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Parliamentary debates and questions

S5W-00078: Neil Findlay (Lothian)

Scottish Labour

Date lodged: 16 May 2016

To ask the Scottish Government what lessons it has learned from the outcome of the Hillsborough inquests.

Answered by: Michael Matheson 26 May 2016

Scotland already has strong measures in place to ensure effective accountability of policing under the Police and Fire Reform (Scotland) Act 2012. The Scottish Government is also working closely with the Football Safety Officers Association for Scotland on the issue of safety at football stadia and sports grounds.