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Wednesday 31 May 2000

Section G - Bills, amendments to Bills and proposals for members’ Bills



New Bills introduced or reprinted on 25 May 2000

Regulation of Investigatory Powers (Scotland) Bill—A Bill for an Act of the Scottish Parliament to regulate surveillance and the use of covert human intelligence sources. (SP Bill 16) (Executive Bill)

Introduced by: Mr Jim Wallace

Supported by: Angus MacKay

Explanatory Notes (and other accompanying documents) (SP Bill 16-EN) and a Policy Memorandum (SP Bill 16-PM) were printed to accompany the Bill.

Proposals for Members’ Bills

Names marked with an asterisk (*) are new names of support. Proposals that have attracted 11 supporters have those supporters’ names shown in bold. The member who lodged such a proposal has the right to introduce a Member’s Bill to give effect to that proposal under rule 9.14.

Fergus Ewing: Proposed Registration of Scotland’s Land Bill—Proposal for a Bill to amend the Land Registration (Scotland) Act 1979 to make the registration of title to land compulsory in the circumstances set out in section 2 of that Act; to make the registration of title to land in other circumstances compulsory according to a timescale or timescales to be specified by order; and to require information regarding beneficial ownership of land to be displayed on the title sheet. (lodged 23 May 2000)

Supported by: Christine Grahame, Fiona Hyslop*


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