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Tied Pubs (Scotland) Act 2021

Parliamentary History

107.The following is a list of the proceedings in the Scottish Parliament on the Bill for the Act and significant documents connected to the Bill published by the Parliament during the Bill’s parliamentary passage.

Proceedings and reportsReference
Before introduction
Draft proposal – lodged 16 February 2017Proposed Tied Pubs (Code and Adjudicator) (Scotland) Bill
Final proposal – lodged 9 January 2018
Bill (as introduced) – 3 February 2020SP Bill 62, Session 5 (2020)
SPICe briefing on Bill (as introduced) – published 17 July 2020SPICe briefing SB 20-45
Stage 1
Economy, Energy and Fair Work Committee — Stage 1 report (published 11 November 2020)7th Report, 2020 (Session 5)
Delegated Powers and Law Reform Committee — Stage 1 report (published 26 August 2020)45th Report, 2020 (Session 5)
Stage 1 debate — 26 November 2020Columns 87-118
Stage 2
Consideration of amendments (day 1) – 23 February 2021Columns 3-62
Consideration of amendments (day 2) – 2 March 2021Columns 5-18
Bill (as amended at Stage 2) – 3 March 2021SP Bill 62A, Session 5 (2021)
Stage 3
Stage 3 proceedings – 23 March 2021Columns 83-117
Bill (as passed) – 24 March 2021SP Bill 62B, Session 5 (2021)
Royal Assent
Royal Assent given 5 May 2021Tied Pub (Scotland) Act 2021 asp 17

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