Local Electoral Administration and Registration Services (Scotland) Bill

 

Outcome: E

A Bill to make provision in relation to the administration and conduct of local government elections; to reorganise local registration services; to amend the law in relation to the registration of births and deaths and the procedure in relation to marriages and civil partnerships; to provide for the recording of certain events occurring outwith Scotland in relation to persons who have a Scottish connection; to make available certain information and records held by the Registrar General; and for connected purposes (SP Bill 52)

Current Status of the Bill

This Bill recieved Royal Assent on 1 August 2006.

Local Electoral Administration and Registration Services (Scotland) Act 2006 (OPSI website)

Stage 1

Preliminary discussion:

Local Government and Transport Committee:

10 January 2006
7 February 2006 

Call for written evidence: 13 January 2006-17 February 2006

Stage 1 (to be completed by 5 May 2006)

Finance Committee:

24 January 2006

Local Government and Transport Committee:

17 January 2006
31 January 2006
7 February 2006
28 February 2006
7 March 2006
21 March 2006
28 March 2006 

Stage 1 Report (Local Government and Transport Committee) published on 18 April 2006

Subordinate Legislation Committee:

31 January 2006
7 February 2006
21 February 2006

Parliament:

4 May 2006

Stage 2

Stage 2 (to be completed by 9 June 2006):

Committees:

Local Government and Transport Committee:

30 May 2006  

After Stage 2:

Subordinate Legislation Committee:

13 June 2006
20 June 2006

Report on the Bill as amended at Stage 2 (Subordinate Legislation Committee) published on 21 June 2006