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Health Committee takes evidence on Victims and Witnesses Bill, 23/04/13 [S]

During its meeting of 23 April 2103 the Scottish Parliament Health and Sport Committee took Stage 1 evidence on the Victims and Witnesses Bill.

The Committee heard from Gerry Wells, Quarriers; Graham Bell, Kibble Education and Care Centre; Richard Crosse, CrossReach and Church of Scotland; Jean Urquhart, Scottish Catholic Safeguarding Service; and Richard Meade, Barnardo’s Scotland.

They also took evidence from Zachari Duncalf, Care Leavers Association; Jacquie Pepper, Care Inspectorate; Karen Anderson, Care Inspectorate; and Duncan Dunlop, Who Cares? Scotland.

The Bill will legislate to create a national confidential forum.

For full details see the Scottish Parliament Health and Sport Committee Official Report 23 April 2013 which is available from the Scottish Parliament website.

Further Information

Scottish Parliament Health and Sport Committee Official Report 23 April 2013