Patient Rights (Scotland) Bill


Outcome: E

A Bill to make provision about the rights of patients when receiving health care; and for connected purposes.

Current Status of the Bill

The Bill received Royal Assent on 31 March 2011.

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 Stage 1 debate took place on 17 November 2010.

Chamber proceedings at Stage 1 (17 November 2010):

The Bill passed Stage 1 on 17 November 2010.

The deadline for Stage 1 was 19 November 2010.

After Stage 1

The Subordinate Legislation Committee considered the Scottish Government's response to points raised on the delegated powers provisions in this Bill in its Stage 1 report.

Subordinate Legislation Committee:



Stage 3

The Stage 3 debate was held on 24 February 2011.

Chamber proceedings at Stage 3 (24 February 2011):

The Bill passed Stage 3 on 24 February 2011.

Passage of the Bill:

The following volume, published on 20 October 2014, contains all the material relevant to the passage of this Bill:

Royal Assent

The Bill received Royal Assent on 31 March 2011.