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Monthly Listing of Publications


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Tuesday 18/10/2016

Supporting & Empowering Scotland's Citizens: National Action Plan for Technology Enabled Care [Health and Community Care]

Sets out a number of actions for Technology Enabled Care over 2016 and 2017 as a precursor to the development of a Digital Health & Care Strategy.

Saturday 15/10/2016

A Blueprint for 2020: Expansion of Early Learning and Childcare in Scotland Consultation [Education and Training]

The Blueprint sets the direction for the transformation of early learning and childcare (ELC) provision in Scotland. It sets out the key policy principles that will underpin the expansion and our aspirations for how the ELC sector will look and operate in 2020.

Friday 14/10/2016

Council of Economic Advisers: Annual Report 2015-16 [Economy]

The Report provides an overview of how the Council operates, and the areas they have focused upon over the past year.

Analysis of responses to consultation on mobile home sites regulations [Research]

Analysis of the responses to the consultation on new mobile home regulations

Wednesday 12/10/2016

The Human Trafficking and Exploitation (Scotland) Act 2015 - A Guide [Law, Order and Public Safety]

This is a guide to the Human Trafficking and Exploitation (Scotland) Act 2015. Its purpose is to set out clearly what the Act does. It is not designed to be fully comprehensive, nor a substitute for the Act and should not be relied on for legal advice.

Trafficking and Exploitation Strategy - Consultation - Case Studies [Law, Order and Public Safety]

A small number of case studies to illustrate some of the facets of trafficking and exploitation in Scotland today.

Trafficking and Exploitation Strategy - draft for consultation [Law, Order and Public Safety]

A draft strategy for consultation on tackling human trafficking and exploitation

Trafficking and Exploitation Strategy - Consultation Questions [Law, Order and Public Safety]

Questions for consultation on the draft human trafficking and exploitation strategy

Tuesday 11/10/2016

Implementing Early Learning and Childcare under the Children and Young People (Scotland) Act 2014: Progress Update [Education and Training]

An update of progress in implementing the increase in the entitlement to early learning and childcare to 600 hours per year through the 2014 Children & Young People Act.

Consultation on New Controls in the Queen Scallop Fishery in ICES Divisions VIa and VIIa [Marine and Fisheries]

Consultation seeking views on introducing new management measures in the queen scallop fishery in ICES divisions VIa (north coast of Northern Ireland and western Scotland) and VIIa (Irish Sea).

Homicide in Scotland 2015-16 [Statistics]

Statistical bulletin on crimes of homicide recorded by the police in Scotland in 2015-16.

Monday 10/10/2016

Age Cap on Student Maintenance Loans as Set Out in Regulation 3 of The Education (Student Loans)(Scotland) Regulations 2007 - EQIA [Education and Training]

This EQIA forms part of the review of the age cap for student maintenance loan eligibility.


The NHSScotland Confidential Alert Line was initially launched as a pilot on 2 April 2013. Public Concern at Work (PCaW) the charity that runs the service had their contract extended to continue to provide the service to 31 July 2017. As part of this contract, PCaW provide the Scottish Government with 6 monthly evaluation reports. This document covers the period from 1 August 2015 - 31 January 2016

Friday 07/10/2016

Update on Renewable Heat Target and Action - 2016 [Environment]

The Climate Change (Scotland) Act 2009 requires Scottish Ministers to produce a plan for the use of renewable sources and to report regularly on progress. A Renewable Heat Action Plan was produced in November 2009 updated in 2010, and refreshed again in 2011. The Heat Policy Statement published June 2015, updates and replaces the Renewable Heat Action Plan and subsequent updates. This 2016 update report outlines progress made against Scotland's renewable heat target and actions to achieve it.

The Creation of a Specific Offence of Domestic Abuse - Proposed Associated Reforms to Criminal Procedure [Law, Order and Public Safety]

The creation of a specific offence of Domestic Abuse and the proposed associated reforms to criminal procedure

Thursday 06/10/2016

Independent Review of Underground Coal Gasification - Report [Business and Industry]

An independent and evidenced examination of the issues and evidence surrounding Underground Coal Gasification, drawing on published sources of information, expert input and community views to help the Scottish Government formulate future policies or actions.

First Estimates of the Cereal and Oilseed Rape Harvest in Scotland 2016 [Agriculture]

Estimates of the Scottish cereal and oilseed harvest based on provisional areas and estimates of yield based on a panel of industry experts.

Wednesday 05/10/2016

Pesticide Usage in Scotland: Outdoor Vegetable Crops 2015 [Agriculture]

This publication presents information from a survey of pesticide use on vegetable crops grown for human consumption in Scotland during 2015.

Pesticide Usage in Scotland: Protected Edible Crops 2015 - Summary Report [Agriculture]

This publication presents information from a survey of pesticide use on protected edible crops in Scotland.

Pesticide Usage in Scotland: Rodenticide Use by Local Authorities 2015 [Environment]

This report presents the results of a survey of rodenticide use by local authorities in domestic, industrial and agricultural settings in Scotland during 2015.

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