Search Legislation

Community Justice (Scotland) Act 2016

Section 32: Strategy for innovation, learning and development

52.No later than one year after this section comes into force, Community Justice Scotland must publish a strategy for innovation, learning and development. The content of the strategy is for Community Justice Scotland to determine but it may include such material about innovation, learning and development in relation to community justice as Community Justice Scotland considers appropriate. In preparing the strategy, Community Justice Scotland must have regard to the national strategy for community justice and the national performance framework. Community Justice Scotland must also consult each community justice partner; such third sector bodies involved in community justice as it considers appropriate; and anyone else it considers appropriate when preparing the strategy.

Back to top


Print Options


Explanatory Notes

Text created by the Scottish Government to explain what the Act sets out to achieve and to make the Act accessible to readers who are not legally qualified. Explanatory Notes were introduced in 1999 and accompany all Acts of the Scottish Parliament except those which result from Budget Bills.


More Resources

Access essential accompanying documents and information for this legislation item from this tab. Dependent on the legislation item being viewed this may include:

  • the original print PDF of the as enacted version that was used for the print copy
  • lists of changes made by and/or affecting this legislation item
  • confers power and blanket amendment details
  • all formats of all associated documents
  • correction slips
  • links to related legislation and further information resources