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Water Environment and Water Services (Scotland) Act 2003

Parliamentary History of Water Environment and Water Services (Scotland) Act 2003

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
18 June 2002SP Bill 57 (Session 1)
Stage 1
(a) Transport and the Environment Committee
22nd Meeting 200226 June 2002, cols 3337-3338
23rd Meeting 20024 September 2002, cols 3354-3386
24th Meeting 200211 September 2002, cols 3390-3420
25th Meeting 200218 September 2002, cols 3442-3486
26th Meeting 200225 September 2002, cols 3487-3538
27th Meeting 20022 October 2002, cols 3541-3542
28th Meeting 20029 October 2002 (in private)
16th Report 2002: Report on the Water Environment and Water ServicesSP Paper 677
(b) Subordinate Legislation Committee
26th Meeting 200224 September 2002, cols 1028-1034
27th Meeting 20021 October 2002, cols 1042-1045
(c) Consideration by the Parliament
30 October 2002Cols 14718-14762
Stage 2
(a) Transport and the Environment Committee
31st Meeting 200213 November 2002, cols 3668-3686
32nd Meeting 200220 November 2002, cols 3712-3759
33rd Meeting 200227 November 2002, cols 3785-3824
34th Meeting 20024 December 2002, cols 3826-3865
35th Meeting 200211 December 2002, cols 3888-3919
Stage 3
(b) Subordinate Legislation Committee
3rd Meeting, 200321 January 2003, cols 1172-1173
6th Report 2003: Water Environment and Water Services (Scotland) Bill as amended at Stage 2: Delegated Powers ScrutinySP Paper 754
(c) Consideration by the Parliament
29 January 2003Cols 17499-17557 and 17573-17592
Royal Assent 5 March 2003

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