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A consultation on the unification, appointment, removal and management of Scotland's Judiciary ISBN 0 7559 4910 2 This document is also available in pdf format (508k)
Ministerial Foreword Executive Summary Chapter 1 Introduction Chapter 2 The Independence of the Judiciary Chapter 3 The Lord President Chapter 4 Judges' Council Chapter 5 Administrative responsibilities for judges of the Court of Session Chapter 6 Judicial Appointments Chapter 7 Removal from Office Chapter 8 Discipline Chapter 9 Re-employing retired judges and sheriffs Chapter 10 Lord Justice Clerk to fulfil duties of Lord President in certain circumstances Chapter 11 The office of temporary judge Chapter 12 Eligibility for appointment to the office of judge of the Court of Session Summary of Questions How to respond and how your responses will be handled by us
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