12 Detail of the discussions can be found at Coronavirus (COVID-19): Stakeholder Recovery Roundtable - gov.scot (www.gov.scot).
13 Defined in the UK Act as all types of schools (i.e. public, grant-aided and independent schools), early learning and childcare settings, out of school care settings, and, higher education and further education institutions.
14 Coronavirus Act 2020: educational continuity direction - gov.scot (www.gov.scot)
17 The reports referred to are available from this page Coronavirus (COVID-19) legislation - gov.scot (www.gov.scot).
18 Consultation paper - Registers of Scotland – 22 December 2020
19 Digital submissions analysis - Registers of Scotland – 22 March 2021
25 Available from Coronavirus (COVID-19) legislation - gov.scot (www.gov.scot).
26 With the exception noted below of the time limit at section 147 of the 1995 Act relating to summary cases where the accused is held on remand, where the suspension is for a 3 month period.
27 The exception is the time limit at section 136, which sets out the time within which proceedings for certain summary offences must commence after the date of the alleged commission of the offence.
28 Details of these Roundtables are linked to in Chapter 1.