Current Bills

 

Child Poverty (Scotland) Bill

Introduced : 09 February 2017

Lead Committee : Social Security Committee

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Government Bill:

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

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

  • Stage 1 Completed on25/05/2017
  • Stage 2 Completed on27/06/2017
  • Current stage: Stage 3 Completion date: Completed on21/09/2017
 
 

Domestic Abuse (Scotland) Bill

Introduced : 17 March 2017

Lead Committee : Justice Committee

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Government Bill:

  • Current stage: Stage 1 Completion date: To be completed by10/11/2017
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Government Bill:

  • Current stage: Stage 1 Completion date: To be completed by01/12/2017
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Housing (Amendment) Scotland Bill

Introduced : 04 September 2017

Lead Committee : Local Government and Communities Committee

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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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Members Bill:

  • Current stage: Stage 1 Completion date: To be completed by26/01/2018
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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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