A Bill to make provision in relation to the administration and conduct of local government elections; to reorganise local registration services; to amend the law in relation to the registration of births and deaths and the procedure in relation to marriages and civil partnerships; to provide for the recording of certain events occurring outwith Scotland in relation to persons who have a Scottish connection; to make available certain information and records held by the Registrar General; and for connected purposes (SP Bill 52)
Current Status of the Bill
This Bill recieved Royal Assent on 1 August 2006.
Local Electoral Administration and Registration Services (Scotland) Act 2006 (OPSI website)
Introduction of the Bill
This Executive Bill was introduced by Tom McCabe MSP on 19 December 2005.