Protection of Workers (Scotland) Bill

 

Outcome: F

A Bill to make it an offence to assault certain persons in the course of or by reason of their employment; and for connected purposes.

Current Status of the Bill

The Parliament disagreed to the general principles of the Bill on 22 December 2010 and the Bill therefore fell.

Introduction of the Bill

This Member's Bill was introduced by Hugh Henry MSP on 1 June 2010.

Research Briefings on Bill

SPICe Briefing on Bill (as introduced):

Stage 1

Lead committee: Economy, Energy and Tourism

The Stage 1 debate took place on 22 December 2010.

Chamber proceedings at Stage 1 (22 December 2010):

The Parliament disagreed to the general principles of the Bill on 22 December 2010 and the Bill therefore fell.

The deadline for Stage 1 was 14 January 2011.

Passage of the Bill: