Courts Reform (Scotland) Bill

A Bill to make provision about the sheriff courts; to establish a Sheriff Appeal Court; to make provision about civil court procedure; to make provision about appeals in civil proceedings; to make provision about appeals in criminal proceedings; to make provision about justice of the peace courts; to rename the Scottish Court Service and give it functions in relation to tribunals; and for connected purposes.

This Government Bill was introduced by Kenny MacAskill MSP on 6 February 2014.