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Professor Norrie's Commentaries on Family Law$
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Kenneth Norrie

Print publication date: 2011

Print ISBN-13: 9781845861193

Published to Edinburgh Scholarship Online: September 2015

DOI: 10.3366/edinburgh/9781845861193.001.0001

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October 2008

October 2008

Hearing Better

(p.199) Commentary No 38: October 2008
Professor Norrie's Commentaries on Family Law

Kenneth McK Norrie

Edinburgh University Press

Discusses the Scottish Government's Consultation Paper on possible changes to the children's hearing system (which led in the fullness of time to the Children's Hearings (Scotland) Act 2011). The major structural change proposed was the abolition of the then existing 32 children's panels (each linked to a separate local authority area) and their replacement with a single, Scotland-wide, children's panel. Changes were also proposed to the grounds of referral.

Keywords:   Children's hearings, National Children's Panel, Grounds of referral, Sexual offences, Child criminals

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