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Local Electoral Administration and Registration Services (Scotland) Act 2006

Parliamentary History

164.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 Act were published, and references to those reports.

Proceedings and ReportsReference
20 December 2005Bill as introduced
Stage 1
Local Government and Transport Committee
1st Meeting, 10 January 2006Item in private
2nd Meeting, 17 January 2006Cols 3212-3244
3rd Meeting, 31 January 2006Cols 3247-3270
4th Meeting, 7 February 2006Cols 3272-3309
6th Meeting, 28 February 2006Cols 3371-3395
7th Meeting, 7 March 2006Item in private
9th Meeting, 21 March 2006Item in private
10th Meeting, 28 March 2006Item in private
Subordinate Legislation Committee
4th Meeting, 31 January 2006Cols 1525-1531
5th Meeting, 7 February 2006Cols 1541-1546
6th Meeting, 21 February 2006Cols 1555-1558
Finance Committee
2nd Meeting, 24 January 2006Col 3339
Consideration by the Parliament
Stage 1 Debate, 4 May 2006Cols 25312-25337
Stage 2
Local Government and Transport Committee
15th Meeting, 30 May 2006Cols 3770-3816
After Stage 2
Subordinate Legislation Committee
21st Meeting, 20 June 2006Cols 1898-1899
29th Report, 2006 (SP 603)Report on the Bill as amended at Stage 2
Stage 3
Consideration by the Parliament
Stage 3 Debate, 22 June 2006Cols 26838-26848 Morning Debate
Cols 26888-26912 Afternoon Debate
Bill Passed, 22 June 2006Local Electoral Administration and Registration Services (Scotland) Bill as passed
Royal Assent
1 August 2006Local Electoral Administration and Registration Services (Scotland) Act (asp 14)

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