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K : Progress of Parliamentary Business

Business Bulletin No. 78 / 2003

Thursday 29th May 2003

Section K : Progress of Parliamentary Business


For further information on the progress of Bills, subordinate legislation and committees shown in this section, please contact either the relevant clerk or web site

Bills in Progress

For each Bill, the date of the next (or most recent) event in the Bill’s passage is given. Other relevant information, e.g. about lodging amendments, is given in italics.

(Ex) = Executive Bill; (M) = Member’s Bill; (C) = Committee Bill; (P) = Private Bill.

Education (School Meals) (Scotland) Bill (Ex)

Introduced 28 May

Robin Rigg Offshore Wind Farm (Navigation and Fishing) (Scotland) Bill (P)

Introduced 15 May

Final Stage amendments may now be lodged with clerks of the Non-Executive Bills Unit (extn.85277)

Stirling-Alloa-Kincardine Railway and Linked Improvements Bill (P)

Introduced 15 May

Objection period ends on 7 July

Subordinate legislation in progress

(date of laying) (Lead Committee)

Negative Instruments

Subject to annulment by 3 June 2003

The National Health Service (General Ophthalmic Services) (Scotland) Amendment Regulations 2003 (SSI 2003/201) (20 March 2003) ) (Health and Community Care)

Subject to annulment by 4 June 2003

The TSE (Scotland) Amendment Regulations 2003 (SSI 2003/198) (21 March 2003) (Rural Development)

The Ethical Standards in Public Life etc. (Scotland) Act 2000 (Register of Interests) Amendment Regulations 2003 (SSI 2003/203) (21 March 2003) (Local Government)


Subject to annulment by 9 June 2003

The National Health Service (Optical Charges and Payments) (Scotland) Amendment (No.2) Regulations 2003 (SSI 2003/218) (26 March 2003) (Health and Community Care)

Subject to annulment by 11 June 2003

The Police (Scotland) Amendment (No.2) Regulations 2003 (SSI 2003/220) (28 March 2003) (Justice 1)

The Pollution Prevention and Control (Scotland) Amendment (No.2) Regulations 2003 (SSI 2003/221) (28 March 2003) (Transport and the Environment)

Subject to annulment by 14 June 2003

The Plant Health (Great Britain) Amendment (Scotland) Order 2003 (SSI 2003/224) (31 March 2003) (Rural Development)

The Products of Animal Origin (Third Country Imports) (Scotland) Amendment (No.2) Regulations 2003 (SSI 2003/225) (31 March 2003) (Rural Development)

The Adults with Incapacity (Management of Residents’ Finances) (Scotland) Revocation Regulations 2003 (SSI 2003/226) (31 March 2003) (Health and Community Care)

Subject to annulment by 20 June 2003

The Community Care (Direct Payments) (Scotland) Regulations 2003 (SSI 2003/243) (12 May 2003) (Health and Community Care)

Act of Sederunt (Fees of Shorthand Writers in the Sheriff Court) (Amendment) 2003 (SSI 2003/246) (12 May 2003) (Justice 1)

The Criminal Legal Aid (Youth Courts) (Scotland) Regulations 2003 (SSI 2003/249) (12 May 2003) (Justice 1)

Subject to annulment by 23 June 2003

The Scottish Public Services Ombudsman Act 2002 (Consequential Modification of Instruments) Order 2003 (SSI 2003/242) (15 May 2003) (Local Government)