The Scottish Government recently consulted on a number of changes to the Tuberculosis (Scotland) Order 2007 (“the TB Order”); including proposals to introduce changes to the requirements for post movement testing and to the way we pay compensation where the provisions of the TB Order have been breached.
Analysis of responses to the public consultation and the Scottish Government Response, including how we have amended the relief after due consideration of the consultation.
An analysis of responses received to the Discussion Document on Safe and Effective Staffing in health and Social Care
Marine Scotland consulted on proposals for marking requirements for static gear deployed within 12 nautical miles of Scottish baselines, from November 2016 to February 2017, to give all fishermen the opportunity to consider and comment on them. This report sets out the responses to that consultation and Marine Scotland's response.
Evaluation of Police and Fire Reform: Year 3 National Key Informants Report and Summary of Evidence
This is a consultation on the draft regulations to implement Funeral Expense Assistance (FEA) which will replace the current UK Government Funeral Expenses Payment (more commonly known as the Funeral Payment) in Scotland by summer 2019.
The Inspectorate of Prosecution in Scotland's report on the Victims' Right to Review and a follow-up report on Complaints Handling and Feedback.
Area and livestock numbers on organic farms in Scotland
This Code of Practice on Litter and Refuse (COPLAR) provides practical guidance
on fulfilling the duties under the Environmental Protection Act 19901 (“the Act”),Section 89. These are to, as far as is practicable:
• keep land clear of litter and refuse (Duty 1)
• to keep certain roads clean (Duty 2).
This document provides information about the Scottish Welfare Fund (SWF) for local authority staff and support workers working with refugee families arriving in Scotland under family reunion rules to settle with their family member already resident in the local authority area. It sets out the arrangements for processing applications for assistance and the information needed to process these applications.
The Scottish Government issued a Public Consultation into the eligible intervention area for investment of public funds into NGA broadband
infrastructure on 5th July 2017. The period of consultation closed on 5th August 2017. The Public Consultation is now complete and this report sets out the responses to the consultation and the actions that the Scottish Government has taken as a direct result of those responses.
This consultation seeks views on reforming Part 1 of the Children (Scotland) Act 1995 to ensure the child's best interests are at the centre of any decision made about them.
This booklet is to help unpaid carers to understand and use the new Health and Social Care Standards.
The Scottish Attainment Challenge aims to help achieve equity in educational outcomes with a particular focus on closing the poverty-related attainment gap
The consultation document seeks views on new level of charges applied to the removal, storage and disposal of vehicles in Scotland.
A report following the 2017 Annual Report on Welfare Reform focusing on the impact of UK Government Social Security policy on housing.
Fair Start Scotland employment support service will impact directly and indirectly on children and young people’s rights and wellbeing,
Fair Start Scotland employment support service will impact directly and indirectly on children and young people’s rights and wellbeing, Therefore, a CRWIA is required.
Report of the Scottish Government's review of education provision for 15-24 year olds.
Disabled people are 20% of the population, but make up only 11% of the private sector workforce and 11.7% of the public sector workforce. We will consult with DPOs and public sector bodies around setting targets to redress this imbalance.