Monthly Archives: February 2006

(614)  BAD BILLS AT HOLYROOD? – AND AT WESTMINSTER

BAD BILLS AT HOLYROOD? – AND AT WESTMINSTER The Bankruptcy and Diligence (Scotland) Bill, known for acronymic reasons as the BAD Bill, then as Naughty William and finally as Wicked Willie, completed its passage in the Scottish Parliament on St … Continue reading

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(611)  HUMAN RIGHTS COMMISSION BUT NO COMMISSIONER

On 2 November 2006 the Scottish Commissioner for Human Rights Bill completed its rather shoogly parliamentary progress at Holyrood.  The end result is a Human Rights Commission rather than a Commissioner, with a five-person commission (members being either full or … Continue reading

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