A Bill to make provision about fish farming and shellfish farming; about salmon fisheries and freshwater fisheries; about sea fisheries; about shellfish waters and fisheries for shellfish; about charging in connection with functions relating to fish farming, shellfish farming, salmon fisheries, freshwater fisheries and sea fisheries; about fixed penalty notices for offences under certain aquaculture, fisheries and other marine legislation; and for connected purposes.
Current Status of the Bill
The Bill was passed by the Parliament on 15 May 2013.
Introduction of the Bill
The Bill was introduced by Richard Lochhead MSP on 3 October 2012.
Research Briefings on Bill
Stage 2, Day 1 (Rural Affairs, Climate Change and Environment Committee): 20 March 2013
Stage 2, Day 2 (Rural Affairs, Climate Change and Environment Committee): 27 March 2013
The Bill passed Stage 3 on 15 May 2013.