Proposed Apologies (Scotland) Bill

Proposer Margaret Mitchell
Draft Proposal

A proposal for a Bill to provide that an expression of apology does not amount to an admission of liability and is inadmissible as evidence, for the purposes of certain legal proceedings.

Lodged 29 June 2012

Accompanied by: Consultation document (448KB pdf)

Link to BSL translation of consultation document

Consultation closed 28 September 2012

Final Proposal   
Right to introduce a Bill secured?   
Bill introduced to give effect to proposal?