h1

Domestic Abuse (Scotland) Bill – Update (04/11/10)

November 9, 2010

….The Bill’s purpose is ‘to amend the Protection from Harassment Act 1997 by making provision in relation to harassment amounting to domestic abuse; to amend the Legal Aid (Scotland) Act 1986 by making provision in relation to eligibility for, and the making of contributions towards, civil legal aid in certain proceedings arising from domestic abuse; to make breach of an interdict relating to domestic abuse with a power of arrest attached an offence; and for connected purposes…..’

Read On

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: