Transport (Scotland) Bill


Outcome: E

A Bill to provide for the setting up and functions of new transport bodies and to enable the Scottish Ministers to discharge certain transport functions; to provide further for the control and co-ordination of road works and for the enforcement of the duties placed on those who carry them out; to set up national concessionary fares schemes; and to make other, miscellaneous modifications of the law relating to transport (SP Bill 28)

Current Status of the Bill

Royal Assent 5 August 2005

Transport (Scotland) Act 2005

Introduction of the Bill

The Bill was introduced by Nicol Stephen on 27 October 2004.

Bill as introduced:

Accompanying Documents

Stage 1


Enterprise and Culture Committee:

Finance Committee:

Local Government and Transport Committee:

Subordinate Legislation Committee:

Stage 1 Report (Local Government and Transport Committee) published on 22 February 2005:

Parliament: 2 March 2005

Stage 3

Parliament: 29 June 2005

Bill passed on 29 June 2005

Royal Assent on 5 August 2005

Passage of the Bill: