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The Equality Act 2010 (Specific Duties) (Scotland) Regulations 2012

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This is a draft item of legislation. This draft has since been made as a Scottish Statutory Instrument: The Equality Act 2010 (Specific Duties) (Scotland) Regulations 2012 No. 162

  1. Introductory Text

  2. 1.Citation and commencement

  3. 2.Interpretation

  4. 3.Duty to report progress on mainstreaming the equality duty

  5. 4.Duty to publish equality outcomes and report progress

  6. 5.Duty to assess and review policies and practices

  7. 6.Duty to gather and use employee information

  8. 7.Duty to publish gender pay gap information

  9. 8.Duty to publish statements on equal pay, etc.

  10. 9.Duty to consider award criteria and conditions in relation to public procurement

  11. 10.Duty to publish in a manner that is accessible, etc.

  12. 11.Duty to consider other matters

  13. 12.Duty of the Scottish Ministers to publish proposals to enable better performance

  14. Signature

    1. SCHEDULE

      List of public authorities

      1. Scottish Administration

      2. Keeper of the Records of Scotland.

      3. Keeper of the Registers of Scotland.

      4. Registrar General of Births, Deaths and Marriages for Scotland.

      5. Scottish Court Service.

      6. National Health Service

      7. A Special Health Board constituted under that section.

      8. Local government

      9. A joint board within the meaning of section 235(1) of...

      10. A joint fire and rescue board constituted by a scheme...

      11. A licensing board established under section 5 of the Licensing...

      12. A National Park authority established by a designation order made...

      13. Scottish Enterprise and Highlands and Islands Enterprise, established under the...

      14. Other educational bodies

      15. The managers of a grant-aided school (within the meaning of...

      16. The board of management of a college of further education...

      17. In the case of such a college of further education...

      18. The governing body of an institution within the higher education...

      19. Police

      20. Other bodies and offices

      21. Audit Scotland.

      22. Board of Trustees for the National Galleries of Scotland.

      23. Board of Trustees of the National Museums of Scotland.

      24. Bòrd na Gáidhlig.

      25. A Chief Constable of a police force maintained under section...

      26. A chief officer of a community justice authority.

      27. A Chief Officer of a relevant authority appointed under section...

      28. Commissioner for Children and Young People in Scotland.

      29. The Common Services Agency for the Scottish Health Service.

      30. A community justice authority.

      31. Creative Scotland.

      32. Healthcare Improvement Scotland.

      33. The Mental Welfare Commission for Scotland.

      34. A regional Transport Partnership created by an order under section...

      35. Scottish Children’s Reporter Administration.

      36. The Scottish Criminal Cases Review Commission.

      37. Scottish Environment Protection Agency.

      38. Scottish Further and Higher Education Funding Council

      39. The Scottish Legal Aid Board.

      40. Scottish Natural Heritage.

      41. Scottish Qualifications Authority.

      42. The Scottish Social Services Council.

      43. The Scottish Sports Council.

      44. Scottish Water.

      45. Skills Development Scotland.

      46. Social Care and Social Work Improvement Scotland.

      47. The Trustees of the National Library of Scotland.

      48. VisitScotland.

  15. Explanatory Note

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