Christmas Day and New Year's Day Trading (Scotland) Bill


Outcome: E

A Bill to prohibit the opening of large shops on Christmas Day and New Year’s Day for the purpose of retail trading.

Current Status of the Bill

Royal Assent 13 April 2007

Introduction of the Bill

Bill as introduced:

Accompanying documents:

Draft proposal lodged on 1 December 2004

Consultation: Yes


Justice 1 Committee Official Report from:

Final proposal lodged on 11 May 2005

Introduced on 20 March 2006

Stage 2

Justice 2 Committee Official Report from:

Stage 3

Received Royal Assent on 13 April 2007

Passage of the Bill: