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School Education (Ministerial Powers and Independent Schools) (Scotland) Act 2004

Parliamentary History

66.The following table sets out, for each Stage of the proceedings in the Scottish Parliament on the Bill for the 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
29 March 2004SP Bill 22
Stage 1
(a) Education Committee
10th Meeting 200424 March 2004, cols 1203-1208
13th Meeting 20045 May 2004, cols 1305-1328
14th Meeting 200412 May 2004, cols 1330-1362, 1373-1404
7th Report (15 June): Stage 1 Report on School Education (Ministerial Powers and Independent Schools) (Scotland) BillSP Paper 177
(b) Finance Committee
12th Meeting 200420 April 2004, cols 1271-1276
13th Meeting 200427 April 2004, cols 1304-1308
12 May: Report on School Education (Ministerial Powers and Independent Schools) (Scotland) BillSP Paper SE-001
(c) Subordinate Legislation Committee
17th Meeting 200417 May 2004, cols 443-446
18th Meeting 200425 May 2004, cols 451-453
(d) Consideration by the Parliament Committee
24 June 2004Cols 9591-9620, 9625-9628
Stage 2
(a) Education Committee
19th Meeting 200415 September 2004, cols 1587-1610
(b) Subordinate Legislation Committee
26th Meeting 200428 September 2004, col 582
35th Report (4 October): School Education (Ministerial Powers and Independent Schools) (Scotland) Bill as amended at Stage 2SP Paper 218
Stage 3
Consideration by the Parliament
6 October 2004Cols 10942-10965, 11058-11060
Royal Assent
12 November 2004

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