Publication - Progress report

Equality Outcomes and Mainstreaming Report 2013

Published: 30 Apr 2013

Report on how the public sector equality duty is being integrated across Scottish Government functions.

Equality Outcomes and Mainstreaming Report 2013


1. Mainstreaming equality is "integrating the general equality duty into the day-to-day working of an organisation" (

2. Duty of the Scottish Ministers to publish proposals to enable better performance:

3. 'SCS' stands for 'Senior Civil Service'

4. DWP (2011) Removing Income Support eligibility for lone parents with a youngest child aged five or over: Equality impact assessment

5. Institute for Fiscal Studies (2011) The impact of tax and benefit reforms by sex: some simple analysis

6. Scottish Government (2012) Potential impacts of a move to household benefit payments

7. DWP (2011) Time limiting contributory Employment and Support Allowance to one year for those in the work-related activity group: Equality impact assessment
DWP (2012) Disability Living Allowance Reform: Equality impact assessment

8. Scottish Government (2012) The number of households affected by the under-occupation penalty

9. Department of Work and Pensions (2011d) Household Benefit Cap: Equality impact assessment


Email: Graeme Bryce,

Phone: 0300 244 4000 – Central Enquiry Unit

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