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Aquaculture and Fisheries (Scotland) Act 2007

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93.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
Bill as introduced , 29 June 2006Bill as introduced (SP67)
Stage 1
(a) Environment and Rural Development Committee
27th meeting, 27 September 2006cols 3487 – 3517
28th meeting, 4 October 2006cols 3523 – 3566
29th meeting, 24 October 2006cols 3569 – 3590
30th meeting, 1 November 2006cols 3617 – 3643
31st meeting, 8 November 2006cols 3665 – 3689
Stage 1 Report on the Aquaculture and Fisheries (Scotland) Bill:14th Report (session 2), 5 December 2006
SP paper 690 (ERD/S2/06/R14)
(b) Finance Committee
22nd meeting, 19 September 2006cols 3907 – 3916
Report to the Environment and Rural Development Committee, 5 October 2006Report on the Financial Memorandum of the Aquaculture and Fisheries (Scotland) Bill
(c) Subordinate Legislation Committee
24th meeting, 12 September 2006cols 1953 – 1957
26th meeting, 26 September 2006cols 1995 – 1997
Report to the Environment and Rural Development Committee, 26 September 200614th Report, 2006 (SP Paper 690)
Volume 2 - Evidence
Consideration by the Parliament
Stage 1 Debate, date December 2006cols 30628 – 30657
Stage 2
(a) Environment and Rural Development Committee
3rd meeting, 24 January 2007cols 3908 – 3918
4th meeting, 31 January 2007cols 3957 – 3972
Bill as amended at Stage 2, 1 February 2007Bill as amended at Stage 2 (SP Bill 67A)
(b) Subordinate Legislation Committee
7th meeting, 20 February 2007cols 2307 – 2323
8th meeting, 27 February 2007cols 2346 – 2347
Report on Aquaculture and Fisheries (Scotland) Bill as amended at Stage 216th Report, 2007 (session 2)
(SP Paper 755)
Stage 3
Consideration by Parliament
Stage 3 debate, 1 March 2007cols 32695 - 32752
Bill passed, 1 March 2007Bill as passed (SP Bill 67B)
Royal Assent – 5 April 2007Aquaculture and Fisheries (Scotland) Act 2007 (asp12)

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