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Education (School Meals) (Scotland) Act 2003

Parliamentary History of the Bill for This Act

8.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 and the references to the Official Report of those proceedings.

Proceedings and ReportsReference
IntroductionSP Bill 3 Session 2 2003
29 May 2003Cols 292 - 293
Stage 1Cols 325 - 387
Consideration by Parliament
4 June 2003
Stage 2Cols 570 - 613
Consideration by Parliament
11 June 2003
Stage 3Cols 614 - 623
Consideration by Parliament
11 June 2003
Royal Assent
7 July 2003

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