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Control of Dogs (Scotland) Act 2010

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Bill as introduced -  22 June 2008SP Bill 29 - Session 3 (2009)
SPICe Briefing (SB 09-82) on Bill (as introduced), published 17 November 2009SPICe briefingSB 09-82
(a) Lead Committee – Local Government and Communities
Local Government and Communities Committee’s Stage 1 report, published 26 January 20101st Report2010, Session 3
(b) Finance Committee
18th Meeting, 1 September 2009Col1412
(c) Subordinate Legislation
24th Meeting, 15 September 2009Cols 665 - 666
26th  Meeting, 6 October 2009Cols 694 - 695
Subordinate Legislation Committee’s report, published 26 October 2009Report 2009 (Session 3), Subordinate Legislation Committee
(d) Consideration by the Parliament
Stage 1 debate – 10 February 2010Cols 23646 - 23668
Bill (as amended at Stage 2) – 22 April 2010SP Bill 29 Session3 (2010)
(as amended at Stage 2)
Consideration by the Parliament
Stage 3 debate – 22 April 2010Cols 25649 - 25676
Bill (as passed at Stage 3)SP Bill 29 Session 3 (2010)
(as passed at Stage 3)
26 May 2010Control of Dogs (Scotland) Act 2010 (asp 9)

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