Children (Scotland) Act 1995

Author: Office of Public Sector Information
Category: Policies & procedures

19th July 1995

This act reformed the law of Scotland relating to children, the adoption of children and young people who as children have been looked after by a local authority; made new provision as respects the relationship between parent and child and guardian and child in the law of Scotland; made provision as respects residential establishments for children and certain other residential establishments; and other connected purposes.