Pentland Hills Regional Park Boundary Bill


Outcome: F

A Bill for an Act of the Scottish Parliament to make provision about altering the boundary of the Pentland Hills Regional Park; and for connected purposes.

Current Status of the Bill

This Member's Bill was introduced by Christine Grahame MSP on 30 April 2015. The Parliament did not agree to the general principles of the Bill following the Stage 1 debate and the Bill fell on 26 January 2016.

Stage 1

Lead Committee: Pentland Hills Regional Park Boundary Bill Committee

Consideration by lead committee:

25 June 2015

29 October 2015 (evidence)

12 November 2015 (evidence)

19 November 2015 (evidence)

10 December 2015

The Pentland Hills Regional park Boundary Bill Committee published its report on the Bill at Stage 1 on 16 December 2015:


Consideration by other committees:

24 June 2015 (Finance)

15 September 2015 (Delegated Powers and Law Reform)

4 November 2015 (Finance)

The Delegated Powers and Law Reform Committee published its report on the delegated powers provisions in the Bill on 16 September 2015:

Link to Minute of Stage 1 proceedings

Link to Official Report of Stage 1 debate


Passage of the Bill:




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