Interests of Members of the Scottish Parliament Bill

 

Outcome: E

A Bill to make provision about the registration and declaration of interests of members of the Scottish Parliament and the prohibition of advocacy by such members in return for payment or benefit in kind and for connected purposes (SP Bill 44)

Current Status of the Bill

This Bill recieved Royal Assent on 13 July 2006.

Introduction of the Bill

This Committee Bill was introduced by Brian Adam MSP on behalf of the Standards and Public Appointments Committee on 12 September 2005.

Research Briefings on Bill

SPICe Briefing on Bill (as introduced):

Stage 1

Preliminary discussion:

Standards and Public Appointments Committee Official Report from:

  • 28 June 2005 (in private)
  • 8 September 2005 (in private)

Introduced on 12 September 2005

Stage 1 (to be completed by 16 December 2005):

Committees:

Finance Committee Official Report from:

Report on the Financial Memorandum (Finance Committee) published on 19 October 2005 

Chamber Proceedings at Stage 1:

Official Report 14 December 2005

Stage 2

The Bill was referred to the Interests of Members of the Scottish Parliament Bill Committee at Stage 2.

Stage 2 (to be completed by 24 March 2006

Interests of Members of the Scottish Parliament Bill Committee Official Report from:

Standards and Public Appointments Committee Official Report from:

Subordinate Legislation Committee Official Report from:

Stage 3

Day 1 of Stage 3 was held on 26 April 2006.

Day 2 of Stage 3 was held on 8 June 2006.

This Bill recieved Royal Assent on 13 July 2006.

Passage of the Bill: