Consumer Scotland Bill


Stage: 3

 A Bill for an Act of the Scottish Parliament to establish Consumer Scotland and provide for its functions as a consumer advocacy and advice body; and to require regard to be had to consumer interests.

Current Status of the Bill

This Scottish Government Bill was introduced by the Cabinet Secretary for Finance, Economy & Fair Work, Derek Mackay MSP, on 5 June 2019.  Stage 2 completed on 25 February 2020.

Stage 1

Lead committee: Economy, Energy and Fair Work

1 October 2019 (evidence) 

29 October 2019 (evidence) 

26 November 2019 (private) 

3 December 2019 (private)

Stage 1 Report on the Consumer Scotland Bill - 28 December 2019


Dates of consideration by other committees:

Delegated Powers and Law Reform, 17 September 2019(private)

Delegated Powers and Law Reform, 29 October 2019

Delegated Powers and Law Reform Committee, 53rd Report 2019 (Session 5): Consumer Scotland Bill: Stage 1 

Stage 1 Debate, 23 January 2020

Official Report and Minute


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