Scottish Register of Tartans Bill (M) (E)


Outcome: E

A Bill to establish a register of tartans; and for connected purposes.

Current Status of the Bill

The Bill received Royal Assent on 13 November 2008.

Scottish Register of Tartans Act 2008 (asp 7)

Introduction of the Bill

This Members Bill was introduced by Jamie McGrigor MSP on 25 March 2008.

Information on this Member's Bill prior to introduction is available on the Proposals for Member's Bills page.

Research Briefings on Bill

Stage 1

The lead committee for Stage 1 was the Economy, Energy and Tourism Committee.

Lead committee: Economy, Energy and Tourism Committee

The Bill was also considered by the following committees:

Finance Committee:

Subordinate Legislation Committee:

Chamber proceedings at Stage 1 (19 June 2008):

The Bill passed Stage 1 on 19 June 2008.

Stage 2

The Bill was referred to the Economy, Energy and Tourism Committee at Stage 2.

10 September 2008 (Consideration of amendments)

The Bill passed Stage 2 on 10 September 2008.

The deadline for consideration of the Bill at Stage 2 was 12 September 2008.

SPICe briefing on Bill (Parliamentary Consideration prior to Stage 3):

Stage 3

The Stage 3 debate was held on 9 October 2008.

The deadline for Stage 3 amendments was 4.30 pm on Friday 3 October 2008.

Chamber proceedings at Stage 3 (9 October 2008):

There were no groupings for this Bill as there was only one amendment lodged at Stage 3.

The Bill passed Stage 3 on 9 October 2008.

Royal Assent

The Bill received Royal Assent on 13 November 2008.

The following volume, published on 25 April 2013, contains all the material relevant to the passage of this Bill:

Passage of the Bill:

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