Proposal for a Bill to create a right to prevent high hedges from interfering with neighbouring property, and to provide a formal mechanism for enforcement of that right in a case of dispute.
Lodged 21 December 2011
Accompanied by: Statement of reasons (98KB pdf)
The Local Government and Regeneration Committee at its meeting on 1 February 2012 was satisfied with the reasons given by the member for not consulting on the draft proposal.
Proposal for a Bill to create a new right to apply to the local authority to prevent certain high hedges from interfering with neighbouring property, and to give that local authority power to determine rights in a case of dispute, subject to an appeals mechanism.
Member's Bill introduced to give effect to proposal?
High Hedges (Scotland) Bill