Named Person: engagement on information sharing

Scottish Government’s three month engagement on information sharing provisions in the Children and Young People (Scotland) Act 2014

March 2017: Following the Supreme Court judgment of 28th July 2016, on the information sharing provisions in the Children and Young People (Scotland) Act 2014, the Deputy First Minister, Minister for Childcare and Early Years, and officials from the Scottish Government’s GIRFEC team, engaged widely with practitioners, public agencies, third sector organisations, and members of the public, including parents and children and young people as part of the Scottish Government’s three month intensive engagement programme.