The Burial and Cremation (Scotland) Bill was introduced in the Parliament on 8 October 2015. The Health and Sport Committee and Local Government and Regeneration Committee are scrutinising the Bill. The intention of the Bill is to provide a modern, comprehensive legislative framework for burial and cremation.
This briefing examines the Bill’s proposals, policy objectives and looks at the financial implications.
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Published: 29 October 2015