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Water Resources (Scotland) Act 2013

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114.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, and the references to the official report of those proceedings. It also shows the dates on which Committee Reports and other papers relating to the Act were published, and references to those reports and other papers.

Proceedings and ReportsReferences
Bill as introduced – 27 June 2012SP Bill 15 – Session 4, 2012
Stage 1
(a) Infrastructure and Capital Investment Committee
12th Meeting 2012, 20 June 2012col 993-996
13th Meeting 2012, 12 September 2012col 804-821
14th Meeting 2012, 19 September 2012col 844-872
15th Meeting 2012, 26 September 2012col 908-922
16th Meeting 2012, 3 October 2012col 951-961
17th Meeting 2012, 24 October 2012col 998-1018
18th Meeting 2012, 31 October 2012col 1027-1045
19th Meeting 2012, 7 November 2012col 1086-1100
22nd Meeting 2012, 28 November 2012In private
Report, 2012 (Session 4) – Stage 1 Report on the Water Resources (Scotland) BillReport
(b) Finance Committee
25th Meeting 2012, 3 October 2012In private
(c) Subordinate Legislation Committee
30th Meeting 2012, 18 December 2012col 687
(d) Consideration by the Parliament
Stage 1 Debate – 19 December 2012col 14948-14986
Stage 2
Infrastructure and Capital Investment Committee
2nd Meeting 2013, 23 January 2013col 1288-1319
Stage 3
(a) Subordinate Legislation Committee
6th Meeting 2013, 19 February 2013col 770
(b) Consideration by the Parliament
Stage 3 Debate, 27 February 2013col 17061-17112
Bill as passed – 27 February 2013SP Bill 15B - Session 4 (2013)
Royal Assent
9 April 2013Water Resources (Scotland) Act 2013 (asp 5)

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