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Council of the Law Society of Scotland Act 2003

Parliamentary History of Council of the Law Society of Scotland Act 2003

29.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.

Proceedings and ReportsReference
6 September 2002SP Bill 60 (Session 1)
Stage 1
(a) Justice 1 Committee
39th Meeting, 200219 November 2002, cols 4227 - 4252
42nd Meeting, 200210 December 2002 (in private)

12th Report 2002 (20 December 2002):

Stage 1 Report on the Council of the Law Society of Scotland Bill

SP Paper 724
(b) Consideration by the Parliament
9 January 2003cols 16799 – 16826
Stage 2
Justice 1 Committee
4th Meeting, 200318 February 2003, cols 4593 – 4596
Stage 3
Consideration by the Parliament
26 March 2003cols 19938 – 19944
Royal Assent – 1 May 2003

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