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Publications - Discussion Papers & Consultative Memoranda

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2024 DP/CM 177: Discussion Paper 177 - Aspects of Leases: Tenancy of Shops (Scotland) Act 1949 Consultation open


Please note that the closing date for comments is 31 July 2024

2024 DP/CM 176: Discussion Paper 176 - Tenement law: compulsory owners' associations Consultation open

2023 DP/CM DP 175: Discussion Paper on Heritable Securities: Non-monetary securities and sub-securities

2022 DP/CM 174: Discussion Paper 174 - Damages for Personal Injury

2022 DP/CM: Consultation of the 11th Programme of Law Reform


The Commission is seeking views on areas of Scots law whether devolved or reserved, which are in need of reform.  Reform may be required because the law is causing difficulties in practice, for example where it is unfair, unclear, unduly complex or out-of-date.  


2020 DP/CM 171: Discussion Paper 171 - Automated Vehicles: Consultation Paper 3