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Children (Equal Protection From Assault) (Scotland) Bill Implementation group minutes: FOI release

Published: 2 Jul 2021

Information request and response under the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002

Published:
2 Jul 2021
Children (Equal Protection From Assault) (Scotland) Bill Implementation group minutes: FOI release
FOI reference: FOI/202100211424
Date received: 8 Jun 2021
Date responded: 2 Jul 2021
Information requested

Full minutes, notes, handouts, PowerPoint documents and audio recordings from the last two meetings of the Children Equal Protection Bill Implementation Group 2019. 

Response

The two most recent meetings of the Children (Equal Protection from Assault) (Scotland) Act 2019 Implementation Group took place on 10 February 2021 and 13 May 2021.

We have set out separate responses to your request in relation to these two meetings below.

Meeting on 10 February 2021
Some of the information you have requested in relation to this meeting is at Children (Equal Protection From Assault) (Scotland) Bill implementation group minutes: February 2021 - gov.scot (www.gov.scot).This information comprises the minutes of this meeting and the agenda. Under section 25(1) of FOISA, we do not have to give you information which is already reasonably accessible to you.

Attached is a copy of some of the information requested. This is a PDF of a Powerpoint presentation which was prepared by Scottish Government officials for use at this meeting. IT issues ultimately prevented the presentation being shared with meeting attendees, and a verbal summary of the information contained in this presentation was given instead. This is connected to the following item on the agenda for this meeting available at the link above:

  • Outcomes from: Stage 2 of the positive parenting marketing campaign and SG communications around 7 November

Meeting on 13 May 2021
The information you have requested in relation to this meeting is at Children (Equal Protection From Assault) (Scotland) Bill implementation group minutes: May 2021 - gov.scot (www.gov.scot). This information comprises the minutes of this meeting and the agenda. Under section 25(1) of FOISA, we do not have to give you information which is already reasonably accessible to you.

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Contact

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Central Enquiry Unit
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