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Parliamentary debates and questions

S5O-00329: Alison Harris (Central Scotland)

Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party

Date lodged: 2 November 2016

To ask the Scottish Government what guidance it provides to local authorities regarding the transport of looked after children.

Answered by: John Swinney 10 November 2016

There are a variety of different guidance documents in force which include reference to transport of children for a range of different scenarios. Local Authorities are responsible for these arrangements and develop appropriate protocols to ensure their duties in this regard are met.