Housing (Amendment) (Scotland) Bill


Outcome: E

A Bill for an Act of the Scottish Parliament to amend the law on the regulation of social landlords and to reduce the influence of local authorities over registered social landlords.

Current Status of the Bill

This Scottish Government Bill was introduced by the Cabinet Secretary for Communities, Social Security and Equalities, Angela Constance MSP, on 4 September 2017.  Received Royal Assent on 6 July 2018.

Stage 1

Lead Committee: Local Government and Communities

Dates of consideration by lead committee:

29 November 2017 (evidence)

13 December 2017 (evidence)

24 January 2018 (private)

Stage 1 Report on the Housing (Amendment) (Scotland) Bill  - 01 February 2018

Dates of consideration by other committees:

8 November 2017 (Delegated Powers and Law Reform)

28 November 2017 (Delegated Powers and Law Reform) (private)

27 March 2018 (Delegated Powers and Law Reform)

Housing (Amendment) (Scotland) Bill at Stage 1 - 28 November 2017 

Stage 1 debate, 29 March 2018

Official Report and Minutes

Stage 3

Stage 3 debate, 31 May 2018 

Official Print and Minutes

Passage of the Bill:

Summary (139 KB)

After Passing

Received Royal Assent on 6 July 2018. 

Housing (Amendment) (Scotland) Act 2018 asp 13

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