Property Factors (Scotland) Bill


Outcome: E

A Bill to establish a register of property factors and require property factors to be registered; to make provision in relation to the resolution of disputes between homeowners and property factors; and for connected purposes.

Current Status of the Bill

The Bill received Royal Assent on 7 April 2011.

Introduction of the Bill

This Member's Bill was introduced by Patricia Ferguson MSP on 1 June 2010.

Research Briefings on Bill

SPICe briefing on Bill (as introduced)

Stage 1

Lead committee: Local Government and Communities

Other committees:

Subordinate Legislation Committee:

The Stage 1 debate took place on 8 December 2010

Chamber proceedings at Stage 1 (8 December 2010):

The Bill passed Stage 1 on 8 December 2010.

The deadline for Stage 1 was 10 December 2010.

Stage 3

The Stage 3 debate was held on 3 March 2011.

Chamber proceedings at Stage 3 (3 March 2011):

The Bill passed Stage 3 on 3 March 2011.

Passage of the Bill:

Royal Assent:

The Bill received Royal Assent on 7 April 2011.