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Section J – Progress of Legislation

For further information on the progress of Bills and subordinate legislation, contact either the relevant clerk or webpage (see end of Bulletin for details).

Bills in Progress

A list of all bills in progress can be accessed by the Scottish Parliament website at:

http://www.scottish.parliament.uk/business/bills/billsInProgress/index.htm

For each Bill, the date of the next (or most recent) event in the Bill’s passage is given. Other relevant information, e.g. about lodging amendments, is given in italics.

As soon as a Public Bill (i.e. an Executive, Committee or Member’s Bill) has completed Stage 1, amendments for consideration at Stage 2 may be lodged; and as soon as Stage 2 is completed, amendments for Stage 3 consideration may be lodged. The last lodging day for amendments at Stage 2 is three sitting days before the meeting at which those amendments will be considered (e.g. Thursday for a meeting on Tuesday); at Stage 3 it is four days before. Amendments may be lodged until 4.30 pm on any sitting day, except on the last lodging day for Stage 2, when the deadline is 12 noon.

A Hybrid Bill is subject to the same rules except in the case of Stage 2 where amendments for consideration may be lodged no earlier than the completion of any consideration of evidence at Stage 2.

Amendments to Private Bills are subject to different deadlines. These are set out in Rule 9A.12 of Standing Orders.

Members are advised to lodge amendments in good time before the beginning of a Stage and as early as possible during the day.

(Ex) = Executive Bill; (M) = Member’s Bill; (C) = Committee Bill; (P) = Private Bill; (H) = Hybrid Bill.

Alcohol etc. (Scotland) Bill (Ex)

Passed 10 November

Autism (Scotland) Bill (M)

Stage 1 (evidence, lead committee (Education, Lifelong Learning and Culture)) 24 November

Certification of Death (Scotland) Bill (Ex)

Stage 1 (evidence, lead committee, Health and Sport) 1 December

Children’s Hearings (Scotland) Bill (Ex)

Passed 25 November

Commissioner for Victims and Witnesses (Scotland) Bill (M)

Stage 1 (lead committee (Justice)) 29 June

Damages (Scotland) Bill (M)

Stage 1 (lead committee (Justice)) 30 November

Domestic Abuse (Scotland) Bill (M)

Stage 1 (lead committee (Justice)) 23 November

Double Jeopardy (Scotland) Bill (Ex)

Stage 1 (Subordinate Legislation Committee) 30 November

Lead committee - Justice

End of Life Assistance (Scotland) Bill (M)

Stage 1 (debate, meeting of the Parliament) 1 December

Stage 1 Report – End of Life Assistance (Scotland) Bill Committee (1st Report, 2010)

Forced Marriage etc. (Protection and Jurisdiction) (Scotland) Bill (Ex)

Stage 1 (evidence, lead committee, Equal Opportunities) 23 November

Forth Crossing Bill (H)

Stage 2 completed 17 November

Stage 3 amendments may now be lodged with the clerks to the Forth Crossing Bill Committee

Historic Environment (Amendment) (Scotland) Bill (Ex)

Stage 1 completed 4 November

Stage 2 amendments may now be lodged with the clerks to the Education, Lifelong Learning and Culture Committee

Housing (Scotland) Bill (Ex)

Passed 3 November

Local Electoral Administration (Scotland) Bill (Ex)

Stage 1 (Subordinate Legislation Committee) 30 November

Lead committee - Local Government and Communities

Long Leases (Scotland) Bill (Ex)

Stage 1 (lead committee (Justice)) 16 November

Palliative Care (Scotland) Bill (M)

Stage 1 Report (Health and Sport Committee) published 29 November

Patient Rights (Scotland) Bill (Ex)

After Stage 1 (Subordinate Legislation Committee) 30 November

Stage 2 (Day 1) (Health and SportCommittee) 7 December

All amendments should be lodged by 12 noon on Wednesday 1 December with the clerks to the committee

Private Rented Housing (Scotland) Bill (Ex)

Stage 1 (evidence, lead committee, Local Government and Communities) 1 December

Property Factors (Scotland) Bill (M)

Stage 1 Report (Local Government and Communities Committee)

published 16 November

Protection of Workers (Scotland) Bill (M)

Stage 1 Report (Economy, Energy and Tourism Committee)

published 26 November

Public Records (Scotland) Bill (Ex)

Stage 1 (lead committee (Education, Lifelong Learning and Culture)) 27 October

Reservoirs (Scotland) Bill (Ex)

Stage 1 (evidence, lead committee, Rural Affairs and Environment) 1 December

Wildlife and Natural Environment (Scotland) Bill (Ex)

Stage 1 (debate, meeting of the Parliament) 2 December

Stage 1 Report – Rural Affairs and Environment Committee (8th Report, 2010)

Subordinate legislation in progress
(date of laying) (Lead Committee)

Affirmative Instruments

Lead committee to report by 29 November 2010

The Protection of Vulnerable Groups (Scotland) Act 2007 (Miscellaneous Provisions) Order 2010 (SSI 2010/draft) (14 October 2010) (Education, Lifelong Learning and Culture)

The Official Statistics (Scotland) Amendment Order 2010 (SSI 2010/draft) (20 October 2010) (Finance)

The Budget (Scotland) Act 2010 Amendment (No. 2) Order 2010 (SSI2010/draft) (21 October 2010)
(Finance)

The Waste Information (Scotland) Regulations 2010 (SSI 2010/draft) (26 October 2010) (Rural Affairs and Environment)

The Number of Inner House Judges (Variation) Order 2010 (SSI 2010/draft) (27 October 2010) (Justice)

Lead committee to report by 6 December 2010

The Fishing Boats (EU Electronic Reporting) (Scotland) Scheme 2010 (SSI2010/374) (1 November 2010) (Rural Affairs and Environment)

Lead committee to report by 13 December 2010

The National Scenic Areas (Consequential Modifications) (Scotland) Order 2010 (SSI2010/draft) (16 November 2010) (Rural Affairs and Environment)

Lead committee to report by 20 December 2010

The Sexual Offences Act 2003 (Remedial) (Scotland) Order 2010 (SSI2010/370) (25 October 2010) (Justice)

Lead committee to report by 10 January 2011

The Sale of Tobacco (Registration of Moveable Structures and Fixed Penalty Notices (Scotland) Order 2010 (SSI2010/draft) (22 November 2010) (Health and Sport)

Other Documents

Subject to approval by 20 January 2011

The Scottish Public Services Ombudsman draft Statement of Complaints Handling Principles and covering submission to Parliament (5 November 2010) (Local Government and Communities)

Negative Instruments

Subject to annulment by 29 November 2010

The East Dunbartonshire Council Area and Glasgow City Council Area (Princes Gate and Greenacres by Robroyston) Boundaries Alteration Order 2010 (SSI 2010/353) (8 October 2010) (Local Government and Communities)

The Feed (Sampling and Analysis and Specified Undesirable Substances) (Scotland) Regulations 2010 (SSI 2010/354) (8 October 2010) (Rural Affairs and Environment)

The Foodstuffs Suitable for People Intolerant to Gluten (Scotland) Regulations 2010 (SSI 2010/355)
(8 October 2010) (Health and Sport)

Subject to annulment by 3 December 2010

The Mental Welfare Commission for Scotland (Qualifications, Training and Experience of Medical Visitors) Regulations 2010 (SSI 2010/356) (11 October 2010) (Health and Sport)

The National Health Service (Charges for Drugs and Appliances) (Scotland) Amendment (No. 2) Regulations 2010 (SSI 2010/366) (22 October 2010) (Health and Sport)

The Bankruptcy (Scotland) Amendment Regulations 2010 (SSI 2010/367) (22 October 2010) (Justice)

Subject to annulment by 4 December 2010

The National Health Service (Superannuation Scheme, Pension Scheme, Injury Benefits and Additional Voluntary Contributions) (Scotland) Amendment (No. 2) Regulations 2010 (SSI 2010/369) (26 October 2010) (Finance)

Subject to annulment by 7 December 2010

The Animal Feed (Scotland) Regulations 2010 (SSI 2010/373) (29 October 2010) (Rural Affairs and Environment)

Subject to annulment by 11 December 2010

The Scallops (Luce Bay) (Prohibition of Fishing) Order 2010 (SSI 2010/375) (2 November 2010) (Rural Affairs and Environment)

Subject to annulment by 12 December 2010

The Criminal Legal Aid (Scotland) Amendment Regulations 2010 (SSI2010/377) (3 November 2010) (Justice)

Subject to annulment by 13 December 2010

The National Health Service (General Opthalmic Services and General Dental Services) (Scotland) Amendment Regulations 2010 (SSI 2010/378) (4 November 2010) (Education, Lifelong Learning and Culture)

The Scottish Social Services Council (Appointments, Procedure and Access to the Register) Amendment (No. 2) Regulations 2010 (SSI 2010/379) (4 November 2010) (Education, Lifelong Learning and Culture)

