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Annual Listing of Publications

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Friday 20/07/2018

Opt out organ donation: A rapid evidence review [Health and Community Care]

A rapid evidence review of opt out organ donation was undertaken to inform a potential move to a soft opt out system in Scotland.

Council of Economic Advisers: Chair's report 2016-2018 [Economy]

An overview of how the Council operates, and the areas they focused on from 2016 to 2018.

HM Inspector of Crematoria: Annual Report 2016-2018 [Health and Community Care]

Second annual report from the Inspector of Crematoria for Scotland.

Thursday 19/07/2018

Independent National (Whistleblowing) Officer for NHS Scotland – engagement events outcomes (May 2018) [Health and Community Care]

Report on the outcomes from engagement event, focussing on the key areas of the proposed role and remit of the Independent National Whistleblowing Officer.

Consultation On: Guidance on the Provisions for Licensing of Sexual Entertainment Venues and Changes to Licensing of Theatres - Summary of Responses [Law, Order and Public Safety]

A Consultation on Guidance on the Provisions for Licensing of Sexual Entertainment Venues and Changes to Licensing of Theatres was published on 01 November 2017 with a closing date of 07 February 2018. In total, 31 responses were received, with 29 respondents agreeing to the publication of their response. The Summary of Responses provides an overview of the responses received, identifies common themes and outlines the next steps.

National Committee on Infant Cremation: 2017 Annual Report [Health and Community Care]

Third annual report of the National Committee on Infant Cremation

Wednesday 18/07/2018

Evaluation of the First Year of the Flexible Workforce Development Fund [Economy]

An evaluation of College delivery of the Flexible Workforce Development Fund pilot in 2017-18.

Monday 16/07/2018

A Healthier Future: Framework for the Prevention, Early Detection and Early Intervention of Type 2 Diabetes [Health and Community Care]

Framework detailing action for the prevention, early detection and early intervention of type 2 diabetes.

Friday 13/07/2018

Consultation on enhanced oversight of biometric data for justice and community safety purposes [People and Society]

This public consultation explores the potential to deliver independent and ethical oversight of the collection and use of biometric data.

Wednesday 11/07/2018

The Licensing (Scotland) Act 2005 - Consultation on introducing a fee for applying to renew a personal licence [Law, Order and Public Safety]

Consultation on whether to introduce a fee for applying to renew a personal licence, and if we were to introduce such a fee, to seek views on what that fee level should be.

Clinical Review of the Impacts of Hepatitis C: Short Life Working Group Report [Health and Community Care]

An independent clinical review, which assesses the impacts of chronic hepatitis C infection on the health and wellbeing of individuals

Tuesday 10/07/2018

Review of the Business Support to Third Sector Organisations Contract [Research]

This report presents the findings of the review of the Business Support to Third Sector Organisations contract, the service known as ‘Just Enterprise’. The primary research was carried out over the period July 2017 to November 2017. The review covers the contract period from 2011 and is the first review since Just Enterprise’s inception.

Review of the Business Support to Third Sector Organisations Contract - Research Findings [Research]

This report presents the findings of the review of the Business Support to Third Sector Organisations contract, the service known as ‘Just Enterprise’. The primary research was carried out over the period July 2017 to November 2017. The review covers the contract period from 2011 and is the first review since Just Enterprise’s inception.

Scottish Government Response to the Scottish Expert Advisory Panel on the Collaborative Economy Report - June 2018 [Business and Industry]

Scottish Government Response to the Scottish Expert Advisory Panel on the Collaborative Economy Report - June 2018

Monday 09/07/2018

The Contribution of Non-UK EU Workers in the Social Care Workforce in Scotland [Health and Community Care]

An assessment of the Contribution of EU Workers in the Social Care Workforce in Scotland which 1) provides robust estimates of the number of non-UK EU workers in specified adult social care and childcare sub-sectors (adult day care, care at home, day care of children, childminding, housing support, and nurse agencies). 2) provides insights into the specific roles and contributions of those workers from the perspective of both employers and non-UK EU workers.

Code of Conduct for Councillors [Government]

Amended Code of Conduct for Councillors setting out standards of behaviour to be followed by elected members of local authorities, issued by Ministers under the Ethical Standards in Public Life etc. (Scotland) Act 2000. This replaces the version of the Code that came into force in 2010

Friday 06/07/2018

Investing in and paying for your water services from 2021: consultation [Business and Industry]

This engagement paper seeks your views on Investing and Paying for Water Services from 2021

Thursday 05/07/2018

Improving protection given to PMFs outside the MPA network [Marine and Fisheries]

A consultation seeking views on the scope of the project to improve protection given to PMFs outside the MPA network.

Wednesday 04/07/2018

Addressing Fair Work Practices, including the Real Living Wage, in Procurement: Best Practice [Public Sector]

Best Practice Guidance, which offers practical guidance to public bodies and suppliers on how to address Fair Work through a public procurement process

Scottish Fire and Rescue Service Governance and Accountability Framework [Public Sector]

Broad Framework within which the Scottish Fire and Rescue Service (SFRS) will operate and defines key roles and responsibilities which underpin the relationship between the SFRS and the Scottish Government

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