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Housing (Scotland) Act 2006

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214.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, the dates on which Committee Reports and other papers relating to the Bill were published, and references to those Reports and other papers.

Proceedings and ReportsReference
7 March 2005Bill as introduced (SP Bill 40)
Stage 1
(a) Communities Committee
9th Meeting, 16 March 2005cols 1861-1905
10th Meeting, 12 April 2005cols 1913-1961
11th Meeting, 19 April 2005cols 1967-2044
15th Meeting, 11 May 2005cols 2171-2236
16th Meeting, 18 May 2005cols 2237-2310
17th Meeting, 25 May 2005cols 2313-2346
7th Report, 2005 (Session 2), 22 June 2005Stage 1 Report on Housing (Scotland) Bill (SP Paper 387)
(b) Finance Committee
12th Meeting, 26 April 2005cols 2512-2529
Report to Communities Committee, 11 May 2005Report on Housing (Scotland) Bill
(c) Subordinate Legislation Committee
16th Meeting, 17 May 2005cols 1028-1038
17th Meeting, 24 May 2005cols 1050-1056
(d) Consideration by the Parliament
Stage 1 Debate, 29 June 2005cols 18389-18439
Stage 2
(a) Communities Committee
21st Meeting, 14 September 2005cols 2367-2386
22nd Meeting, 21 September 2005cols 2418-2452
23rd Meeting, 28 September 2005cols 2454-2481
24th Meeting, 5 October 2005cols 2486-2509
26th Meeting, 2 November 2005cols 2547-2611
Bill as amended at Stage 2Bill as amended (SP Bill 40A)
(b) Subordinate Legislation Committee
32nd Meeting, 22 November 2005cols 1383-1385
42nd Report, 2005 (24 November 2005): Housing (Scotland) Bill as amended at Stage 2SP Paper 450
Stage 3
Consideration by the Parliament
Stage 3 Debate, 24 November 2005cols 21058-21209
Bill passed, 24 November 2005Bill as passed (SP Bill 40B)
Royal Assent – 5 January 2006SP Business Bulletin No 1/2006

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