Proposed Protection from Eviction (Bedroom Tax) (Scotland) Bill

Proposer

Jackie Baillie

Draft Proposal

Lodged on 25 September 2013

Proposal for a Bill to protect Scottish secure tenants from eviction as a result of rent arrears attributable to under-occupancy deductions of housing benefit.

 Accompanied by: Consultation document (654KB pdf)

 Consultation closed on 18 December 2013

Final Proposal

Proposal for a Bill to protect Scottish secure tenants from eviction as a result of rent arrears attributable to under-occupancy deductions of housing benefit.

Lodged 15 January 2014

Summary of consultation responses (85KB pdf)

Total Supporters: 36

  • 32 Scottish Labour
  • 2 Scottish Green Party
  • 1 Scottish National Party
  • 1 Independent

For supporters' names see:

Right to introduce a Member's Bill secured?

Yes 

Member's Bill introduced to give effect to proposal?

 No