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Section G – Bills

Draft Proposal for Members’ Bills

Christine Grahame MSP: Proposed Tobacco Sales Licensing (Scotland) Bill—Draft proposal for a Bill to introduce licensing of tobacco sales. (Lodged 16 November 2007)

A copy of the consultation document can be found on the Bills page of the Parliament’s website and in SPICe.

Members’ Bills Proposals

A Member who has lodged a proposal has the right to introduce a Member’s Bill to give effect to that proposal under Rule 9.14.12 of the Standing Orders provided:

  • the proposal has attracted 18 supporters which include members of at least half of the political parties or groups represented on the Parliamentary Bureau; and
  • the Scottish Executive has not given an indication under Rule 9.14.13 that it or Her Majesty’s Government will initiate legislation to give effect to the proposal.

The Bills page of the Parliamentary website shows the current status in this regard.

Names marked with an (*) are new names of support.

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