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  • Consultation on ending Child Poverty

    Created: 11/08/2016

    This consultation sets the Scottish Government's proposals for a Child Poverty Bill for Scotland that will:
    • Enshrine in legislation the Scottish Government’s ambition to eradicate child poverty;
    • Place a duty on Scottish Ministers to publish a Child Poverty Delivery Plan every 5 years, and to report on that Plan annually; and
    • Set statutory income targets.

    To read more about this consultation click here or to reply to the consultation click here.

    The consultation will be open to responses until Friday 30 September 2016.

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