Tuesday 16 June 2015

Community Empowerment (Scotland) Bil

Community Empowerment (Scotland) Bill - Stage 3 Proceedings Wednesday 17 June

UNISON Scotland is generally supportive of involving people in the design and delivery of services and extending the community right to buy particularly round neglected and abandoned land. However, we have a range of concerns about the impact of this Bill on communities, services and the workers who deliver them. While some measures are welcome others may impact detrimentally on members’ jobs and public service delivery.
We are concerned that the Bill does not contain protection for public sector workers or for less powerful and marginalised citizens. Our evidence on the Bill is here 

Back to Top