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Tuesday 31/03/2015

National Guidance for Child Protection Committees for Conducting a Significant Case Review [People and Society]

Guidance for Child Protection Committees when conducting a Significant Case Review. This guidance replaces the National interim guidance for undertaking SCRs published in 2007.

Thematic Report on Organ Retention - Follow Up [Law, Order and Public Safety]

Follow up report on the Inspectorate of Prosecution in Scotland's thematic report on organ retention published in July 2014.

Children's Social Work Statistics Scotland, 2013-14 [Statistics]

statistics on child protection, looked after children and secure care accommodation

Emergency Department Weekly Activity and Waiting Times in Scotland: Week ending 22/03/2015 [Health and Community Care]

This report contains weekly activity and waiting times statistics for the 32 Emergency Departments in Scotland which provide a 24 hour emergency medicine consultant led service.

Reconviction Rates in Scotland: 2012-13 Offender Cohort [Statistics]

This publication provides analyses of trends in reconviction figures up to the latest cohort of 2012-13.

Monday 30/03/2015

The Scotland River Basin District (Quality of Shellfish Water Protected Areas) (Scotland) Directions 2015 [Environment]

These direct SEPA how to assess and classify the quality of shellfish water protected areas

Second Consultation on a New Tenancy for the Private Sector [Housing]

This second consultation paper builds on the proposals outlined in our first Consultation on a New Tenancy for the Private Sector, held in late 2014. It takes account of the feedback and analysis from the first consultation and addresses the key issues raised. It also seeks views on these more-developed proposals.


An annual publication of statistics on community payback and other social work orders, including breaches and terminations of orders, as well as criminal justice social work (CJSW) reports and other areas of CJSW.

Consultation: Scotland's Adoption Register Regulations 2016 [People and Society]

The Adoption Register Regulations will set out the key requirements for supplying, retaining and disclosing information to and from the Register. In order to allow the regulations to be drafted, we would welcome comments on certain matters as contained in this document.

Friday 27/03/2015

New Scots: Integrating Refugees in Scotland's Communities: Year 1: Implementation Progress Report [People and Society]

Progress report on the first year of implementation of the New Scots refugee integration strategy

Scotland's National Marine Plan [Marine and Fisheries]

This Plan covers the management of both Scottish inshore waters (out to 12 nautical miles) and offshore waters (12 to 200 nautical miles). It also applies to the exercise of both reserved and devolved functions.

NHSScotland Confidential Alert Line - Final evaluation of Pilot [Health and Community Care]

The NHSScotland Confidential Alert Line was initially launched as a pilot on 2 April 2013. This document provides Public Concern at Work's final evaluation of the Pilot.

Equality Impact Assessment - The Firefighters Pension Scheme (Scotland) 2015. [Public Sector]

An equality impact assessment on the Firefighters Pension Scheme (Scotland) 2015 as a result of the UK Public Service Pensions Act 2013.

Equality Impact Assessment - The Police Pension Scheme (Scotland) 2015 [Public Sector]

An equality impact assessment on the Police Pension Scheme (Scotland) 2015 as a result of the UK Public Service Pensions Act 2013.

Annual Estimates of Scottish Farm Business Income (FBI) 2015 [Statistics]

This publication contains farm business level estimates of average incomes for the accounting year 2013-14, relating to the 2013 crop year.

Equality Evidence Toolkit for Public Authorities [People and Society]

The Equality Evidence Toolkit is designed to help public authorities locate and use equality evidence, aiding them to meet the requirements of the The Equality Act 2010 (Specific Duties)(Scotland) Regulations 2012.

Statutory Guidance on the General Purpose of the Scottish Environment Protection Agency and its Contribution Towards Sustainable Development [Environment]

This document provides statutory guidance to SEPA on its General Purpose, as introduced by the Regulatory Reform (Scotland) Act 2014, and its contribution towards sustainable development.

Scotland's Action Plan for EU Engagement [International]

This Action Plan sets out Scotland’s purpose and activities in Europe encompassing Scotland’s strategic priorities, how the Scottish Government influences and engages with EU policies and programmes, and our work to build partnerships in the EU.

Out-of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest: A Strategy for Scotland [Health and Community Care]

The Out-of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest(OHCA) strategy, which has been developed in collaboration with a range of stakeholders, is a 5 year plan with the aim of ensuring that by 2020 Scotland becomes an international leader in OHCA outcomes. The headline aim is to save an additional 1,000 lives by 2020.

Thursday 26/03/2015

Equally Safe - Reforming the criminal law to address domestic abuse and sexual offences [Law, Order and Public Safety]

A consultation on proposals to create specific offences concerning domestic abuse and the non-consensual sharing of private, intimate images, the introduction of statutory jury directions in sexual offence cases, the extra-territorial effect of the law concerning sexual offences committed against children and the circumstances in which a court can grant a non-harassment order.

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