Smoking Prohibition (Children in Motor Vehicles) (Scotland) Bill

 

Outcome: E

A Bill for an Act of the Scottish Parliament to prohibit smoking in private motor vehicles in the presence of children, subject to limited exceptions; and for connected purposes.

Current Status of the Bill

This Member's Bill was introduced by Jim Hume MSP on 15 December 2014.

The Bill was passed at Stage 3 on 17 December 2015 and received Royal Assent on 21 January 2016.

Stage 1

Lead Committee: Health and Sport Committee

Consideration by lead committee:

 9 June 2015 (evidence)

16 June 2015 (evidence)

23 June 2015 (evidence)

Consideration by other committees:

12 May 2015 (Delegated Powers and Law Reform)

15 September 2015 (Delegated Powers and Law Reform)

Stage 3

As no amendments were passed an "As Passed" version of the Bill was not required to be published.

After Passing

Received Royal Assent on 21 January 2016.

Smoking Prohibition (Children in Motor Vehicles) (Scotland) Act 2016 asp 3