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William Simpson’s Home (Transfer of Property etc.) (Scotland) Act 2010

Parliamentary History

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

Bill as introduced – 28 January 2010SP Bill 40–Session 3 (2010)
Preliminary Stage
     1st Meeting, 13 April 20101st Meeting,13 April 2010
     2nd Meeting, 27 April 20102nd Meeting, 27 April 2010
William Simpson’s Home (Transfer of Property etc.) (Scotland) Bill Committee Preliminary Stage Report, published 7 May 2010Report 2010 (Session 3), William Simpson’s Home (Transfer of Property etc.) (Scotland) Bill Committee
Preliminary Stage debate – 12 May 2010Cols 26098 - 26104
Consideration Stage
     3rd Meeting, 25 May 20103rd Meeting, 25 May 2010
Bill (as amended at Consideration Stage)SP Bill 40 – Session 3 (2010)
(as amended at Consideration Stage)
Final Stage
Consideration by the Parliament
Final Stage debate – 9 June 2010Cols 27058 - 27064
27 July 2010William Simpson’s Home(Transfer of Property etc.) (Scotland) Act 2010 (asp 12)

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