The way that the disclosure of criminal records is administered in Scotland has undergone a huge overhaul in 2020 due to reforms in the Disclosure (Scotland) Act and a radical new approach by Disclosure Scotland.
This event was an opportunity to examine the direction of disclosure policy with Scotland’s leading experts. With a focus on:
- What the implementation of the legislation will mean for public sector organisations and the individuals and vulnerable groups they work with
- The latest on the updated Disclosure (Scotland) Bill and how the proposed package of legislation, including other Acts, will work together
- How to strike the right balance between the protection of the public and individual rights, creating a safer and fairer system