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Tuesday 02/02/2016

Allotments Compensation Consultation: Analysis of responses [Research]

The Scottish Government published a consultation paper on 20 August 2015 to seek views on compensation for disturbance; compensation for deterioration of allotment; and compensation for loss of crops. In total, 23 responses were received.

Consultation on Allotments Compensation: Secondary Legislation under the Community Empowerment (Scotland) Act 2015: Analysis of Responses - Reserach Findings [Research]

The Scottish Government published a consultation paper on 20 August 2015 to seek views on compensation for disturbance; compensation for deterioration of allotment; and compensation for loss of crops. In total, 23 responses were received.

Friday 29/01/2016

Promoting Best Practice for Inshore Fisheries: Outcome Report on a consultation on measures for hobby/unlicensed fishermen in Scottish inshore waters [Marine and Fisheries]

This report summarises responses to questions posed in the Consultation on measures for hobby/unlicensed fishermen in Scottish inshore waters and provides an analysis of the views received and highlights areas of consensus and divergence. Marine Scotland’s next steps are also given. The consultation ran from 30 January 2015 to 31 May 2015.

Budget (Scotland) Bill 2016-17 Supporting document [Economy]

Supporting document to the Budget Bill for 2016-17 providing a breakdown of Level 2 and Level 3 budgets

Thursday 28/01/2016

Consultation on a draft statutory code of practice and training requirements for letting agents in Scotland: analysis of consultation responses [Research]

This report presents an analysis of responses to the Scottish Government's public consultation on a a draft statutory code of practice and training requirements for letting agents in Scotland.

Scottish Parliament Election: 5 May 2016: Guidance for the Scottish Government, its agencies and national devolved public bodies [Government]

Guidance for civil servants on the handling of business up to and during the 2016 Scottish Parliament election period.

Wednesday 27/01/2016

The Scotland Bill – Consultation on draft order in council for the transfer of specified functions of the Employment Tribunals to the First-tier Tribunal for Scotland [Business and Industry]

This consultation seeks views on a draft Order in Council that makes provision for the transfer of specified functions of the Employment Tribunals to the First-tier Tribunal for Scotland.

Organic Ambitions - Scotland’s Organic Action Plan 2016-2020 - Knowledge - Strength - Skills - Resilience [Agriculture]

An Organic Action Plan, developed by industry in close cooperation with the Scottish Government, which reflects the shared agenda for the sector, with actions to be taken forward by all parties interested in growing the organic food and drink supply chain in Scotland.

Tuesday 26/01/2016

Local Affordable Rent Housing Trust (LAR) - Equality Impact Assessment Results [Housing]

An equalities assessment on Local Affordable Rent Housing Trust (LAR)

The Protection of Vulnerable Groups (Scotland) Act 2007: Section 35 (2) and (3) [Education and Training]

This consultation paper discusses possible new regulations made under section 35(2) and (3) of the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (Scotland) Act 2007.

Total Income from Farming Estimates for Scotland 2013 to 2015 [Agriculture]

Total Income from farming statistics for Scotland, estimates for 2015, revised data for 2013 and 2014

Monday 25/01/2016

BRIA:THE WASTE MANAGEMENT LICENSING (SCOTLAND) AMENDMENT REGULATIONS 2016: FINAL BUSINESS AND REGULATORY IMPACT ASSESSMENT [Environment]

Assessment of the likely impact of the removal of exemptions to the licensing of the storage and treatment of small quantities of waste tyres

Friday 22/01/2016

The 2015-16 Spring Budget Revision [Economy]

Changes to Level 2 and 3 budgets to bring them in line with predicted spend.

Proposed Changes to Your Child's School: Guide to the Schools (Consultation) (Scotland) Act 2010 As Amended [Education and Training]

This document is designed to provide parents and guardians with information on their role and that of local authorities, Education Scotland and the Scottish Ministers, within the school closure process. This version replaces the one published in 2010.

Thursday 21/01/2016

Amendment of the Children's Hearings (Scotland)Act 2011 (Safeguarders Panel) Regulations 2012 Privacy Impact Assessment [General]

The PIA is used to report on and assess against any potential impacts as a result of the implementation of the "Amendment of the Children's Hearings (Scotland) Act 2011 (Safeguarders Panel) Regulations 2012.

Consultation on the Tenements (Scotland) Act 2004 (Heating Services) Regulations [Law, Order and Public Safety]

This consultation seeks views on draft regulations under section 19 of the Tenements (Scotland) Act 2004. The draft regulations would prescribe services for which an owner of a flat is entitled to lead pipes, cables or other equipment through common parts of a tenement. The service being prescribed is heating services which relates to the installation of pipes for district heating and communal heating. The regulations also set out the procedure for exercising those rights.

Leaflet for HOSF [Housing]

Explanation of Mortgage to Rent and Mortgage to Shared Equity schemes

Wednesday 20/01/2016

Independent Advisor on Poverty and Inequality: Shifting the curve - a report for the First Minister [People and Society]

Report from Naomi Eisenstadt, Independent Advisor on Poverty and Inequality, informed by research evidence and views from stakeholders across Scotland, including people with experience of living on a low income. The report outlines the actions Scottish Government (and others) could take to significantly reduce the numbers of people living in poverty in Scotland.

Evaluation of the Regional Land Use Framework Pilots [Research]

This report presents results from the evaluation of two local authority led Regional Land Use Framework pilot projects.

Evaluation of the Regional Land Use Framework Pilots - Research Findings [Research]

This document summarises findings from the evaluation of two local authority led Regional Land Use Framework pilot projects.

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