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)

11th Report, 2015: (Session 4): Stage 1 Report on the Smoking Prohibition (Children in Motor Vehicles) (Scotland) Bill 

Consideration by other committees:

12 May 2015 (Delegated Powers and Law Reform)

15 September 2015 (Delegated Powers and Law Reform)

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

Stage 3

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

Passage of the Bill:

After Passing

Received Royal Assent on 21 January 2016.

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