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Parliamentary debates and questions

S5W-12705: Liam McArthur (Orkney Islands)

Scottish Liberal Democrats

Date lodged: 14 November 2017

To ask the Scottish Government what progress it is making in establishing the victim surcharge fund, and when it will lodge the subordinate legislation setting out the details of how the fund will operate.

Answered by: Michael Matheson 28 November 2017

Plans to establish the Victim Surcharge Fund (VSF) are progressing. Our intention is to lay the subordinate legislation required to establish the VSF in Parliament in early 2018.