Citation and commencement

1

This Order may be cited as the Scottish Parliament (Disqualification) Order 2007 and shall come into force on the day after the day on which it is made.

NOTES
Initial Commencement
Specified date

Specified date: 8 February 2007: see above.

Specified Office-Holders

2

Specified Office-Holders2

An office-holder of a description specified in Part I of the Schedule to this Order is disqualified from being a member of the Scottish Parliament.

NOTES
Initial Commencement
Specified date

Specified date: 8 February 2007: see art 1.

3

3

An office-holder of a description specified in column 1 of Part II of the Schedule to this Order is disqualified from being a member of the Scottish Parliament for any constituency specified in relation to that office-holder in column 2 of that Part of the Schedule and for any region specified in relation to that office-holder in column 3 of that Part of the Schedule.

NOTES
Initial Commencement
Specified date

Specified date: 8 February 2007: see art 1.

Revocation of the Scottish Parliament (Disqualification) Order 2003

4

Revocation of the Scottish Parliament (Disqualification) Order 20034

The Scottish Parliament (Disqualification) Order 2003 is revoked.

NOTES
Initial Commencement
Specified date

Specified date: 8 February 2007: see art 1.

Signature

Christine Cook

Deputy Clerk of the Privy Council

EXPLANATORY NOTE

EXPLANATORY NOTE (This note is not part of the Order)

This Order specifies the office holders who are disqualified from being a member of the Scottish Parliament. Part I of the Schedule specifies the office holders who are disqualified from being a member of the Parliament and Part II of the Schedule specifies the office holders who are disqualified from being a member of the Parliament but only for particular constituencies or regions.

The Order revokes and replaces the Scottish Parliament (Disqualification) Order 2003 (SI 2003/409).