UN Convention on the Rights of the Child (Incorporation) (Scotland) Bill

Date: 22nd September 2020
Category: Incorporation


Closing date: 16th October 2020

The main purpose of the Bill is to incorporate the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child, which would make it part of Scots law. Children’s rights would be legally protected.

Children under the age of 18, individuals and organisations are encouraged to submit a consultation response.

  • Find out more about the Bill here.
  • Follow the Bill’s progress here.
  • Submit a response to the consultation here.