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Christmas Day and New Year’s Day Trading (Scotland) Act 2007

Parliamentary History

The following table sets out, for each Stage of the proceedings in the Scottish Parliament for this Act, the dates on which the proceedings at the Stage took place, the references to the Official Report of those proceedings and the dates on which the Committee Reports and other papers relating to the Act were published, and the references to those Reports and other papers.

Proceedings and ReportsReference
20 March 2006Act as introduced (SP Act 41)
Stage 1
(a) Justice 2 Committee
20th Meeting, 20065 September 2006
21st Meeting, 200612 September 2006
22nd Meeting, 200619 September 2006
25th Meeting, 20063 October 2006
26th Meeting, 200624 October 2006
29th Meeting, 20067 November 2006
Report14 November 2006
(b) Consideration by the Parliament
22 November 2006Cols 29527–29564
Stage 2
2nd Meeting 2007 (Session 2)16 January 2007, Cols 3121–3134 & Minutes J2/S2/07/2/M
Stage 3
(a) Consideration by the Parliament
Stage 37 March 2007, Cols 32778– 32826
Royal Assent
13 April 2007Christmas Day and New Year’s Day Trading (Scotland) Act 2007 (asp 13)

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