Our written responses to major external consultations are available on this page.
If you would like to find out more about any of these responses, or other consultations that may not be listed here, please contact the Strategic Performance and Engagement Department by emailing: firstname.lastname@example.org.
In the interests of ensuring maximum transparency, we make every effort to secure consent to publish all responses in full, subject only to necessary redactions in the interests of data protection. The SSSC has to comply with the requirements of the Data Protection Act.
In July 2018 the Scottish Parliament’s Health and Sport Committee published a call for evidence on the Health and Care (Staffing) (Scotland) Bill. The SSSC and Care Inspectorate submitted a joint response. The response is attached.
In May 2018 the Scottish Government held a public consultation on changes to the PVG scheme. The SSSC’s response is attached.
In April 2018 The Scottish Government held a consultation on the new national standard for early learning and childcare. The SSSC’s response is attached.
In April 2018 the Nursing and Midwifery Council held a public consultation on changes to their fitness to practise function. The SSSC’s response is attached.
In March 2018 the Scottish Government held a consultation on developing their new Suicide Prevention Action Plan. The SSSC’s response is available below.
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