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Business Bulletin No. 97 / 2004

Tuesday 8th June 2004

Section G: Bills: Notices and Amendments


New amendments to Bills lodged on 7 June 2004

Stirling-Alloa-Kincardine Railway and Linked Improvements Bill - Consideration Stage

Note: Amendment 17 below was lodged as a manuscript amendment under Rule 9A.10.6. The Convener of the Stirling-Alloa-Kincardine Railway and Linked Improvements Bill Committee has agreed under that Rule that it may be moved at the meeting of the Committee on 9 June 2004.

Section 8

Nora Radcliffe (on behalf of the promoter)

17 In section 8, page 3, line 35, leave out subsection (8) and insert-

<(8) On a level crossing to which this section applies being-

(a) constructed or refurbished under subsection (1) above; or

(b) stopped up and discontinued under subsection (5) above;

the enactments mentioned in Part 3 of schedule 4 to this Act shall cease to apply to that crossing.>

After section 35

Nora Radcliffe (on behalf of the promoter)

18 After section 35, insert-

<Environmental mitigation

For the purpose of entering into any management agreement under section 49A of the Countryside (Scotland) Act 1967 (c.86) to secure the provision of environmental mitigation measures in respect of the authorised works, the authorised undertaker shall be deemed to have an interest in any land within the limits of deviation or the limits of land to be acquired or used which is required for such measures.>


Proposals for Members' Bills

Names marked with an asterisk (*) are new names of support. Proposals that have attracted 11 supporters have those supporters' names shown in bold. The member who lodged such a proposal has the right to introduce a Member's Bill to give effect to that proposal under Rule 9.14 of the Standing Orders.

John Swinburne: Proposed Sale of Homes to pay for Residential Accommodation Bill -Proposal for a Bill to disregard the value of a person's home in the financial assessment undertaken by local authorities to establish contributions towards the cost of residential accommodation placements. (lodged 12 May 2004)

Supported by: Dr Jean Turner, Chris Ballance, Ms Rosemary Byrne, Eleanor Scott, John Farquhar Munro, Dennis Canavan, Mark Ballard, Rosie Kane, Colin Fox, Campbell Martin, Margo MacDonald, Tommy Sheridan

Alex Neil: Proposed Commissioner for Older People (Scotland) Bill-Proposal for a Bill to establish a Commissioner for Older People with duties to protect and further their rights and interests. (lodged 19 May 2004)

Supported by: Ms Sandra White, Stewart Stevenson, Richard Lochhead, Shona Robison, Tricia Marwick, Campbell Martin, Bruce Crawford, Mr Jim Mather, Margo MacDonald, Christine Grahame, Mr Stewart Maxwell, Mike Pringle, John Farquhar Munro