City of Edinburgh Council (Leith Links and Surplus Fire Fund) Bill

 

Outcome: E

A Bill to make provision for an Act of the Scottish Parliament to amend the City of Edinburgh District Council Order Confirmation Act 1991 to create an exception to the prohibition on the construction of monuments on Leith Links; to amend the purposed for which the Surplus Fire Fund may be used; to transfer the property, rights, interests and liabilities of the Surplus Fire Fund to a successor charitable trust and then dissolve the Surplus Fire Fund, and for connected purposes. 

Current Status of the Bill

Received Royal Assent on 27 March 2014.

Objection period

Objection period: 06/09/2013 to 04/11/2013

The following leaflet provides information for those wishing to object to a private bill:

Preliminary Stage

The Preliminary Stage debate took place on 21 January 2014.

Lead Committee: City of Edinburgh Council (Leith Links and Surplus Fire Fund) Bill Committee

The Committee published its report on 16 December 2013:

Dates of consideration by Lead Committee:

    31 October 2013

    14 November 2013

    12 December 2013

Consideration Stage

Consideration Stage was completed on 30 January 2014.

Final Stage

The Parliament debated and passed the Bill on 18 February 2014.

Received Royal Assent on 27 March 2014.

Passage of the Bill:

After Passing

Received Royal Assent on 27 March 2014.