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A Bill to make provision about the regulation of the construction, alteration and management of certain reservoirs, in particular in relation to the risk of flooding from such reservoirs, for the repeal and replacement of the Reservoirs Act 1975, about offences to facilitate the achievement of the environmental objectives set out in river basin management plans; and for connected purposes.

Current status of Bill: The Bill received Royal Assent on 12 April 2011.

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Contents

Introduction

This Executive Bill was introduced by Richard Lochhead MSP on 6 October 2010.

SPICe Briefing on Bill (as introduced):

SB 10-84 Reservoirs (Scotland) Bill (689KB pdf posted 26.11.2010)

Stage 1

The lead committee for Stage 1 is the Rural Affairs and Environment Committee.

Lead committee: Rural Affairs and Environment Committee

Lead committee's Stage 1 report

Other committees:

Finance Committee on 23 November 2010 and 14 December 2010.

Subordinate Legislation Committee on 16 November 2010 and 7 December 2010.

The Stage 1 debate took place on 27 January 2011.

Chamber proceedings at Stage 1 (27 January 2011): Official Report and Minutes

The Bill passed Stage 1 on 27 January 2011.

The deadline for Stage 1 was 11 February 2011.

After Stage 1

The Subordinate Legislation Committee considered the Scottish Government's response to points raised on the delegated powers provisions in this Bill in its Stage 1 report.

Subordinate Legislation Committee on 1 February 2011.

Stage 2

The Bill was referred to the Rural Affairs and Environment Committee at Stage 2.

23 February 2011 (Consideration of amendments, Day 1)

Stage 2 was completed on 23 February 2011.

The deadline for completion of Stage 2 was 25 February 2011.

After Stage 2

The Subordinate Legislation Committee considered the delegated powers provisions in this Bill after Stage 2.

Subordinate Legislation Committee on 8 March 2011.

SPICe briefing on Bill (Parliamentary Consideration prior to Stage 3):

SB 11-21 Reservoirs (Scotland) Bill: Stage 3 (576KB pdf posted 04.03.2011))

Stage 3

The Stage 3 debate was held on 9 March 2011.

The Bill passed Stage 3 on 9 March 2011.

Royal Assent

The Bill received Royal Assent on 12 April 2011.

Reservoirs (Scotland) Act 2011 asp 9

Passage of the Bill: summary