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Writers to the Signet Dependants' Annuity Fund Amendment (Scotland) Act 2018

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8.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 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.

Bill (as introduced) – 18 May 2017SP Bill 13 – Session 5 (2017)
SPICe briefing on Bill (as introduced) – published 17 August 2017SPICe briefingSB 17-51
The objection period ran from 18 May 2017 to 18 August 2017. No objections were lodged.
(a) Writers to the Signet Dependants’ Annuity Fund Amendment (Scotland) Bill Committee
1st Meeting, 6 September 2017Cols 1 – 4
2nd Meeting, 20 September 2017Cols 1 - 10
Preliminary Stage report – published 1 November 20171st Report, 2017 (Session 5)
(b) Consideration by the Parliament
Preliminary Stage debate – 9 November 2017Cols 58–62
Writers to the Signet Dependants’ Annuity Fund Amendment (Scotland) Bill Committee
Consideration of amendments
5th Meeting, 2017 – 22 November 2017Cols 1 - 2
Bill (as amended at Stage 2) – 22 November 2017SP Bill 13A – Session5 (2017)
Consideration by the Parliament
Final Stage proceedings – 14 December 2017Cols 108– 112
18 January 2018Writers to the Signet Dependants’ Annuity Fund Amendment (Scotland) Act 2018 (asp 2)

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