A Bill to make provision for the carrying out of joint inspections of the provision of services to children; and to make provision as to the appointment of persons to act as social work inspectors and their functions (SP Bill 49).
Current Status of the Bill
This Bill received Royal Assent on 22 February 2006.
Introduction of the Bill
This Executive Bill was introduced by Peter Peacock MSP on 28 October 2005.
- Bill (As Introduced) (81KB pdf)
- Explanatory Notes (53KB pdf)
- Policy Memorandum (44KB pdf)
- Memorandum on Delegated Powers (36KB pdf)
Research Briefings on Bill
SPICe briefing on Bill (as introduced):
Parliament: 19 January 2006
Bill passed on 19 January 2006
Royal Assent on 22 February 2006
Passage of the Bill: