National Library of Scotland Bill


Outcome: E

A Bill to make further provision about the name, functions and governance of the National Library of Scotland; and for connected purposes.

Current Status of the Bill

The Bill received Royal Assent on 21 June 2012.

Stage 1

Lead committee: Education and Culture Committee

Stage 1 Report (185KB pdf)

Other committees:

Subordinate Legislation Committee on 22 November 2011 and 13 December 2011.

21st Report, 2011 (Session 4): National Library of Scotland Bill (1.2MB pdf)

Finance Committee on 11 January 2012.

Stage 1 proceedings at meeting of Parliament (15 March 2012)

Official Report


After Passing


Royal Assent


The Bill received Royal Assent on 21 June 2012.

The following volume, published on 20 December 2012, contains all the material relevant to the passage of this Bill:


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