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Rights of Relatives to Damages (Mesothelioma) (Scotland) Act 2007

Parliamentary History

7.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
27 September 2006Bill as introduced (SP Bill 75)
Stage 1
(a) Justice 1 Committee
46th Meeting, 29 November 2006Justice 1 Committee Official Report Cols 4093-4110
48th Meeting, 6 December 2006Justice 1 Committee Official Report Cols 4111-4157
50th Meeting, 13 December 2006Justice 1 Committee Official Report Cols 4163-4173
1st Report, 12 January 2007Justice 1 Committee Report
(b) Consideration by Parliament
Stage 1 Debate, 1 February 2007Official Report Cols 31752-31773
Stage 2
(a) Justice 1 Committee
11th Meeting  21 February 2007Justice 1 Committee Official Report Cols 4223-4226
Bill as amended at Stage 2Bill as amended at Stage 2
Stage 3
(b) Consideration by Parliament
Stage 3 Debate, 21 March 2007Official Report Cols 33366-33386
Royal Assent – 26 April 2007

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