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Private Housing (Tenancies) (Scotland) Act 2016

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118.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 report and other papers.

Proceedings and ReportsReferences
Bill as introducedSP Bill 79 – Session 4 (2015)
Stage 1
(a) Infrastructure and Capital Investment Committee
21st Meeting – 4 November 2015Column 1-48
22nd Meeting – 11 November 2015Column 5-50
23rd Meeting – 18 November 2015Column 2-46 (item ctd. in private)
25th Meeting – 2 December 2015Column 1-24
1st Meeting – 6 January 2016Item in private
2nd Meeting – 13 January 2016Item in private
1st Report, 2016 (Session 4): Stage 1 Report on the Private Housing (Tenancies) (Scotland) BillReport
(b) Delegated Powers and Law Reform Committee
30th Meeting – 3 November 2015Column 19
34th Meeting – 1 December 2015Item in private
75th Report, 2015 (Session 4) - Delegated Powers and Law Reform Committee: Report on the Private Housing (Tenancies) (Scotland) Bill at Stage 1Report
(c) Finance Committee
28th Meeting – 11 November 2015Column 1-27
Finance Committee Report, 2015 (Session 4): Report on the Private Housing (Tenancies) (Scotland) Bill's Financial MemorandumReport
(d) Consideration by the Parliament
Stage 1 Debate – 21 January 2016Column 36-69, 93, 95-96
Stage 2
(a) Infrastructure and Capital Investment Committee
6th Meeting – 10 February 2016Column 4-68
Bill as amended at Stage 2 – 11 February 2016SP Bill 79A – Session 4 (2016)
(b) Delegated Powers and Law Reform Committee
10th Meeting - 8 March 2016Column 4-7
11th Meeting - 10 March 2016Column 6
Stage 3
Consideration by the Parliament
Stage 3 Debate – 17 March 2016Column 40-166
Bill as passed – 18 March 2016SP Bill 79B – Session 4 (2016)
Royal Assent
22 April 2016Private Housing (Tenancies) (Scotland) Act 2016 (asp 19)

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