Scottish Fiscal Commission Bill


Outcome: E

A Bill for an Act of the Scottish Parliament to establish the Scottish Fiscal Commission and to provide for its functions.

Current Status of the Bill

This Scottish Government Bill was introduced by Deputy First Minister and Cabinet Secretary for Finance, Constitution and Economy on 28 September 2015.

The Bill was passed by the Parliament on 10 March 2016 and received Royal Assent on 14 April 2016.

Stage 1

Lead Committee: Finance

Consideration by lead Committee:

7 October 2015

28 October 2015 (evidence)

4 November 2015 (evidence)

18 November 2015 (evidence)

2 December 2015 (evidence)

16 December 2015

1st Report, 2016 (Session 4): Stage 1 Report on the Scottish Fiscal Commission Bill

Consideration by other committees:

27 October 2015 (Delegated Powers and Law Reform)


Link to Report on Bill at Stage 1 by Delegated Powers and Law Reform Committee


After Passing

Received Royal Assent on 14 April 2016.

The following volume, published on 2 November 2016, contains all material relevant to the passage of the Bill:

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