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The Adoption Allowance (Scotland) Regulations 1996

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6.  After a decision has been made to pay an allowance, the adoption agency shall notify the adopters in writing of the following:–

(a)the basis of the determination of entitlement to an allowance and of the assessment of the amount of the allowance;

(b)the amount of the allowance as initially determined;

(c)the date of the first payment of the allowance;

(d)the method of payment, the frequency of payment and the period of payment of the allowance;

(e)the arrangements and procedure for review, variation and termination of the allowance under regulation 7.

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