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Damages (Scotland) Act 2011

Parliamentary History

76.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.

Damages (Scotland) Bill as introduced -  1 June 2010
Explanatory Notes on Bill as introduced
Policy Memorandum
SPICe Briefing (SB 10-48) on Bill as introduced, published 30 August 2010
Lead Committee – Justice
Justice Committee’s Stage 1 report, published 8 December 2010
Finance Committee
18th Meeting, 7 September 2010Official Report of evidence to the Committee, Cols 2427 - 2434:
Subordinate Legislation Committee
28th Meeting, 26 October 2010Official Report of consideration by the Committee, Col 1133
Consideration by the Parliament
Stage 1 debate – 15 December 2010Official Report, Cols 31540 – 31569:
Justice Committee
4th meeting, 1 February 2011Marshalled List of Amendments for Stage 2:
Groupings of Amendments for Stage 2:
Official Report, Cols 4113 - 4133
Bill (as amended at Stage 2) – 2 February 2011
Revised Explanatory Notes
Subordinate Legislation Committee, 13th Report 2011, Damages (Scotland) Bill as amended at Stage 2
SPICe briefing (SB 11-18), Damages (Scotland) Bill: Stage 3, published 24 February 2011
Consideration by the Parliament
Stage 3 proceedings on amendments and debate – 3 March 2011Marshalled List of Amendments selected for Stage 3:
Groupings of Amendments for Stage 3:
Official Report, Cols 33902 - 33924:
Minutes of Proceedings:
Bill (as passed)
7 April 2011Damages (Scotland) Act 2011 (asp 7)

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