Police and Fire Reform (Scotland) Bill


Outcome: E

A Bill to make provision about policing; to make provision about fire and rescue services; and for connected purposes. 

Current Status of the Bill

The Bill received Royal Assent on 7 August 2012.

Stage 1

The lead committee for Stage 1 is the Justice Committee.

The Bill was also considered by the following committees:

Secondary committee: Local Government and Regeneration Committee on 17 January 2012, 18 January 2012 and 8 February 2012

Finance Committee on 18 January 2012

Report by Finance Committee on Financial Memorandum

Subordinate Legislation Committee on 28 February 2012 and 8 May 2012.

Stage 1 proceedings at meeting of Parliament (10 May 2012)

Official Report


After Passing

Royal Assent


The Bill received Royal Assent on 7 August 2012.