Inquiries into Fatal Accidents and Sudden Deaths etc. (Scotland) Bill

 

Outcome: E

A Bill for an Act of the Scottish Parliament to make provision for the holding of public inquiries in respect of certain deaths.

Current Status of the Bill

This Scottish Government Bill was passed at Stage 3 on 10 December 2015.

Stage 1

Lead Committee: Justice

Dates of consideration by lead Committee:

24 March 2015

5 May 2015

12 May 2015 (evidence)

19 May 2015 (evidence)

26 May 2015 (evidence)

2 June 2015

23 June 2015

The Justice Committee published its report on the Bill at Stage 1 on 1 July 2015:

 

Consideration by other committees:

28 April 2015 (Delegated Powers and Law Reform)

19 May 2015 (Delegated Powers and Law Reform)

26 May 2015 (Delegated Powers and Law Reform)

24 June 2015 (Finance)

8 September 2015 (Delegated Powers and Law Reform)

The Delegated Powers and Law Reform Committee published it report on the delegated powers provisions in the Bill on 27 May 2015

 

After Passing

Received Royal Assent on 14 January 2016

Inquiries into Fatal Accidents and Sudden Deaths etc. (Scotland) Act 2016 asp 2 (611KB pdf)

The following volume, published on 1 September 2016, contains all the material relevant to the passage of this Bill:

Passage of the Bill: