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Police and Fire Services (Finance) (Scotland) Act 2001

Parliamentary History

The following table sets out, for each Stage of the proceedings in the Scottish Parliament on the Bill for this Act, the dates on which the proceedings at that Stage took place, the references to the Official Report of those proceedings and the dates on which Committee Reports and other papers relating to the Bill were published and references to those Reports and other papers.

Proceedings and ReportsReference
31 May 2001SP Bill 29 (Session 1), subsequently 2001 asp 15
Stage 1
(a) Local Government Committee
20th meeting 2001 (Session 1)26 June 2001, col 2117 – 2126 & minutes
21st meeting 2001 (Session 1)4 September 2001, col 2127 – 2158 & minutes
(b) Consideration by Parliament
27 September 2001Col 2969 – 2994
Stage 2
(c) Committee of the Whole Parliament1 November 2001, Col 3632 – 3635 and 3636 - 3639
Royal Assent – 5 December 2001

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