About the Bill
The Bill was introduced on 30 September 2020.
Proposal for a Bill to require the Scottish Ministers to introduce, and to implement, a National Transitions Strategy to improve outcomes for children and young people with a disability in the transition to adulthood, and to require local authorities to introduce a transitions plan to ensure each child and young person with a disability receives appropriate care and support before, and during, the transition to adulthood; and for connected purposes.
The draft Bill and related documents can be read below:
The Education and Skills Committee has been designated at the lead committee for Stage 1 Scrutiny of the Bill.
The Committee opened it call for views on 16 November 2020. The closing date for the call for views is 11 January 2021.
You can read the call for views below.
You can submit your views using the online submission tool which can be accessed here