Air Weapons and Licensing (Scotland) Bill

 

Outcome: E

A Bill for an Act of the Scottish Parliament to make provision for the licensing and regulation of air weapons; to amend the Licensing (Scotland) Act 2005; to amend and extend the licensing provisions of the Civic Government (Scotland) Act 1982; and for connected purposes.

Current Status of the Bill

Scottish Government Bill introduced on 14 May 2014.

Passed on 25 June 2015.

Received Royal Assent on 4 August 2015.

Stage 1

Lead Committee: Local Government and Regeneration

Consideration by lead committee:

    18 June 2014

    19 November 2014 (evidence)

    10 December 2014 (evidence)

    17 December 2014 (evidence)

    14 January 2015 (evidence)

    21 January 2015 (evidence)

    28 January 2015 (evidence)

    4 February 2015

    18 February 2015 (evidence)

    25 February 2015 (evidence)

    11 March 2015

    18 March 2015

Consideration by other committees:

    25 June 2014 Finance Committee

    25 November 2014 (Delegated Powers and Law Reform Committee)

    20 January 2015 (Delegated Powers and Law Reform Committee)

    4 February 2015 (Finance Committee)

    18 February 2015 (Finance Committee)

    10 March 2015 (Delegated Powers and Law Reform Committee)

Report by the Delegated Powers and Law Reform Committee on the Bill at Stage 1

Report by the Finance Committee on the Financial Memorandum

Link to Minute of Stage 1 proceedings

Link to Official Report of Stage 1 proceedings

Stage 3

Stage 3 proceedings took place on 25 June 2015.

Link to Minute of Stage 3 proceedings

Link to Official Report of Stage 3 proceedings


Passage of the Bill:

After Passing

Received Royal Assent on 4 August 2015

Air Weapons and Licensing (Scotland) Act 2015 asp 10

The following volume, published on 7 September 2016, contains all of the material relevant to the passage of the Bill: