A Bill for an Act of the Scottish Parliament to reduce the voting age to 16 at elections for membership of the Scottish Parliament and local government elections; and for connected purposes.
Current Status of the Bill
Scottish Government Bill
This Bill was Passed on 18 June 2015.
Introduction of the Bill
Research Briefings on Bill
The Committee considered the Bill at Stage 2 on 11 June 2015.
Link to Minute of Stage 2 proceedings
Link to Official Report of Stage 2 proceedings
Link to Minute of Stage 3 proceedings
Link to Official Report of Stage 3 proceedings
Passage of the Bill: