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ANNEX A 

BILLS INTRODUCED

The following Bills were introduced on the dates shown—

10 May 2006

Scottish Schools (Parental Involvement) Bill—The Bill was reprinted as passed (SP Bill 45B) (Executive Bill).

30 May 2006

Airdrie-Bathgate Railway and Linked Improvements Bill—A Bill for an Act of the Scottish Parliament to authorise the construction of new railways between Drumgelloch and Bathgate, including new stations at Caldercruix and Armadale; to authorise the use of land for relocated stations at Drumgelloch and Bathgate; to authorise related improvements to the existing railways between Airdrie and Drumgelloch and Bathgate and Edinburgh; to regularise the operation of certain enactments relating to the existing railway affected by the works so authorised; and for connected purposes. (SP Bill 64) (Private Bill)

Introduced by:  Network Rail Infrastructure Limited

Explanatory Notes (and other accompanying documents) (SP Bill 64-EN) and a Promoter’s Memorandum (SP Bill 64-PM) were printed to accompany the Bill.

Local Electoral Administration and Registration Services (Scotland) Bill—The Bill was reprinted as amended at Stage 2. (SP Bill 52AA) (Executive Bill)

31 May 2006

Animal Health and Welfare (Scotland) Bill—The Bill was reprinted as passed (SP Bill 47B) (Executive Bill).

Police, Public Order and Criminal Justice (Scotland) Bill—The Bill was reprinted as passed (SP Bill 46B) (Executive Bill).

8 June 2006

Interests of Members of the Scottish Parliament Bill—The Bill was reprinted as passed (SP Bill 44C) (Committee Bill).

13 June 2006

Senior Judiciary (Vacancies and Incapacity) (Scotland) Bill—A Bill for an Act of the Scottish Parliament to make provision for the exercise of functions during vacancies in the offices of Lord President of the Court of Session and Lord Justice Clerk and the incapacity of the holders of those offices. (SP Bill 65) (Executive Bill)

Introduced by:  Cathy Jamieson

Explanatory Notes (and other accompanying documents) (SP Bill 65-EN) and a Policy Memorandum (SP Bill 65-PM) were printed to accompany the Bill.

14 June 2006

Waverley Railway (Scotland) Bill—The Bill was reprinted as passed (SP Bill 8B) (Private Bill).

22 June 2006

Local Electoral Administration and Registration Services (Scotland) Bill—The Bill was reprinted as passed (SP Bill 52B) (Executive Bill).

26 June 2006

Transport and Works (Scotland) Bill—A Bill for an Act of the Scottish Parliament to provide for the making of orders related to, or to matters connected with, the construction or operation of railways, tramways, other guided transport systems, trolley vehicle systems and inland waterways; to make changes to procedures applicable to orders and schemes under the Roads (Scotland) Act 1984, the Harbours Act 1964 and the Pilotage Act 1987; to make further provision as regards grants for purposes relating to transport; and for connected purposes.  (SP Bill 66) (Executive Bill)

Introduced by:  Tavish Scott

Explanatory Notes (and other accompanying documents) (SP Bill 66-EN) and a Policy Memorandum (SP Bill 66-PM) were printed to accompany the Bill.

29 June 2006

Aquaculture and Fisheries (Scotland) Bill—A Bill for an Act of the Scottish Parliament to make provision in relation to fish farms and shellfish farms; in relation to the parasite Gyrodactylus salaris; in relation to salmon and freshwater fisheries and sea fisheries; in relation to payments connected with aquaculture and fisheries; and for connected purposes. (SP Bill 67) (Executive Bill).

Introduced by:  Ross Finnie

Explanatory Notes (and other accompanying documents) (SP Bill 67-EN) and a Policy Memorandum (SP Bill 67-PM) were printed to accompany the Bill.

8 September 2006

Schools (Health Promotion and Nutrition) (Scotland) Bill—A Bill for an Act of the Scottish Parliament to make provision about the promotion of health in certain schools and certain school hostels; and to amend the law in relation to the provision of food and drink for certain pupils. (SP Bill 68) (Executive Bill)

Introduced by:  Peter Peacock

Supported by:  Robert Brown

Explanatory Notes (and other accompanying documents) (SP Bill 68-EN) and a Policy Memorandum (SP Bill 68-PM) were printed to accompany the Bill.

19 September 2006

Home Energy Efficiency Targets (Scotland) Bill—A Bill for an Act of the Scottish Parliament to require the Scottish Ministers to establish targets for improvements in home energy efficiency, and to take steps, including preparation of a plan, to achieve the targets. (SP Bill 70) (Member’s Bill)

Introduced by:  Shiona Baird

Explanatory Notes (and other accompanying documents) (SP Bill 70-EN) and a Policy Memorandum (SP Bill 70-PM) were printed to accompany the Bill.

20 September 2006

Commissioner for Older People (Scotland) Bill—A Bill for an Act of the Scottish Parliament to provide for the establishment and functions of a Commissioner for Older People in Scotland; and for connected purposes. (SP Bill 71) (Member’s Bill)

Introduced by:  Alex Neil

Explanatory Notes (and other accompanying documents) (SP Bill 71-EN) and a Policy Memorandum (SP Bill 71-PM) were printed to accompany the Bill.

21 September 2006

Cairngorms National Park Boundary Bill—A Bill for an Act of the Scottish Parliament to extend the boundary of Cairngorms National Park to include parts of Highland and Eastern Perthshire within the National Park; and to make consequential changes to the composition of the Cairngorms National Park Authority.  (SP Bill 72) (Member’s Bill)

Introduced by:  John Swinney

Explanatory Notes (and other accompanying documents) (SP Bill 72-EN) and a Policy Memorandum (SP Bill 72-PM) were printed to accompany the Bill.

25 September 2006

Protection of Vulnerable Groups (Scotland) Bill—A Bill for an Act of the Scottish Parliament to bar certain individuals from working with children or certain adults; to require the Scottish Ministers to keep lists of those individuals; to make further provision in relation to those lists; to establish a scheme under which information about individuals working or seeking to work with children or certain adults is collated and disclosed; to make provision about the sharing of information relevant to the protection of children; to amend Part 5 of the Police Act 1997; to amend the meaning of school care accommodation service in the Regulation of Care (Scotland) Act 2001; and for connected purposes. (SP Bill 73) (Executive Bill)

Introduced by:  Peter Peacock

Explanatory Notes (and other accompanying documents) (SP Bill 73-EN) and a Policy Memorandum (SP Bill 73-PM) were printed to accompany the Bill.

27 September 2006

Education (School Meals etc.) (Scotland) Bill —A Bill for an Act of the Scottish Parliament to make provision for free school meals, water and milk in education authority primary schools; to confer further powers on the Scottish Ministers to extend such provision; to require the Scottish Ministers to set nutritional standards for certain school meals and to establish a complaints procedure in relation to the standards; and to confer powers on the Scottish Ministers to regulate the sale and advertisement of food and drink at certain schools. (SP Bill 74) (Member’s Bill)

Introduced by:  Frances Curran

Explanatory Notes (and other accompanying documents) (SP Bill 74-EN) and a Policy Memorandum (SP Bill 74-PM) were printed to accompany the Bill.

Rights of Relatives to Damages (Mesothelioma) (Scotland) Bill—A Bill for an Act of the Scottish Parliament to amend the law concerning the right of certain relatives of a deceased person to claim damages in respect of the death of the deceased from mesothelioma. (SP Bill 75) (Executive Bill)

Introduced by:  Cathy Jamieson

Supported by:  Hugh Henry

Explanatory Notes (and other accompanying documents) (SP Bill 75-EN) and a Policy Memorandum (SP Bill 75-PM) were printed to accompany the Bill.

Scottish Register of Tartans Bill—A Bill for an Act of the Scottish Parliament to establish a Scottish Register of Tartans and to provide for the appointment and functions of the Keeper of that Register. (SP Bill 76) (Member’s Bill)

Introduced by:  Mr Jamie McGrigor

Explanatory Notes (and other accompanying documents) (SP Bill 76-EN) and a Policy Memorandum (SP Bill 76-PM) were printed to accompany the Bill.

29 September 2006

Civil Appeals (Scotland) Bill—A Bill for an Act of the Scottish Parliament to provide for a final right of civil appeal to a Civil Appeals Committee and to abolish the right of civil appeal to the House of Lords; and for connected purposes. (SP Bill 77) (Member’s Bill)

Introduced by:  Adam Ingram

Explanatory Notes (and other accompanying documents) (SP Bill 77-EN) and a Policy Memorandum (SP Bill 77-PM) were printed to accompany the Bill.

Provision of Rail Passenger Services (Scotland) Bill—A Bill for an Act of the Scottish Parliament to direct the Scottish Ministers as to how they shall exercise the powers conferred upon them by the Railways Act 1993 as amended by the Railways Act 2005 in relation to the provision of rail passenger services; and for connected purposes. (SP Bill 78) (Member’s Bill)

Introduced by:  Tommy Sheridan

Explanatory Notes (and other accompanying documents) (SP Bill 78-EN) and a Policy Memorandum (SP Bill 78-PM) were printed to accompany the Bill.

Treatment of Drug Users (Scotland) Bill—A Bill for an Act of the Scottish Parliament to provide a scheme under which drug users and their families can obtain an integrated health and social care plan for their treatment and rehabilitation; to fund additional treatment services for drug misuse from the proceeds of drug-related crime; and for connected purposes.  (SP Bill 79) (Member’s Bill)

Introduced by:  Rosemary Byrne

Explanatory Notes (and other accompanying documents) (SP Bill 79-EN) and a Policy Memorandum (SP Bill 79-PM) were printed to accompany the Bill.

2 October 2006

Custodial Sentences and Weapons (Scotland) Bill—A Bill for an Act of the Scottish Parliament to restate and amend the law relating to the confinement and release of prisoners; to make provision relating to the control of weapons; and for connected purposes. (SP Bill 80) (Executive Bill)

Introduced by:  Cathy Jamieson

Supported by:  Hugh Henry

Explanatory Notes (and other accompanying documents) (SP Bill 80-EN) and a Policy Memorandum (SP Bill 80-PM) were printed to accompany the Bill.

4 October 2006

Planning etc. (Scotland) Bill—The Bill was reprinted as amended at Stage 2. (SP Bill 51A) (Executive Bill)

8 November 2006

Adoption and Children (Scotland) Bill—The Bill was reprinted as amended at Stage 2. (SP Bill 61A) (Executive Bill)

14 November 2006

Glasgow Airport Rail Link Bill—The Bill was reprinted as amended at Consideration Stage. (SP Bill 54A) (Private Bill)

30 November 2006

Bankruptcy and Diligence etc. (Scotland) Bill—The Bill was reprinted as passed (SP Bill 50B) (Executive Bill).

7 December 2006

Adoption and Children (Scotland) Bill—The Bill was reprinted as passed (SP Bill 61B) (Executive Bill).

12 December 2006

Transport and Works (Scotland) Bill—The Bill was reprinted as amended at Stage 2 (SP Bill 66A) (Executive Bill).

14 December 2006

Legal Profession and Legal Aid (Scotland) Bill—The Bill was reprinted as passed (SP Bill 56B) (Executive Bill).

19 December 2006

Adult Support and Protection (Scotland) Bill—The Bill was reprinted as amended at Stage 2. (SP Bill 62A) (Executive Bill)

18 January 2007

Criminal Proceedings etc. (Scotland) Bill—The Bill was reprinted as passed (SP Bill 55B) (Executive Bill).

Budget (Scotland) (No.4) Bill—A Bill for an Act of the Scottish Parliament to make provision, for financial year 2007/08, for the use of resources by the Scottish Administration and certain bodies whose expenditure is payable out of the Scottish Consolidated Fund, for authorising the payment of sums out of the Fund and for the maximum amounts of borrowing by certain statutory bodies; to make provision, for financial year 2008/09, for authorising the payment of sums out of the Fund on a temporary basis; and for connected purposes.  (SP Bill 81) (Budget Bill)

Introduced by:  Mr Tom McCabe

Supported by:  Mr Jack McConnell, Mr Nicol Stephen, Ms Margaret Curran

Accompanying documents (SP Bill 81-AD) were printed to accompany the Bill.

25 January 2007

Crofting Reform etc. Bill—The Bill was reprinted as passed (SP Bill 57B) (Executive Bill).

31 January 2007

Aquaculture and Fisheries (Scotland) Bill—The Bill was reprinted as amended at Stage 2. (SP Bill 67A) (Executive Bill)

6 February 2007

Prostitution (Public Places) (Scotland) Bill—The Bill was reprinted as amended at Stage 2. (SP Bill 69A) (Executive Bill)

8 February 2007

Transport and Works (Scotland) Bill—The Bill was reprinted as passed (SP Bill 66B) (Executive Bill).

13 February 2007

Schools (Health Promotion and Nutrition) (Scotland) Bill—The Bill was reprinted as amended at Stage 2. (SP Bill 68A) (Executive Bill)

15 February 2007

Adult Support and Protection (Scotland) Bill—The Bill was reprinted as passed (SP Bill 62B) (Executive Bill).

21 February 2007

Rights of Relatives to Damages (Mesothelioma) (Scotland) Bill—The Bill was reprinted as amended at Stage 2. (SP Bill 75A) (Executive Bill)

27 February 2007

Edinburgh Airport Rail Link Bill—The Bill was reprinted as amended at Consideration Stage. (SP Bill 58A) (Private Bill)

Custodial Sentences and Weapons (Scotland) Bill—The Bill was reprinted as amended at Stage 2. (SP Bill 80A) (Executive Bill)

7 March 2007

Christmas Day and New Year’s Day Trading (Scotland) Bill—The Bill was reprinted as passed (SP Bill 59A) (Member’s Bill)

8 March 2007

Protection of Vulnerable Groups (Scotland) Bill—The Bill was reprinted as passed (SP Bill 73B) (Executive Bill).

14 March 2007

Schools (Health Promotion and Nutrition) (Scotland) Bill—The Bill was reprinted as passed. (SP Bill 68B) (Executive Bill)

Airdrie-Bathgate Railway and Linked Improvements Bill—The Bill was reprinted as amended at Consideration Stage. (SP Bill 64A) (Private Bill)

15 March 2007

Custodial Sentences and Weapons (Scotland) Bill—The Bill was reprinted as passed (SP Bill 80B) (Executive Bill)

28 March 2007

Airdrie-Bathgate Railway and Linked Improvements Bill—The Bill was reprinted as passed (SP Bill 64B) (Private Bill).