Conference News

Review of Devolution Protocol will ensure unity in diversity

Conference backed Scotland’s call for a review of the union’s Devolution Protocol to take account of significant developments since it

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Responses

Future Islands Bill consultation – Dec 2015

UNISON Scotland – Future Islands Bill consultation – response to Scottish Government conultation December 2015 full text of response FutureIslandsBill_UNISONresponsetoScotGovtconsultation_Dec15 Introduction

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Briefings

Briefing 65: Policy – Queens’s Speech: UK government programme and Scotland

The Queen’s Speech outlines the UK government’s legislative plans for the coming session. As usual many of the Bills have

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News Press release

UNISON statement on First Minister’s programme for Government

Date: Wed 26 November 2014 Mike Kirby, Scottish secretary of UNISON, said “UNISON is Scotland’s largest trade union and we

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Briefings

Briefing 63: Policy – Smith Commission on Devolution

KEY POINTS: Greater fiscal autonomy through devolution of income and other taxes. Barnett formula remains although new borrowing powers and

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Briefings

Briefing 62: Policy – Scottish Government Legislative Programme 2014-15

KEY POINTS: There will be a new commission on alternatives to the council tax but the freeze remains in place

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News Press release

Purpose first – powers later, UNISON tells Scottish Labour

Date: Fri 19 April 2013 UNISON Scotland, one of Labour’s largest affiliated unions, has told the party its first and

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