Proposed Culpable Homicide (Scotland) Bill
Claire Baker, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour
This is a proposal for a Member’s Bill
Date lodged: 07 November 2018
A proposal for a Bill to amend the law of culpable homicide to ensure that where loss of life is caused by the recklessness or gross negligence of individuals, companies or organisations that, where proved, the wrongdoer can be convicted of the offence that reflects the appropriate seriousness and moral opprobrium of what occurred.