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Monday 19/02/2018

Fees Charged for Applications under the Electricity Act 1989 [Economy]

A consultation seeking views on proposals from the Scottish Government to revise the fees required by the Electricity (Applications for Consent) Regulations 1990, which relate to construction of electricity generating stations and overhead lines.

Tuesday 13/02/2018

Actions Agreed at the Cabinet Meeting with Children and Young People - 28 February 2017 - Progress Report [People and Society]

Report on the agreed actions after the first annual meeting of Cabinet members and children and young people on 28 February 2017.

Actions Agreed at the Cabinet Meeting with Children and Young People - 28 February 2017 - Progress Report (Children and Young People’s Summary) [People and Society]

Children and Young People's Summary report on the agreed actions after the first annual meeting of Cabinet members and children and young people on 28 February 2017.

Social Tenants in Scotland 2016 [Statistics]

This is the second annual statistical compendium publication on Social Tenants in Scotland. It presents an overview of social tenants and social rented housing in Scotland for the year 2016, covering information on stock, households, housing flows, and rents and income levels. It includes trend data for earlier years and comparisons to other housing tenures and to other UK countries.

Monday 12/02/2018

Consultation on Fees for Seed Testing, Seed certification and Associated Seed Functions [Environment]

Scottish Government have reviewed the fees for seed testing, seed certification and associated seed functions. The findings have been documented in this consultation paper, and the changes to fees inserted into the relevant schedules and BRIA, also included.

Parole Reform in Scotland - Analysis of Responses - Consultation on proposals for legislative change [Law, Order and Public Safety]

This report follows the public consultation on Parole Reform. The proposals in the consultation support the "Vision for Justice in Scotland" which is safe, just and resilient. The responses to the consultation were collated and analysed and form the basis for this report. The findings will contribute to the proposed revisions to primary legislation which is the Prisoners and Criminal Proceedings(Scotland) Act 1993 and to secondary legislation which is the Parole Board (Scotland)Rules 2001.

Friday 09/02/2018

A consultation on the proposed LBTT First Time Buyers Relief [General]

A consultation on the details of the first-time buyer relief from Land and Buildings Transaction Tax (LBTT) as announced in the draft Scottish Budget 2018/19 has been launched.

Evaluation of Police and Fire Reform: Year 3 Thematic Case Study - Partnership, Innovation and Prevention [Research]

This report presents the findings from a thematic case study undertaken during Year 3 of the evaluation focusing on issues of partnership working, innovation and prevention.

Thursday 08/02/2018

Scottish Ministerial Code: 2018 edition [First Minister]

A code of conduct and guidance on procedures for members of the Scottish Government (the First Minister, Cabinet Secretaries and Law Officers) ) and junior Scottish Ministers

The 2017-18 Spring Budget Revision supporting document [Economy]

Revisions to the Level 2 and 3 budgets detailed in the supporting document of the Budget Act 2017 as amended by the Autumn Budget Revision 2017-18

Wednesday 07/02/2018

Scotland’s Population Needs & Migration Policy [Government]

Discussion paper on evidence, policy and powers for the Scottish Parliament.

Mortuary Review Group [Health and Community Care]

As part of the response to the campaign by the Whyte family and Richard Lochhead MSP to review the standard of all mortuaries across Scotland, the Minister for Public Health and Sport recognised that the provision of mortuary services would benefit from a wider review to clarify responsibilities and confirm that an appropriate standard of service is being provided.

Tuesday 06/02/2018

Criminal Justice Social Work Statistics in Scotland: 2016-17 [Law, Order and Public Safety]

Report on criminal justice social work services and social work orders.

Monday 05/02/2018

Review of Independent Information and Support Services - Research Findings [Research]

Findings from a commissioned review of independent information and support services in relation to Self-directed Support for social care, in 2017

Friday 02/02/2018

CAP Greening Group: Discussion Paper [Agriculture]

A paper produced by the CAP Greening Group, chaired by Professor Russel Griggs. The paper develops high level principles that could produce a way forward for greening beyond the context of the current CAP.

The Impact of Children and Young People’s Participation on Policy Making [People and Society]

A report commissioned by the Scottish Government to explore the nature and type of impact children and young people’s participation has had on national and local policy making in Scotland.

Thursday 01/02/2018

Code of Practice on the Exercise by Constables in Scotland of Search Powers Conferred by Sections 289 and 303C of the Proceeds of Crime Act [Law, Order and Public Safety]

A Code of Practice for constables in Scotland on the exercise of powers to search for cash and listed assets under sections 289 and 303C of the Proceeds of Crime Act 2002.

Scottish Welfare Fund - Statutory Guidance [Government]

The aim of the Scottish Welfare Fund Guidance (last updated in February 2018) is to provide a framework for decision makers, in order to promote consistency in decision making. The Scottish Welfare Fund is a discretionary grant scheme, therefore this guidance does not cover all eventualities. It is intended to support decision makers to meet the underlying objectives of the Fund.

Wednesday 31/01/2018

Universal Credit: New choices for People living in Scotland [People and Society]

Q&A leaflet for people claiming Universal Credit in Scotland

Further Information about the Universal Credit Scottish choices for people living in Scotland [People and Society]

Updated information leaflet for stakeholders on the Universal Credit Scottish Choices

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