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Interests of Members of the Scottish Parliament (Amendment) Act 2016

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62.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 Bill were published, and gives references to those reports and other papers.

Members Interests Bill report6 March, 2nd Report 2015
Debate on proposal for the Bill – 22 April 2015Cols 46 - 68
Bill as introduced – 27 May 2015SP Bill 70 – Session 4 (2015)
SPICe briefing on Bill (as introduced) – published 28 September 2015SPICe briefing SB 15/60
(a) Finance Committee
17th Meeting, 3 June 2015In private
20th Meeting, 2 September 2015In private
Report on the Financial Memorandum –8 September 201513th Report, 2015 (Session 4)
(b) Delegated Powers and Law Reform Committee
23rd Meeting, 1 September 2015 MeetingCol 14
25th  Meeting, 15 September 2015Col 70
Stage 1 Report – published 2 September 201545th Report, 2015 (Session 4)
Consideration by the Parliament
(c) Stage 1 debate – 29 September 2015Cols 9-25
Consideration of amendments by Interests of Members of the Scottish Parliament (Amendment) Committee – 10 November 2015Cols 1 - 6
Bill (as amended at Stage 2) – published 11 November 2015SP Bill 70A – Session 4 (2015)
Consideration by the Parliament
Stage 3 proceedings – 17 December 2015Cols 70-77
21 January 2016Interests of Members of the Scottish Parliament (Amendment) Act 2016 asp 4

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