Proposed Disabled Persons' Parking Badges (Scotland) Bill

Proposer

Dennis Robertson

Draft Proposal

Proposal for a Bill to strengthen the Blue Badge Scheme enforcement powers, including powers to cancel and confiscate badges in certain circumstances, and to provide an appeals process for applicants when their Blue Badge application is refused on eligibility grounds.

Lodged 18 December 2012

Accompanied by:

Closing date of consultation 20 March 2013 extended to 28 March 2013. Closed 28 March 2013.

Final Proposal

Proposal for a Bill to strengthen the Blue Badge Scheme enforcement powers, including cancellation and retention of badges in certain circumstances; to provide for elements of the format of a Blue Badge to be approved administratively and to allow people refused a Blue Badge on eligibility grounds to seek a review of the decision.

Lodged 20 June 2013

Accompanied by:

Total Supporters: 41

33 Scottish National Party

7 Scottish Labour

1 Independent

For supporters' names see:

Right to introduce Member's Bill secured?

Yes

Member's Bill introduced to give effect to proposal

Yes

Disabled Person's Parking Badges (Scotland) Bill