A Bill for an Act of the Scottish Parliament to make provision about success fee agreements; to make provision about expenses in civil litigation; to make provision about the offices of the Auditor of the Court of Session, the auditor of the Sheriff Appeal Court and the auditor of the sheriff court; and to make provision about the bringing of civil proceedings on behalf of a group of persons.
This Scottish Government Bill was introduced by the Cabinet Secretary for Justice, Michael Matheson MSP, on 1 June 2017.
- Visit the Scottish Parliament website to view the Bill
- The Law Society of Scotland's written evidence (August 2017)
- The Law Society of Scotland's briefing issued to all MSPs ahead of the Stage 1 Debate on Tuesday 16 January 2018
- The Law Society of Scotland's briefing issued to all MSPs ahead of the Stage 3 proceedings on Thursday 26 April 2018