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Charities and Trustee Investment (Scotland) Act 2005

 Short title and commencement

121.Section 107(1) provides for the short title to the Act. Subsection (2) provides that only sections 102, 103 and this section come into force when the Act receives Royal Assent. The remaining provisions of the Act will come into force on a date (or dates) appointed by the Scottish Ministers by means of a commencement order or orders.

Parliamentary History

122.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 the proceedings at that Stage took place, the references to the Official Report of those proceedings and the dates on which Committee Reports and other papers relating to the Bill were published, and references to those Reports and other papers.

Charities and Trustee Investment (Scotland) Act 2005  (asp10)
Proceedings and ReportsReference
15 November 2004Bill as introduced (SP Bill 32)
Stage 1
a) Communities Committee
29th Meeting, 1 December 2004In Private
30th Meeting, 8 December 2004cols 1473 - 1496
31st Meeting, 15 December 2004cols 1499 - 1556
1st Meeting, 12 January 2005cols 1558 - 1608
2nd Meeting, 19 January 2005cols 1610 - 1650
3rd Meeting, 26 January 2005cols 1651 - 1700
4th Meeting, 2 February 2005cols 1702 - 1744
5th Meeting, 9 February 2005In Private
6th Meeting, 23 February 2005In Private
1st Report, 2005 (Session 2)Stage 1 Report on the Charities and Trustee Investment (Scotland) Bill (SP Paper 301)
b) Finance Committee
34th Meeting, 21 December 2004cols 2139 - 2156
nd Meeting, 18 January 2005cols 2183 - 2227
3rd Meeting, 25 January 2005In Private
4th Meeting, 1 February 2005In Private
Report to Communities Committee, 2 February 2005Report on Charities and Trustee Investment (Scotland) Bill
c) Subordinate Legislation Committee
4th Meeting, 1 February 2005cols 782 - 785
5th Meeting, 8 February 2005cols 835 - 839
d) Consideration by the Parliament
Stage 1 debate, 9 March 2005cols –15095 – 15148
Stage 2
a) Communities Committee
12th Meeting, 20 April 2005cols 2045 - 2092
13th Meeting, 27 April 2005cols 2094 - 2136
14th Meeting, 4 May 2005cols 2137 - 2170
Bill as amended at Stage 2Bill as amended (SP Bill 32A)
c) Subordinate Legislation Committee
19th Meeting, 7 June 2005cols –1082 – 1086
23rd Report, 8 June 2005Report on the Charities and Trustee Investment (Scotland) Bill (SP375)
Stage 3
Consideration by the Parliament
Stage 3 debate, 9 June 2005cols 17820 - 17888
Bill passed, 9 June 2005Bill as passed (SP Bill 32B)
Royal Assent
14 July 2005Charities and Trustee Investment (Scotland) Act 2005  (asp10)

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