Damages (Investment Returns and Periodical Payments) (Scotland) Bill


About the Bill

A Bill for an Act of the Scottish Parliament to make provision in relation to the assumed rate of return on investment of particular damages awarded in personal injury cases; and to make provision in relation to periodical payments of various damages awarded in personal injury cases.

Read the Bill and Accompanying Documents

Current Status of the Bill

This Scottish Government Bill was introduced by the Cabinet Secretary for Justice, Michael Matheson MSP, on 14 June 2018

Stage 1

The Economy, Jobs and Fair Work Committee was designated the lead Committee for Stage 1 scrutiny.

The Committee launched a call for views on 22 June 2018. The deadline for responses was Friday 7 September 2018.

Read the written submissions.


Read the call for evidence for the Bill

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