Contents page



Monday 30 August 1999

Section G - Bills, amendments to Bills and proposals for members’ Bills


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 Members’ Bill to give effect to that proposal under rule 9.14.


Tommy Sheridan: Proposed Debtors (Amendment) Bill—Proposal for a Bill to amend the Debtors (Scotland) Act 1987 to remove the rights of a creditor (or an officer of court on his behalf) to apply for, and of a sheriff to grant, authority for poindings or warrant sales (lodged 19 August).


Supported by: Alex Neil, Michael Russell, Margo MacDonald, Adam Ingram, Fiona Hyslop, Andrew Wilson*, Kenny MacAskill*, Robin Harper*

Contents page