This briefing summarises the provisions of the UK Marine and Coastal Access Bill which was introduced to the House of Lords on 4 December 2008. It considers the main implications the Bill has for Scotland. The Marine (Scotland) Bill is at Stage 1 in the Scottish Parliament. The briefing looks at the main differences between the two Bills.
Read SPICe Briefing: SB 09-59 A Comparison of the UK and the Scottish Marine Bills (738KB)
Published: 07 September 2009