Best Start Grants and Scottish Child Payment (Miscellaneous Amendments) Regulations 2021: scrutiny report
The Scottish Commission on Social Security's scrutiny report on the draft Best Start Grants and Scottish Child Payment (Miscellaneous Amendments) Regulations 2021 with recommendations for the Scottish Government.
Annex – Scrutiny timeline
3 September 2021: Draft Regulations referred to SCoSS by the Minister for Social Security and Local Government.
10 September 2021: Questions issued to Scottish Government officials regarding the draft regulations.
28 September 2021: SCoSS Board meeting, including a general briefing on the draft Regulations from lead Scottish Government officials responsible Best Start Grant and Scottish Child payment regulations.
13 October 2021: Questions issued to Scottish Government officials regarding draft regulations.
14 October 2021: SCoSS draft recommendations released to Scottish Government officials.
19 October 2021: Letter received from David Wallace Chief Executive, Social Security Scotland
2 November 2021: Final Scrutiny report signed off at SCoSS Board meeting.
5 November 2021: SCoSS report published.