Report on Scottish Local Government (Elections) Bill at Stage 1

The Committee reports to the lead committee as follows—

Introduction

  1. At its meeting on 10 March 2009, the Subordinate Legislation Committee considered the delegated powers provisions in the Scottish Local Government (Elections) Bill at Stage 1. The Committee submits this report to the Local Government and Communities Committee as the lead committee for the Bill, under Rule 9.6.2 of Standing Orders.
  2. The Scottish Government provided the Parliament with a memorandum on the delegated powers provisions in the Bill 1.

Delegated Powers Provisions

  1. The Committee approves without comment the delegated powers in this Bill at sections 2 and 3.1

Footnote:

1 Delegated Powers Provision