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Parliamentary debates and questions

S5W-22017: Finlay Carson (Galloway and West Dumfries)

Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party

Date lodged: 12 March 2019

To ask the Scottish Government whether the funding stream for delivering mental health counselling services in secondary schools is part of the local authority settlement.

Answered by: John Swinney 26 March 2019

The funding to deliver the commitment for counsellors in schools is part of the 2019-20 local government finance settlement and will be paid to local authorities as General Revenue Grant.