Proposed Whole Life Custody (Scotland) Bill


Liam Kerr MSP

Draft Proposal

A proposal for a Bill to give Scottish courts the power to sentence the worst criminals to custody for the rest of their lives.

Lodged: 28 May 2019

Consultation closed 30 August 2019

Accompanied by: Consultation document (900KB pdf)

Summary of consultation responses published 17 March 2021:



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