Key dates – Monday 8 August to Friday 30 September
This consultation sets our proposals for a Child Poverty Bill for Scotland that will:
o Enshrine in legislation the Scottish Government’s ambition to eradicate child poverty.
o Place a duty on Scottish Ministers to publish a Child Poverty Delivery Plan every 5 years, and to report on that Plan annually.
o Set statutory income targets.
To reply to the consultation please use this link – https://consult.scotland.gov.uk/social-justice/consultation-on-a-child-poverty-bill-for-scotland