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Friday 23/05/2014

Land Reform Review Group Final Report - The Land of Scotland and the Common Good [Environment]

Final Report of the Land Reform Review Group.

Thursday 22/05/2014

Land Use Strategy (LUS) Delivery Evaluation Project - Volume 1: Main Report [Research]

This report provides the fundings of the Land Use Strategy Delivery Evaluation Project undertaken in Scotland between 2012 and 2014. It evaluates eleven case study land use delivery mechanisms to ascertain their effectiveness in translating the strategic Principles of the LUS into decision-making on the ground.

Land Use Strategy (LUS) Delivery Evaluation Project - Volume 2: Appendices [Research]

This report provides the fundings of the Land Use Strategy Delivery Evaluation Project undertaken in Scotland between 2012 and 2014. It evaluates eleven case study land use delivery mechanisms to ascertain their effectiveness in translating the strategic Principles of the LUS into decision-making on the ground.

Land Use Strategy (LUS) Delivery Evaluation Project Scotland, 2014 - Research Findings [Research]

This the summary of the Land Use Strategy Delivery Evaluation Project. It summarises the findings from an evaluation of eleven case study delivery mechanisms, to ascertain their effectiveness in translating the strategic Principles of the LUS into decision-making on the ground.

Regulatory Reform (Scotland) Act - Scottish Regulators' Strategic Code of Practice - Consultation Responses [Business and Industry]

Regulatory Reform (Scotland) Act - Scottish Regulators' Strategic Code of Practice - Consultation Responses

Wednesday 21/05/2014

Land Use Strategy Progress Statement and Refreshed Action Plan 2014 [Environment]

The third Land Use Strategy Progress Statement and Refreshed Action Plan 2014 provides details of how the Land Use Strategy is being delivered and sets out future action.

National Guidance for Child Protection in Scotland 2014. Additional notes for practitioners: protecting disabled children from abuse and neglect [People and Society]

These practice notes are for all practitioners including those working in: children and family social work; health; education; residential care; early years; youth services; youth justice; police; independent and third sector; and adult services who might be supporting parents with disabled children or involved in the transition between child and adult services.

Monday 19/05/2014

National Guidance for Child Protection in Scotland [Health and Community Care]

National Guidance for Child Protection in Scotland was published in 2010 and refreshed in 2014 to ensure that it remains relevant and up to date for local agencies and practitioners working together to safeguard and promote the wellbeing of children.

Scottish Shellfish Farm Production Survey 2013 [Marine and Fisheries]

This report is based on the returns of an annual survey questionnaire sent to all active authorised shellfish farming businesses in Scotland.

Friday 16/05/2014

Guidance on Health Assessments for Looked After Children in Scotland [Health and Community Care]

This guidance has been produced to assist those involved in carrying out health assessments of our looked after children and young people. It sets out the minimum standardised elements of a health care pathway which we would expect Boards to implement in collaboration with local authorities and other organisations.

Scottish Landfill Tax - A Consultation on Subordinate Legislation [Environment]

This consultation asks for your views on the draft subordinate legislation on Scottish Landfill Tax and ways in which the tax can operate effectively and efficiently in Scotland.

Equality Impact Assessment - Results for the draft Judicial Pensions and Retirement Act 1993 (Part-time Sheriff, Stipendiary Magistrate and Justice of the Peace) Order 2014 [Law, Order and Public Safety]

Equality Impact carried out re equal treatment across the judiciary in relation to judicial retirement ages and the opportunity to work in retirement.

Financial Impacts of Welfare Reform - Illustrative Working Age Case Studies [Research]

This paper outlines some of the changes from the UK government’s welfare reforms, and sets out their financial impacts through case studies of hypothetical working age households. It seeks to inform Scottish Government work on welfare reform mitigation by illustrating the kinds of specific impacts the various reforms are having, and identifying potential ‘winners and losers’ of the reforms.

Review of the Scottish Welfare Fund Interim Scheme [Research]

The review explores how well the interim arrangements of the Scottish Welfare Fund (SWF) have worked, from the perspectives of applicants to the SWF and the third sector organisations supporting them. It also provides recommendations for the remainder of the interim period and for the permanent arrangements.

Scottish Marine and Freshwater Science Volume 5 Number 5: Identfying a Panel of Single Nucleotide Genetic Markers for River Level Assignments of Salmon in Scotland [Marine and Fisheries]

This report examines utility of assigning fish to river in Scotland using Single Nucleotide Polymorphic (SNP) markers.

The Impact of Welfare Reform in Scotland - Tracking Study [Research]

The aim of the study is to explore the impact of on-going welfare changes on a range of households in Scotland over time. This report provides a review of the literature and presents the results of the first sweep of interviews which took place from September 2013 to January 2014.

The Impact of Welfare Reform in Scotland Tracking Study - Baseline Findings [Research]

The aim of the study is to explore the impact of on-going welfare changes on a range of households in Scotland over time. This report provides a review of the literature and presents the results of the first sweep of interviews which took place from September 2013 to January 2014.

Thursday 15/05/2014

AIR WEAPONS & LICENSING BILL - Business and Regulatory Impact Assessment [Law, Order and Public Safety]

The document outlines the detailed consideration of business and regulatory impacts during the development of policy in the Air Weapons and Licensing Bill.

AIR WEAPONS & LICENSING BILL - Equality Impact Assessment [Law, Order and Public Safety]

This document outlines the main equality considerations considred throughout the policy development of the Air Weapons and Licensing Bill.

Carers Legislation - Consultation on Proposals: Responses [Health and Community Care]

Responses from individuals and organisations on proposed legislative measures to further support carers and young carers in Scotland.

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