Prostitution Tolerance Zones (Scotland) Bill

 

Outcome: W

A Bill to allow local authorities to designate areas as zones within which loitering, soliciting or importuning by prostitutes is not an offence under section 46(1) of the Civic Government (Scotland) Act 1982; and for connected purposes.

Current Status of the Bill

Bill withdrawn 30 November 2005

Introduction of the Bill

Bill as introduced:

Accompanying documents:

Proposal lodged on 5 June 2003

Introduced on 8 September 2003

Preliminary discussion:

Local Government and Transport Committee:

Stage 1

Local Government and Transport Committee:

Subordinate Legislation Committee:

The report on Stage 1 of the Bill was held over pending publication of the Independent Review of Prostitution

Bill withdrawn 30 November 2005

Passage of the Bill: