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Health Boards (Membership and Elections) (Scotland) Act 2009

Parliamentary History

66.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, 25 June 2008
Spice Briefing (SB 08-59) on the Bill, as introduced, 31 October 2008
Stage 1
(a) Health and Sport Committee
26th Meeting, 5 November 2008
27th Meeting, 12 November 2008
28th Meeting, 19 November 2008
29th Meeting, 26 November 2008
(b) Subordinate Legislation Committee
26th Meeting, 23 September 2008
29th Meeting, 28 October 2008
30th Meeting, 4 November 2008 in private
31st Meeting, 11 November 2008
32nd Meeting, 18 November 2008 in private
(c) Finance Committee
20th Meeting. 16 September 2008
24th Meeting - 28 October 2008
25th Meeting – 4 November 2008
27th Meeting – 18 November 2008
Stage 1 Report (Health and Sport Committee)  - includes reports from Subordinate Legislation Committee and Finance Committee
7th Report, 2008 (SP Paper 185) Volume 1
(d) Consideration by Parliament
Stage 1 Debate, 15 January 2009
After Stage 1
Subordinate Legislation Committee
4th Meeting, 27 January 2009
Stage 2
(a) Health and Sport Committee
4th Meeting, 4 February 2009
Bill as amended at Stage 2, 5 February 2009
After Stage 2
Subordinate Legislation Committee
8th Meeting, 3 March 2009
9th Meeting, 10 March 2009
Spice Briefing SB 09-17 on Bill (Parliamentary Consideration prior to Stage 3), published 5 March 2009
Stage 3
Consideration by Parliament
Stage 3 Debate, 12 March 2009  Col 15773 - 15821
Bill passed, 12 March  2009
Royal Assent – 22 April  2009

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