Welfare Reform (Further Provision) (Scotland) Bill


Outcome: E

A Bill for an Act of the Scottish Parliament to enable the Scottish Ministers to make provision by regulations in consequence of the Welfare Reform Act 2012 (in respect of matters other than reserved matters).

Current Status of the Bill

The Bill was introduced on 22 March 2012.

The Bill received Royal Assent on 7 August 2012.

Stage 1

Lead Committee: Welfare Reform Committee.

Other committees:

Subordinate Legislation Committee on 17 April 2012.

Finance Committee on 18 April 2012.

Stage 1 proceedings at meeting of Parliament (23 May 2012)

Official Report


Stage 2

Stage 2 was taken by the Welfare Reform Committee on 13 June 2012.

The Bill passed Stage 2 on 13 June 2012. An 'As Amended' version of the Bill was not produced for this stage as no amendments were agreed to.

After Passing


Royal Assent


The Bill received Royal Assent on 7 August 2012.

The following volume, published on 31 January 2013, contains all the material relevant to the passage of this Bill:


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