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Friday 29/05/2015

Revenue Scotland and Tax Powers Act 2014: A consultation on Proposed subordinate legislation: analysis of responses [Economy]

Analysis of responses received to a consultation on subordinate legislation provided for in the Revenue Scotland and Tax Powers Act 2014.

Scottish Government response to the final Report of the Advisory Group on Tackling Sectarianism in Scotland: May 2015 [Law, Order and Public Safety]

As part of the Scottish Government’s commitment to tackling sectarianism, the independent Advisory Group on Tackling Sectarianism in Scotland was established to provide advice on the nature and extent of sectarianism in Scotland and priorites for action. The Group published their final report on 29 May 2015. This is the Scottish Government's response to that report.

Tackling Sectarianism and its Consequences in Scotland: Final Report of The Advisory Group on Tackling Sectarianism in Scotland – April 2015 [Law, Order and Public Safety]

The Advisory Group was established by the Minister for Community Safety and Legal Affairs to provide independent, impartial advice on developing work to tackle sectarianism in Scotland. The final report outlines the key conclusions and findings of the group.

Revenue Scotland and Tax Powers Act: A consultation on the Scottish Tax Tribunal Rules: Analysis of Responses [Economy]

Analysis of responses to a consultation on the Scottish Tax Tribunal Rules

Consultation on the Scottish Tax Tribunal Rules: Consultation Responses [Economy]

Responses to a consultation on the Scottish Tax Tribunals rules

Consultation on the draft Statutory Guidance for Parts 4, 5 and 18 (Section 96) and related draft orders of the Children and Young People (Scotland) Act 2014 [People and Society]

Consultation on the draft Statutory Guidance for Parts 4, 5 and 18 (Section 96) and related draft orders of the Children and Young People (Scotland) Act 2014

Thursday 28/05/2015

Climate Ready Scotland: Scottish Climate Change Adaptation Programme, Annual Progress Report 2015 [Environment]

The first annual report on progress made on policies and proposals set out in the Scottish Climate Change Adaptation Programme (2014). The Climate Ready Scotland: Scottish Climate Adaptation Programme Annual Progress Report 2015 also sets out some of the additional research and modelling that is underway to help prepare for the future by better understanding how climate change is affecting people, homes, communities and landscapes across Scotland.

Scottish Schools Adolescent Lifestyle and Substance Use Survey (SALSUS) 2015: Online Feasibility Study [Research]

The Scottish Schools Adolescent Lifestyle and Substance Use Survey (SALSUS) has always been administered on paper. This report summarises a feasibility study exploring the transition from paper to online administration. This is being considered for the 2015 wave of SALSUS

Local Area Labour Markets in Scotland: Statistics from the Annual Population Survey, 2014 [Statistics]

Summary publication of results from the Annual Population Survey 2014, presenting analysis on the labour market, education and training. Results are provided for Scotland and local authority areas in Scotland.

Wednesday 27/05/2015

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

The Welfare Funds (Scotland) Act 2015 places the Scottish Welfare Fund into law. This consultation is about the next stage in the process - the regulations and statutory guidance for how local authorities should provide their SWF.

Provisional Outturn (2014-15) and Budget Estimates (2015-16) [Statistics]

Net Revenue Expenditure figures for all the main services carried out by Scotland's Local Authorities. This publication presents Provisional Outturn for 2014-15 and Budget Estimates for 2015-16.

Wider Payment of the Living Wage in Scotland – Issues for Consideration [Research]

Reviews existing international research on impacts and practicalities of introducing the Living Wage and of promoting it through public contracts; and explores the views, experiences and suggestions for action of Scottish employers who have already introduced the Living Wage, Scottish Government contractors and stakeholder organisations.

Tuesday 26/05/2015

Emergency Department Weekly Activity and Waiting Times in Scotland: Week ending 17/05/2015 [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.

Scottish Agricultural Wages Board - Consultation [Agriculture]

The Scottish Agricultural Wages Board is an executive Non-Departmental Public Body (NDPB) established under the Agricultural Wages (Scotland) Act 1949. The functions of NDPB’s are normally reviewed periodically. The last review involving the SAWB was conducted in 2008. The current review was announced as part of the Scottish Government’s 2011 Agricultural Manifesto. This made a commitment to review the function of the SAWB during the current parliament

Thursday 21/05/2015

Victim Notification Scheme: Short/Long term offenders, additional info leaflet [Law, Order and Public Safety]

Additional updated information to be read in conjunction with the existing VNS booklets.

Wednesday 20/05/2015

Published Response to the Refresh of the Youth Employment Strategy [Economy]

This report summarises the responses and key themes that emerged from the surveys, and discussions with stakeholders

Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 [Law, Order and Public Safety]

This consultation paper sets out specific proposals to reform the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 to allow more people with previous criminal activity to be able to move away from their past offending behaviour and to reduce the length of time most people will have to disclose their previous criminal activity.

Tuesday 19/05/2015

EQIA: THE COMMUNITY CARE (PROVISION OF RESIDENTIAL ACCOMMODATION OUTWITH SCOTLAND) (SCOTLAND) REGULATIONS 2015 [Health and Community Care]

This document outlines the main equality considerations considred throughout the policy development of the Community Care (Provision of Residential Accommodation Outwith Scotland) (Scotland) Regulations 2015.

Emergency Department Weekly Activity and Waiting Times in Scotland: Week ending 10/05/2015 [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.

Monday 18/05/2015

SG/STUC Memorandum of Understanding [Business and Industry]

A memoranndum of Understanding between the Scottish Government and STUC

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