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Environmental Assessment (Scotland) Act 2005

Parliamentary History of the Environmental Assessment (Scotland) Act 2005

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 ReportsReferences
2 March 2005
Stage 1
(a) Finance Committee
11th Meeting 200519th April 2005, Cols. 2484 - 2496
12th Meeting 200526th April 2005, Cols. 2511 - 2512
13th Meeting 200510th May2005
(b) Environment and Rural Development Committee
11th Meeting 200520th April 2005, Cols. 1773 - 1802
12th Meeting 200527th April 2005, Cols. 1810 - 1844
13th Meeting 200511th May 2005, Cols. 1845 - 1860
14th Meeting 200518th May2005, Cols. 1882
15th Meeting 200525th May 2005, Cols. 1942
16th Meeting 20051st June2005
(c) Subordinate Legislation Committee
13th Meeting 200526th April 2005, Cols. 995 - 998
14th Meeting 20053rd May 2005, Cols. 1005
Report (Environmental and Rural Development Committee)7th June 2005
Stage 2
Environment and Rural Development Committee
22nd Meeting 200514th September 2005, Cols. 2142 - 2183
Stage 3
Parliament9 November 2005
Bill Passed9 November 2005

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