Article 12 Scotland. Human rights and equality
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Your Rights

National Rights – Acts of the Scottish and UK Parliaments

Children and Young People (Scotland) Act 2014

Marriage and Civil Partnership (Scotland) Act 2014

Victims and Witnesses (Scotland) Act 2014

UK Parliament the Equality Act (2010)

Protection of Vulnerable Groups Act Scotland (2007)

Scottish Government Guide to the Housing (Scotland) Act 2006

Scottish Government Guide to the Protection of Children and Prevention of Sexual Offences (Scotland) Act 2005

The Disability Discrimination Act (2005)

Scottish Government Guide to the Antisocial Behaviour etc (Scotland) Act 2004

Scottish Government Guide to the Nature Conservation (Scotland) Act 2004

Scottish Government Guide to the Mental Health (Care and Treatment) (Scotland ) Act 2003

Scottish Government Guide to the Homelessness etc (Scotland) Act 2003

Scottish Government Guide to the Commissioner for Children and Young People Act (Scotland) 2003

Scottish Government Guide to the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002

UK Parliament Immigration, Asylum and Nationality Act (2006)

UK Parliament the Data Protection Act (1998)

 

International Human Rights Charters

Article 12 in Scotland Guide to International Human Rights Law

Universal Declaration on Human Rights (UDHR) – Full charter

United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child (UNCRC)– Full Charter

What is the UNCRC? Article 12 in Scotland Guide (updated 2014)

UN Committee on the Rights of the Child most recent concluding observations (2008) on the state of children and young people’s rights in the UK – Scottish Government summary

Do the Right Thing: Scottish Government response to the most recent concluding observations (2008)

Do the Right Thing: Progress Report (2012)

 

European Rights

European Convention on Human Rights (ECHR) Full Charter