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Certification of Death (Scotland) Act 2011

Parliamentary History

74.The table below sets out, for each stage of the proceedings in the Scottish Parliament on the Bill for the Act, the dates on which the proceedings at that stage took place, the reference to the Official report of those proceedings and the dates on which the Committee reports and other papers relating to the Bill were published.

Proceedings and ReportsReferences
Introduction
Bill, as introduced, 7 October 2010

Certification of Death (Scotland) Bill as introduced:

http://www.scottish.parliament.uk/s3/bills/58-CertDeath/b58s3-introd.pdf

SPICe Briefing (SB-10-83), 25 November 2010

http://www.scottish.parliament.uk/business/research/briefings-10/SB10-83.pdf

Stage 1
Health and Sport Committee

34th meeting,

24 November 2010

Col 3710

http://www.scottish.parliament.uk/s3/committees/hs/or-10/he10-3401.htm

35th meeting,

1 December 2010

Col 3744

http://www.scottish.parliament.uk/s3/committees/hs/or-10/he10-3501.htm

38th meeting,

15 December 2010

Col 3861

http://www.scottish.parliament.uk/s3/committees/hs/or-10/he10-3801.htm

1st report, Health and Sport Committee, SP Paper 568

Report on Certification of Death (Scotland) Bill

http://www.scottish.parliament.uk/s3/committees/hs/reports-11/her11-01-vol1.htm

Subordinate Legislation Committee

 32nd meeting,

23 November 2010

Col 1190

http://www.scottish.parliament.uk/s3/committees/subleg/or-10/su10-3201.htm

66th report, Subordinate Legislation Committee

Report on Certification of Death (Scotland) Bill

http://www.scottish.parliament.uk/s3/committees/subleg/reports-10/sur10-66.htm

Consideration by Parliament
3 February 2011

Official report, Stage 1 debate

http://www.scottish.parliament.uk/apps2/business/orsearch/ReportView.aspx?r=6077&mode=html

After Stage 1
Subordinate Legislation Committee

5th meeting,

22 February 2011

Col 1312

http://www.scottish.parliament.uk/s3/committees/subleg/or-11/su11-0501.htm

Stage 2
Health and Sport Committee

4th meeting,

2 March 2011

Col 3962

http://www.scottish.parliament.uk/s3/committees/hs/or-11/he11-0401.htm

Bill, as amended at Stage 2, 14 December 2010

Certification of Death (Scotland) Bill as amended at stage 2

http://www.scottish.parliament.uk/s3/bills/58-CertDeath/b58as3-stage2.pdf

After Stage 2
Subordinate Legislation Committee

8th meeting,

15 March 2011

Col 1374

http://www.scottish.parliament.uk/s3/committees/subleg/or-11/su11-0801.htm

20th report, Subordinate Legislation Committee

Report on Certification of Death (Scotland) Bill as amended at stage 2

http://www.scottish.parliament.uk/s3/committees/subleg/reports-11/sur11-20.htm

Stage 3
Consideration by Parliament
16 March 2011

Official Report, Stage 3 debate

http://www.scottish.parliament.uk/apps2/business/orsearch/ReportView.aspx?r=6188&mode=html

Bill, as passed,

16 March 2011

Certification of Death (Scotland) Bill as passed

http://www.scottish.parliament.uk/s3/bills/58-CertDeath/b58bs3-aspassed.pdf

Royal Assent
20 April 2011

http://www.legislation.gov.uk/asp/2011/11/pdfs/asp_20110011_en.pdf

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