Public Records (Scotland) Bill

 

Outcome: E

A Bill to make provision about the management of records by certain authorities; to amend the Public Records (Scotland) Act 1937 (c.43) in relation to court records; and for connected purposes.

Current Status of the Bill

The Bill received Royal Assent on 20 April 2011.

Stage 1

Lead committee: Education, Lifelong Learning and Culture

The Bill was also considered by the following committees:

Subordinate Legislation Committee:

The Stage 1 debate took place on 10 February 2011.

Chamber proceedings at Stage 1 (10 February 2011):

The Bill passed Stage 1 on 10 February 2011.

The deadline for Stage 1 was 11 February 2011.

Stage 2

The Bill was referred to the Education, Lifelong Learning and Culture Committee.

2 March 2011 (Consideration of amendments, Day 1)

Stage 2 was completed on 2 March 2011.

The deadline for Stage 2 was 4 March 2011.

Stage 3

The Stage 3 debate was held on 16 March 2011.

Chamber proceedings at Stage 3 (16 March 2011):

The Bill passed Stage 3 on 16 March 2011.

Passage of the Bill:

Royal Assent

The Bill received Royal Assent on 20 April 2011.