The Protection of Vulnerable Groups (Scotland) Act 2007 (Power to Refer) (Information Held by Public Bodies etc.) Order 2010 (SSI 2010/380) (4 November 2010) (Education, Lifelong Learning and Culture)

The Protection of Vulnerable Groups (Scotland) Act 2007 (Prescribed Purposes for Consideration of Suitability) Regulations 2010 (SSI 2010/381) (4 November 2010) (Education, Lifelong Learning and Culture)

The Police Act 1997 (Alteration of the Meaning of Suitability Information relating to Children and Protected Adults) (Scotland) (No. 2) Order 2010 (SSI2010/382) (4 November 2010) (Education, Lifelong Learning and Culture)

The Police Act 1997 (Criminal Records) (Registration) (Scotland) Regulations 2010 (SSI 2010/383) (4 November 2010) (Education, Lifelong Learning and Culture)

Subject to annulment by 19 December 2010

The Public Finance and Accountability (Scotland) Act 2000 (Economy, efficiency and effectiveness examinations) (Specified bodies etc.) Order 2010 (SSI 2010/389) (10 November 2010) (Public Audit)

The Cleaner Road Transport Vehicles (Scotland) Regulations 2010 (SSI2010/390) (10 November 2010) (Transport, Infrastructure and Climate Change)

The Non-Domestic Rating Contributions (Scotland) Amendment Regulations 2010 (SSI 2010/391) (10 November 2010) (Finance)

Subject to annulment by 20 December 2010

The Ethical Standards in Public Life etc. (Scotland) Act 2000 (Register of Interests) Amendment Regulations 2010 (SSI 2010/392) (11 November 2010) (Local Government and Communities)

The National Health Service (General Medical Services Contracts) (Scotland) Amendment Regulations 2010 (SSI 201/394) (11 November 2010) (Healthand Sport)

The National Health Service (Primary Medical Services Section 17C Agreements) (Scotland) Amendment Regulations 2010 (SSI 2010/395) (11 November 2010) (Health and Sport)

Subject to annulment by 21 December 2010

The Fire Safety (Scotland) Amendment Regulations 2010 (SSI 2010/393) (12 November 2010) (Justice)

Subject to annulment by 15 January 2011

The Beef and Veal Labelling (Scotland) Regulations 2010 (SSI 2010/402) (19 November 2010) (Rural Affairs and Environment)

Subject to annulment by 18 January 2011

The Plant Health (Import Inspection Fees) (Scotland) Amendment Regulations 2010 (SSI 2010/405) (22 November 2010) (Rural Affairs and Environment)

The Sale of Tobacco (Prescribed Document) Regulations 2010 (SSI2010/406) (22 November 2010) (Health and Sport)

The Sale of Tobacco (Register of Tobacco Retailers) Regulations 2010 (SSI2010/407) (22 November 2010) (Health and Sport)

Contacts for Further Information

All telephone numbers 0131 348 XXXX

Web site: www.scottish.parliament.uk

General Enquiries 5000
Chamber Desk (Motions and Questions) 5199
Parliamentary Business Team (Chamber, Parliamentary Bureau) 5187

Committee web sites (www.scottish.parliament.uk/business/committees)

Economy, Energy and Tourism 5230 Contact
Education, Lifelong Learning and Culture 5204 Contact

End of Life Assistance (Scotland) Bill

5224

Contact

Equal Opportunities 5211 Contact
European and External Relations 5234 Contact
Finance 5215 Contact
Forth Crossing Bill 6234 Contact
Health and Sport 5210 Contact
Justice 5195 Contact
Local Government and Communities 5217 Contact
Public Audit 5236 Contact
Public Petitions 5982 Contact
Rural Affairs and Environment 5242 Contact
Standards, Procedures and Public Appoitments 5213 Contact
Subordinate Legislation 5175 Contact
Transport, Infrastructure and Climate Change 5211 Contact
William Simpson's Home (Transfer of Property etc.) (Scotland) Bill 6124 Contact

Scottish Parliamentary Corporate Body
http://www.scottish.parliament.uk/corporate/spcb/index.htm

Parliamentary Bureau
http://www.scottish.parliament.uk/business/parliamentaryBureau.htm

The Conveners’ Group
http://www.scottish.parliament.uk/s3/committees/CommitteeConvenersGroup/index.htm

Scottish Commission for Public Audit
http://www.scottish.parliament.uk/s3/committees/scpa/index.htm

MSP Details
http://www.scottish.parliament.uk/apps2/MSP/MSPHome/Default.aspx

Glossary
http://www.scottish.parliament.uk/apps2/cnPages/glossary/default.aspx

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