8 August 2016

Consultation for a Child Poverty Bill for Scotland.

This consultation sets proposals for a Child Poverty Bill for Scotland that will:

  • Enshrining in legislation our ambition to eradicate child poverty
  • Reinstating statutory income-bases targets to reduce the number of children living in poverty
  • Placing a duty on Scottish Ministers to develop a Child Poverty Delivery Plan, and to report on annually on their progress towards delivering that plan.


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8 August 2016

Opportunity for individuals to join the emerging Our Voice national Citizens panel for health and social care in Scotland.