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Community Justice (Scotland) Act 2016

Section 28: Performance improvement activity

46.This section provides that Community Justice Scotland, in exercise of its general powers and to fulfil its function in section 4(1)(b), may identify, establish or promote good practice in relation to community justice outcomes improvement planning and reporting generally, and in relation to the provision of community justice; it may provide advice, guidance or assistance to the community justice partners in relation to planning and reporting and in relation to the provision of community justice; and it may make local or national improvement recommendations (as elaborated on in sections 29 and 30).

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