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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.

Links

News release: http://news.scotland.gov.uk/News/Consultation-on-ending-child-poverty-284c.aspx

To reply to the consultation please use this link: https://consult.scotland.gov.uk/social-justice/consultation-on-a-child-poverty-bill-for-scotland

 

8 August 2016

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

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