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Scottish Commission for Human Rights Act 2006

Parliamentary History of Scottish Commissioner for Human Rights Act 2006

110.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 ReportsReference
7 October 2005SP Bill 48
Stage 1
(a) Finance Committee
28th Meeting, 200529 November 2005, cols 3191 - 3204
(b) Justice 1 Committee (lead)
39th Meeting, 200530 November 2005, col 2413
1st Report 2006 (23 February 2006)SP Paper 508
Scottish Commissioner for Human Rights Bill
Scrutiny, Stage 1 Report
(c) Consideration by the Parliament
3 May 2006cols 25143 - 25192
Stage 2
Justice 1 Committee
31st Meeting 200620 September 2006, cols 3756 - 3802
Stage 3
Consideration by the Parliament2 November 2006, cols 28843 – 28918
Royal Assent8 December 2006

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