Water Resources (Scotland) Bill
A Bill to make provision for the development of Scotland's water resources; to bring large-scale water abstraction under ministerial control; to extend Scottish Water's functions and to authorise grants and loans in favour of related bodies; to permit the taking of steps for the sake of water quality; to create contracts for certain non-domestic water and sewerage services; to protect the public sewerage network from harm and to allow for maintenance of private sewage works; to enable the making of water shortage orders; and for connected purposes.
The Bill was introduced on the 27 June 2012
- Visit the Scottish Parliament website to view the Bill
- The Law Society of Scotland's written evidence (September 2012)
- The Law Society of Scotland's Stage 1 Brief (December 2012)
- The Law Society of Scotland's Stage 3 Brief (February 2013)