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Recent publications

Good Work Plan: Proposals to Support FamiliesGood Work Plan: Proposals to Support Families The UK Government is seeking views on proposals to better support parents to balance work and family-life.

Widening the Scope of the Current Victim Statement SchemeWidening the Scope of the Current Victim Statement Scheme The Scottish Government has committed to consulting on the details of widening the range of serious crimes which carry the right to make a victim statement.

Children (Scotland) BillChildren (Scotland) Bill The Scottish Parliament’s Justice Committee is asking for views on the Children (Scotland) Bill.

Period Products (Free Provision) (Scotland) BillPeriod Products (Free Provision) (Scotland) Bill A call for views on a Bill to ensure everyone in Scotland who needs to use period products can obtain them free of charge through a "period products scheme" which the Scottish Government would have to set up.

Benefit Take UpBenefit Take Up The Scottish Parliament's Social Security Committee has launched an inquiry into benefit take-up.

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