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Wednesday 16/09/2015


The statistics in this release are based on administrative records and surveys of individual public sector bodies carried out by the Scottish Government and the Office for National Statistics (ONS). This is a snapshot of employment as at June 2015. The publication includes information on public sector employment in Scotland with distinctions made for employment in devolved bodies and reserved bodies (located in Scotland).

Drinking Water Quality in Scotland 2014 – Private Water Supplies [Environment]

The annual report published by the Drinking Water Quality Regulator for Scotland (DWQR) on the quality of drinking water from private water supplies for 2014.

Monday 14/09/2015

Consultation on air quality plans to meet EU limit values for nitrogen dioxide in Scotland [Environment]

Consultation on updated UK and zonal air quality action plans outlining work being undertaken to ensure compliance with EU nitrogen dioxide limit values in the shortest possible time.

Analysis of the Consultation on the Reservoirs (Scotland) Amendment Regulations 2015 [Law, Order and Public Safety]

This document analyses the responses to the Consultation on the Reservoirs (Scotland) Amendment Regulations 2015.

Friday 11/09/2015

An Update to the Review of Reinvestment in Financial Investigation from the Proceeds of Crime Report [Law, Order and Public Safety]

From 2010 to 2012 the Scottish Government gave approval for matched funding (totalling £625K) to improve financial investigation in Scotland. This report reviews the way this finding has been used and if it has been effective. The findings suggest that the funding has improved financial investigation and it makes recommendations for continue its development.

Key Scottish Environment Statistics 2015 [Environment]

This publication aims to provide an easily accessible reference document which offers information on a wide range of environmental topics. It covers key datasets on the state of the environment in Scotland, with an emphasis on the trends over time wherever possible. The data are supplemented by text providing brief background information on environmental impacts and data source, a summary of the trend and brief information on the potential factors affecting the trend.

Scottish Fiscal Commission Bill - Consultation Responses [Public Sector]

Responses to the recent consultation on the Scottish Fiscal Commission Bill proposals.

Scottish Fiscal Commission Bill - Consultation Response Summary and EQIA Screening Exercise [Public Sector]

A summary of responses to, 'A Consultation on the Scottish Fiscal Commission' and the results of an accompanying Equality Impact Assessment screening exercise that was undertaken.

Thursday 10/09/2015

Scottish Marine and Freshwater Science Vol 6 No 8: Effects of AC Magnetic Fields (MFs) on Swimming Activity in European Eels Anguilla anguilla [Marine and Fisheries]

Report investigating the effects of AC magnetic fields on European eels. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.7489/1618-1

Scottish Marine and Freshwater Science Vol 6 No 9: Behavioural Responses of Atlantic Salmon to Mains Frequency Magnetic Fields [Marine and Fisheries]

Report examining the effects of mains frequency (50Hz) magnetic fields (MF) on behaviour of captive Atlantic salmon. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.7489/1621-1

Setting the Direction for Nursing and Midwifery Education: Delivery Plan 2015-6. [Education and Training]

The 2015-6 Delivery plan for Setting the Direction for Nursing and Midwifery Education. This has been developed from the strategic aims from the Chief Nursing Officer's review and sets out actions which have been commenced and new areas for action.


This document gives public notice of the Police Act 1997 and the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (Scotland) Act 2007 Remedial Order (“the 2015 Order”) as is required under section 14(2) of the Convention Rights (Compliance) (Scotland) Act 2001 (“the 2001 Act”). This document also seeks written observations on the 2015 Order.

Wednesday 09/09/2015

Housing Advice Note [Health and Community Care]

This Guidance is intended for use by Integration Authorities, Health Boards and Local Authorities.

Tuesday 08/09/2015

Phytophthora ramorum and Phytophthora kernoviae in Scotland: A Status Report [Environment]

This paper sets out the history of these diseases in Scotland, the current situation and the actions being taken to control them.

Strategy for Phytophthora ramorum in Scotland for 2015 - 2017 [Environment]

This paper outlines the Scottish Government's strategy for Phytophthora ramorum in Scotland.

United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (UNCRPD) The Scottish Government's Draft Delivery Plan (2016-2020) - Consultation [People and Society]

This draft plan sets out our aim to removing barriers and enabling disabled people to enjoy equal access to citizenship. Over 50 commitments will help us deliver the four outcomes and three cross cutting themes that will bring about change to disabled people. We will consider the views of disabled people on this approach and finalise our plan in spring 2016

Housing Statistics for Scotland 2015: Key Trends Summary [Housing]

Statistics on housing supply and public sector housing in Scotland up to 31 March 2015, based on information collected from local authorities, housing associations and the Scottish Government affordable housing supply programme.

Housing Statistics for Scotland, Quarterly Update (September 2015) [Housing]

Quarterly updates to new build, Affordable Housing Supply Programme and sales of local authority housing

Multiple Substance Use Among Adolescents in Scotland: Profile and Trends [Health and Community Care]

This report examines the prevalence of regular use of 2 or more substances among adolescents in Scotland, and key factors associated with multiple substance use.

Recorded Crime in Scotland, 2014-15 [Statistics]

Official Statistics Bulletin presents statistics on crimes and offences recorded and cleared up by the police in Scotland. It forms part of the Scottish Government series of statistical bulletins on the criminal justice system. Statistics on crimes and offences recorded by the police provide a measure of the volume of criminal activity with which the police are faced.

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