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Creating A Fairer Scotland: Social Security

Creating A Fairer Scotland: Social Security

Monday, October 12, 2015

ISBN: 9781785446504

A stocktake paper providing an overview of work undertaken by the Scottish Government to pave the way for the devolution of new social security powers.

Executive Summary

The Scottish Government has held discussions with citizens and organisations across Scotland in order to shape the approach taken to soon to be devolved powers over social security. This paper provides a summary of what we have heard so far. It also provides initial indications of how we could use the powers that are being devolved to help to build a fairer Scotland.