A Bill for an Act of the Scottish Parliament to make provision about lobbying, including provision for establishing and maintaining a lobbying register and the publication of a code of conduct.
This Scottish Government Bill was introduced on 29 October 2015.
The Bill was passed on 10 March 2016 and received Royal Assent on 14 April 2016.
Lead committee: Standards, Procedure and Public Appointments
Dates of consideration by lead committee:
12 November 2015 (evidence)
19 November 2015 (evidence)
3 December 2015
10 December 2015
The Standards, Procedures and Public Appointments Committee published a Stage 1 report on the Bill on 15 December 2015:
Dates of consideration by other committees:
4 November 2015 (Finance)
17 November 2015 (Delegated Powers and Law Reform)
18 November 2015 (Finance)
1 December 2015 (Delegated Powers and Law Reform)
Delegated Powers and Law Reform Committee report on Bill at Stage 1