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Friday 03/07/2015

Localities Guidance [Health and Community Care]

This guidance sets out what localities are for, the principles upon which they should be established, and the ethos under which they should operate. It describes what it should be like for different people and professions to take part in locality arrangements, and it covers some of the practicalities that Integration Authorities should take into account when establishing and supporting localities.

Drug Driving: Proposed Regulations – Analysis of Consultation Responses [Research]

This report relates to Scottish responses to a joint public consultation undertaken by the UK Government and the Scottish Government in relation to proposals for new regulations on drug driving limits. The responses to the consultation will help to inform decisions about whether Scottish regulations should be brought forward under the Crime and Courts Act 2013 and if so, what policy approach should be adopted for the setting of drug driving limits for specific types of drug.

Drug Driving: Proposed Regulations – Analysis of Consultation Responses – Research Findings [Research]

These Research Findings relates to Scottish responses to a joint public consultation undertaken by the UK Government and the Scottish Government in relation to proposals for new regulations on drug driving limits. The responses to the consultation will help to inform decisions about whether Scottish regulations should be brought forward under the Crime and Courts Act 2013 and if so, what policy approach should be adopted for the setting of drug driving limits for specific types of drug.

Consultation on the draft Private and Public Water Supplies (Miscellaneous Amendments) (Scotland) Regulations 2015 [Environment]

This consultation seeks comments on draft regulations transposing Council Directive 2013/51/Euratom which sets out requirements for public health protection with regard to radioactive substances in water intended for human consumption.

Thursday 02/07/2015

Succession (Scotland) Bill - Equality Impact Assessment Results [Law, Order and Public Safety]

Succession (Scotland) Bill - Equality Impact Assessment Results

Heat Policy Statement Equality Impact Assessment [Environment]

This Equality Impact Assessment was done to inform and accompany the Scottish Government's Heat Policy Statement, Towards Decarbonising Heat: Maximising the Opportunities for Scotland

Wednesday 01/07/2015

Consultation on proposed Changes to the SEED (Registration, Licencing and Enforcement) (Scotland) Regulations 2006 [Agriculture]

Scottish Government proposes changes to the Seed (Licensing and Enforcement )(Scotland) Regulations 2006, that are intended to bring greater consistency and flexibility to the regulation of licensed seed personnel. This includes a similar format for all licences and clearer lines on what functions conditions apply.

Consultation on Proposals for a Healthcare Science National Delivery Plan - An Analysis of Responses [Health and Community Care]

This report provides an analysis of responses to the Scottish Government’s ‘Consultation on proposals for a Healthcare Science National Delivery Plan’. The Healthcare Science (HCS) workforce and appropriate stakeholders were consulted between June- September 2014 around a series of proposals discussed in this report.

Prescription and Title to Moveable Property (Scotland) Bill [Law, Order and Public Safety]

Consultation on a draft Bill to clarify the law on when possessing an object can become full ownership.

Tuesday 30/06/2015

Easy read version of the Consultation on the Regulations and Statutory Guidance under the Welfare Funds (Scotland) Act 2015 [People and Society]

this is an easy read version of the Consultation on the Regulations and Statutory Guidance under the Welfare Funds (Scotland) Act 2015.

Scotland's Play Ranger Toolkit [General]

This Play Ranger Toolkit has been developed by, and using the experience and learning of, the Play Ranger charities supported by Go2Play – focused on growing play opportunities for children and harnessing the expertise of the sector.

Mental Health & Learning Disability Inpatient Bed Census, 2014 [Health and Community Care]

Overview of the results of the first Mental Health & Learning Disability Inpatient Bed Census, carried out by the Scottish Government and NHS Boards as at midnight, 29 October 2014. The report provides evidence for Commitment 26 of the Mental Health Strategy for 2012 to 2015, but also enhances the Scottish Government’s and NHS Scotland’s understanding of mental health, addiction and learning disability services, and about the patients who use these services.

Operation of the Homeless Persons Legislation in Scotland: 2014-15 [Housing]

This bulletin provides information on homelessness applications, assessments and outcomes to 31 March 2015. It includes information on the characteristics of applicant households, local authority assessments and the action taken in respect of cases that were concluded. Snapshot data on households in temporary accommodation at 31 March 2015 are also presented.

SCORE Annual Summary Report 2014-15 [Statistics]

SCORE is a collection of information from Registered Social Landlords about the new lets they make in a given year.

Friday 26/06/2015

Analysis Of Responses To The Consultation On Draft Statutory Guidance For Parts 4, 5 & 18 (Section 96) Of The Children And Young People (Scotland) Act 2014 [Research]

This is a report on Analysis of Responses to the Consultation on Draft Statutory Guidance for Parts 4, 5 & 18 (Section 96) of the Children and Young People (Scotland) Act 2014.

Analysis of Consultation Responses on Fees Charged by The Court of Session, Accountant of Court, Sheriff & Justice of The Peace Courts, High Court, Office of The Public Guardian, Personal Injury Court and The Sheriff Appeal Court [Law, Order and Public Safety]

Analysis of consultation responses to a consultation on court fee tables in 2015-2018

Finance Guidance - Health and Social Care Integration [Health and Community Care]

The Scottish Government established the Integrated Resources Advisory Group (IRAG) to consider the financial implications of integrating health and social care, and to help develop professional guidance. This guidance and advice addresses financial matters relating to integration, for the assistance of Health Boards and Local Authorities.

Integration Financial Assurance Guidance [Health and Community Care]

The purpose of this guidance is to provide advice to Health Boards, Local Authorities and Integration Joint Boards on a process of assurance to help ensure the success of integrating health and social care. The advice is based on a number of publications and on lessons learnt from the Highland partnership, which partners may find a useful resource.

Analysis of the impact and value of community benefit clauses in procurement [Research]

This research draws on data from a large scale e-survey of public organisations and in-depth analysis of 24 individual contracts.

Consultation on the Law of Succession [Law, Order and Public Safety]

The paper consults on proposals for fundamental reform of the law of succession

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