Stage 3 – Community Empowerment (Scotland) Bill – 17th June 2015

View my contribution to the Stage 3 debate on the Community Empowerment (Scotland) Bill, pointing out how my amendments can help communities who face obstructions from local authorities in asset transfer. These amendments are designed to ensure that there can be no repeat of the situation faced by the community of South Cowal, whose attempts to purchase Castle Toward were thwarted by Argyll and Bute Council.