Current Bills

 

Child Poverty (Scotland) Bill

Introduced : 09 February 2017

Lead Committee : Social Security Committee

Government Bill:

  • Stage 1 Completed on01/06/2017
  • Stage 2 Completed on29/06/2017
  • Current stage: Stage 3 Completion date: Completed on08/11/2017
 
 

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Government Bill:

  • Current stage: Stage 1 Completion date: To be completed by19/01/2018
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Domestic Abuse (Scotland) Bill

Introduced : 17 March 2017

Lead Committee : Justice Committee

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Government Bill:

  • Stage 1 Completed on07/11/2017
  • Current stage: Stage 2 Completion date: To be completed by15/12/2017
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Government Bill:

  • Current stage: Stage 1 Completion date: To be completed by20/04/2018
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Government Bill:

  • Current stage: Stage 1 Completion date: To be completed by30/03/2018
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Islands (Scotland) Bill

Introduced : 09 June 2017

Lead Committee : Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee

Government Bill:

  • Current stage: Stage 1 Completion date: To be completed by09/02/2018
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Government Bill:

  • Current stage: Stage 1 Completion date: To be completed by09/03/2018
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Members Bill:

  • Current stage: Stage 1 Completion date: To be completed by26/01/2018
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Planning (Scotland) Bill

Introduced : 04 December 2017

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Members Bill:

  • Stage 1 Completed on23/05/2017
  • Stage 2 Completed on28/06/2017
  • Current stage: Stage 3 Completion date: Completed on09/11/2017
 
 

Social Security (Scotland) Bill

Introduced : 20 June 2017

Lead Committee : Social Security Committee

Government Bill:

  • Current stage: Stage 1 Completion date: To be completed by22/12/2017
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