee at Stage 2.

2 March 2011 (Consideration of amendments, Day 1)

Minute
Official Report

Stage 2 was completed on 2 March 2011.

The deadline for Stage 2 was 4 March 2011.

SPICe briefing on Bill (Parliamentary Consideration prior to Stage 3):

Stage 3

The Stage 3 debate was held on 16 March 2011.

Chamber proceedings at Stage 3 (16 March 2011):

Official Report
Minutes

There were no groupings for this Bill as there was only one amendment lodged at Stage 3.

The Bill passed Stage 3 on 16 March 2011.

Royal Assent

The Bill received Royal Assent on 20 April 2011.

Local Electoral Administration (Scotland) Act 2011 asp 10

Passage of the Bill:

The following volume, published on 7 November 2014, contains all the material relevant to the passage of this Bill: