Budget (Scotland) (No.4) Bill [Session 4]

 

Outcome: E

An Act of the Scottish Parliament to make provision, for financial year 2015/16, for the use of resources by the Scottish Administration and certain bodies whose expenditure is payable out of the Scottish Consolidated Fund, for the maximum amounts of borrowing by certain statutory bodies and for authorising the payment of sums out of the Fund; to make provision, for financial year 2016/17, for authorising the payment of sums out of the Fund on a temporary basis; and for connected purposes.

Current Status of the Bill

The Bill was introduced by John Swinney on 15 January 2015.

Received Royal Assent on 11 March 2015.

Stage 1

The Parliament debated the Bill at Stage 1 on 21 January 2015.

Consideration by other Committees:

20 April 2015 (Delegated Powers and Law Reform Committee)

The Delegated Powers and Law Reform Committee published its report on the delegated powers provisions in the Bill on 20 January 2015:

Stage 2

The Finance Committee considered the Bill at Stage 2 on 28 January 2015

Stage 3

The Parliament debated and passed the Bill at Stage 3 on 4 February 2015.

Passage of the Bill:

After Passing

Received Royal Assent on 11 March 2015.

The following volume contains all of the material relevant to the passing of this Bill and was published on 2 September 2015: