Current Bills

 

Budget (Scotland) (No.2) Bill

Introduced : 25 January 2018

Budget Bill:

  • Stage 1 Completed on31/01/2018
  • Stage 2 Completed on07/02/2018
  • Current stage: Stage 3 Completion date: Completed on21/02/2018
 
 

Government Bill:

 
 

Government Bill:

  • Stage 1 Completed on16/01/2018
  • Current stage: Stage 2 Completion date: To be completed by09/03/2018
  • Stage 3 Completion date:
 
 

Domestic Abuse (Scotland) Bill

Introduced : 17 March 2017

Lead Committee : Justice Committee

Government Bill:

  • Stage 1 Completed on28/09/2017
  • Stage 2 Completed on12/12/2017
  • Current stage: Stage 3 Completion date: Completed on01/02/2018
 
 

Government Bill:

  • Stage 1 Completed on07/11/2017
  • Stage 2 To be completed by15/12/2017
  • Current stage: Stage 3 Completion date:
 
 

Government Bill:

  • Stage 1 Completed on30/11/2017
  • Stage 2 Completed on21/12/2017
  • Current stage: Stage 3 Completion date: Completed on30/01/2018
 
 

Government Bill:

  • Current stage: Stage 1 Completion date: To be completed by20/04/2018
  • Stage 2 Completion date:
  • Stage 3 Completion date:
 
 

Government Bill:

  • Current stage: Stage 1 Completion date: To be completed by30/03/2018
  • Stage 2 Completion date:
  • Stage 3 Completion date:
 
 

Islands (Scotland) Bill

Introduced : 09 June 2017

Lead Committee : Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee

Government Bill:

 
 

Government Bill:

  • Current stage: Stage 1 Completion date: To be completed by09/03/2018
  • Stage 2 Completion date:
  • Stage 3 Completion date:
 
 

Management of Offenders (Scotland) Bill

Introduced : 22 February 2018

Government Bill:

 
 

Members Bill:

  • Stage 1 To be completed by26/01/2018
  • Current stage: Stage 2 Completion date: To be completed by09/03/2018
  • Stage 3 Completion date:
 
 

Planning (Scotland) Bill

Introduced : 04 December 2017

Government Bill:

  • Current stage: Stage 1 Completion date: To be completed by01/06/2018
  • Stage 2 Completion date:
  • Stage 3 Completion date:
 
 

Private Bill:

 
 

Prescription (Scotland) Bill

Introduced : 08 February 2018

Government Bill:

 
 

Scottish Crown Estate Bill

Introduced : 24 January 2018

Government Bill:

 
 

Social Security (Scotland) Bill

Introduced : 20 June 2017

Lead Committee : Social Security Committee

Government Bill:

  • Stage 1 Completed on19/12/2017
  • Current stage: Stage 2 Completion date: To be completed by09/03/2018
  • Stage 3 Completion date:
 

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