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Scotland (Independence) (Westminster Representation) Bill

Private Members' Bill (under the Ten Minute Rule)

Originated in the House of Commons, Session 2013-14

Last updated: 15 May 2014 at 16:07

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Long title

A Bill to provide that, in the event of a positive vote in the Scottish Independence referendum, Members of Parliament representing Scottish constituencies shall vacate their seats on the day on which Scotland becomes independent; that Scottish constituencies shall be abolished with effect from the same date; and for connected purposes.


Mr Angus Brendan MacNeil
Scottish National Party
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