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Child Sexual Exploitation Written Answer, 30/10/14 [S]
Written Answer given in response to John Wilson's (Ind) question asking the Scottish Government what conclusions Scotland's enforcement and social service agencies can draw from the findings of the report, Independent Inquiry into Child Sexual Exploitation in Rotheram (1997 - 2013).

Keeping Children Safe Written Answer, 27/10/14 [S]
Written Answer given in response to Christine Grahams's (SNP) question asking the Scottish Government how many applications have been (a) made and (b) granted each year under the community sex offender disclosure scheme, Keeping Children Safe.

Support for survivors of abuse, 27/10/14 [S]
Education Secretary Michael Russell today confirmed that the Scottish Government would lead the development of a support fund for survivors of abuse while in care.

Report of the Parliamentary inquiry into the effectiveness of legislation for tackling child sexual exploitation and trafficking
Barnardo's has published a report which argues that the government should make changes to the Sexual Offences Act 2003 in a bid to better protect victims of child sexual exploitation and trafficking.

Tackling Child Sexual Exploitation in Scotland Debate, 28/01/14 [S]
Debate in the Scottish Parliament on 28 January 2014 on Tackling Child Sexual Exploitation in Scotland. The debate was opened by David Stewart (Lab) on behalf of the Public Petitions Committee.

National Strategy needed to tackle child sexual exploitation, 15/01/14 [S]
Scotland lacks a clear strategy to tackle child sexual exploitation. This is just one of the key recommendations from a report issued by the Scottish Parliament’s Public Petitions Committee.

Victims and Witnesses Bill passed, 12/12/13 [S]
The Victims and Witnesses (Scotland) Bill was passed at Stage 3 on 12 December 2013.

Victims and Witnesses (Scotland) Bill: Stage 3 Briefing, 09/12/13 [S]
Stage 3 proceedings on the Victims and Witnesses (Scotland) Bill are scheduled to take place on 12 December 2013.

Sexual Abuse Written Answer, 18/11/13 [E/NI/S/W]
Written Answer given in the House of Lords on 18 November 2013 in response to Baroness Doocey's question asking Her Majesty’s Government when they intend to ratify the 2007 Council of Europe Convention for the Protection of Children from Sexual Exploitation and Sexual Abuse.

Sexual Abuse Written Answer, 11/11/13 [E/NI/S/W]
Written Answer given in the House of Commons on 11 November 2013 in response to Patrick Mercer's (Ind) question asking the Secretary of State for the Home Department with reference to her Department's publication Tackling Child Sexual Exploitation Action Plan, published in November 2011, what plans she has to take further action in order to ensure the UK is compliant with the Council of Europe's Convention on the Protection of Children from Sexual Exploitation and Sexual Abuse.