Forth Road Bridge Bill


Outcome: E

A Bill to make provision about the management and maintenance of the Forth Road Bridge.

Current Status of the Bill

The Bill was introduced by Nicola Sturgeon MSP on 11 December 2012.

The Bill received Royal Assent on 28 June 2013.

Stage 1

The Bill was debated by the Parliament on 26 March.

Lead Committee: Infrastructure and Capital Investment.

Dates of consideration by the Lead Committee:

    16 January 2013

    6 February 2013 (evidence)

    20 February 2013 (evidence)

    27 February 2013 (evidence)

    13 March 2013

Dates of consideration by other committees:

    22 January 2013 (Subordinate Legislation Committee)

The Subordinate Legislation Committee published its report on the delegated powers provisions within the Bill on 22 January 2013:

Stage 3

The Bill was debated and passed by the Parliament on 23 May 2013.

Passage of the Bill:

After Passing



The Bill received Royal Assent on 28 June 2013.




The following volume, published on 20 December 2013, contains all the material relevant to the passage of this Bill:





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