Historic Environment (Amendment) (Scotland) Bill


Outcome: E

A Bill to make provision amending certain aspects of the law relating to ancient monuments and listed buildings, including provision in relation to unauthorised works, powers of enforcement in connection with such works, offences and fines, powers of entry to ancient monuments, the control and management of certain ancient monuments, and liability for the expenses of urgent works on listed buildings; to make provision for the creation of inventories of gardens and designed landscapes and of battlefields; to provide for grants and loans in respect of the development and understanding of matters of historic and other interest; and for connected purposes.

Current Status of the Bill

The Bill received Royal Assent on 23 February 2011.

Historic Environment (Amendment) (Scotland) Act 2011 asp 3

Stage 1

The lead committee for Stage 1 is the Education, Lifelong Learning and Culture Committee.

Lead committee: Education, Lifelong Learning and Culture Committee

Lead committee's Stage 1 report

Other committees:

Finance Committee:

Subordinate Legislation Committee:

The Stage 1 debate took place on 4 November 2010.

Chamber proceedings at Stage 1 (4 November 2010):

Official Report 

The Bill passed Stage 1 on 4 November 2010.

The deadline for Stage 1 was 12 November 2010.

Stage 2

The Bill was referred to the Education, Lifelong Learning and Culture Committee at Stage 2.

Official Report

Stage 2 was completed on 15 December 2010.

The deadline for completion of Stage 2 was 17 December 2010.

After Stage 2

The Subordinate Legislation Committee considered the delegated powers provisions in this Bill after Stage 2:

18 January 2011
Subordinate Legislation Committee 3rd Report 2011: Historic Environment (Amendment) (Scotland) Bill as amended at Stage 2

Stage 3

The Stage 3 debate was held on 20 January 2011.

A Marshalled List and groupings were not produced for this debate as no amendments were lodged at Stage 3.

Chamber proceedings at Stage 3 (20 January 2011):

Official Report

The Bill passed Stage 3 on 20 January 2011.

An 'As Passed' version of the Bill was not produced for this Stage as no amendments were lodged.

The following volume, published on 12 December 2014, contains all the material relevant to the passage of this Bill:

Passage of the Bill:

After Passing

Royal Assent 

The Bill received Royal Assent on 23 February 2011. 

Historic Environment (Amendment) (Scotland) Act 2011 asp 3



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