National Galleries of Scotland Bill

 

Outcome: E

A Bill for an Act of the Scottish Parliament to change the status of a piece of land currently within Princes Street Gardens so as to enable the City of Edinburgh Council to dispose of it to the National Galleries of Scotland and to provide for that same piece of land to cease to form part of Princes Street Gardens, thus disapplying section 22 of the Schedule to the City of Edinburgh District Council Order Confirmation Act 1991 to that land

Current Status of the Bill

This Private Bill was introduced on 25 June 2015 by The Board of Trustees of the National Galleries of Scotland and passed by the Scottish Parliament on 19 January 2016.

Objection period

Objection period: 26/06/2015 to 24/08/2015

The period for lodging objections to the Bill closed at 5pm on Monday 24 August 2015. No objections were received. 

Preliminary Stage

Lead Committee: National Galleries of Scotland Bill Committee

Dates of consideration by lead committee:

24 September 2015

8 October 2015 (evidence)

29 October 2015 (evidence)

12 November 2015

Preliminary Stage Report

Consideration Stage

Consideration Stage was completed on 15 December 2015.

As no amendments were lodged there was no requirement for any Marshalled Lists or grouping to be published, or any As Amended version of the Bill.

Official Report of Stage 2 proceedings on 15 December 2015.

Minute of stage 2 proceedings on 15 December 2015

Final Stage

The Parliament debated and passed the Bill on 19 January 2016.

As no amendments were lodged there was no requirement for any Marshalled Lists or grouping to be published, or any As Passed version of the Bill.

Passage of the Bill:

After Passing

Received Royal Assent on 23 February 2016