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Scottish court fees 2018-2021 consultation: equality impact assesment

Published: 20 Oct 2017
Part of:
Law and order
ISBN:
9781788513661

This is the equality impact assessment that accompanies the Consultation on Scottish Court Fees 2018-2021.

20 page PDF

239.2kB

20 page PDF

239.2kB

Contents
Scottish court fees 2018-2021 consultation: equality impact assesment
Footnotes

20 page PDF

239.2kB

Footnotes

1. The consultation can be viewed at https://consult.scotland.gov.uk/courts/scottish-court-fees-2018-2021

2. http://www.parliament.scot/parliamentarybusiness/Bills/104998.aspx

3. The Equality and Human Rights Commission has commented that group procedure could be beneficial for equality and human rights claims http://www.parliament.scot/S5_JusticeCommittee/Inquiries/CL-EHRC.pdf. Court fees for group procedure are not being consulted on at this stage given that the Civil Litigation Bill has not yet been passed and the Scottish Civil Justice Council will require to draw up detailed group procedure rules in due course.

4. Now the Courts Reform (Scotland) Act 2014.

5. http://www.gov.scot/Publications/2016/11/3573 .

6. https://www.equalityhumanrights.com/en/britain-fairer/scotland-fairer-introduction/scotland-fairer-report, p43

7. http://www.gov.scot/Resource/0049/00496532.pdf

8. http://www.gov.scot/Publications/2017/03/5915

9. http://www.gov.scot/Publications/2017/09/9979

10. http://www.scotcourts.gov.uk/docs/default-source/scs---court-users/20151203_court-satisfaction-survey-report_final-report.pdf?sfvrsn=2

11. https://www.equalityhumanrights.com/en/britain-fairer/scotland-fairer-introduction/scotland-fairer-report, p43

12. https://www.equalityhumanrights.com/en/britain-fairer/scotland-fairer-introduction/scotland-fairer-report, p43

13. See EQIA – Setting the Scene for further information on the legislation.


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