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Scottish Public Services Ombudsman Act 2002

Parliamentary History of the Scottish Public Services Ombudsman Act 2002

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 proceedings at that Stage took place, the references to the Official Report of those proceedings and the dates on which Committee Reports were published and the references to those Reports.

The Bill for this Act was introduced in the Parliament as the Scottish Public Sector Ombudsman Bill (amended at Stage 2 to the Scottish Public Services Ombudsman Bill).

Proceedings and ReportsReference
22 November 2001SP Bill 43 (Session 1)
Stage 1
(a) Local Government Committee (lead)
34th Meeting, 200118 December 2001, cols 2518-2566
1st Report 2002 (25 January 2002): Stage 1 Report on the Scottish Public Sector Ombudsman BillSP Paper 496
(b) Health and Community Care Committee
30th Meeting, 20015 December 2001, cols 2236-2258 and 2260-2276
(c) Subordinate Legislation Committee
36th Meeting, 200118 December 2001, cols 711-712
(d) Consideration by the Parliament
31 January 2002cols 5924-5960
Stage 2
Local Government Committee
7th Meeting, 20025 March 2002, cols 2789-2801
Stage 3
Consideration by the Parliament
21st March 2002cols 10487-10500

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