Date lodged: 18 August 2016
To ask the Scottish Government which of the recommendations made by Scottish Veteran Commissioner in the document (a) Report on the Provision of Information on Housing for Service Leavers and Veterans in Scotland and (b) Transition in Scotland it has implemented.
Answered by: Keith Brown 7 September 2016
The Scottish Government continues to work with stakeholders to ensure that the Commissioner’s findings and recommendations are central to our current and future work programme.
We have taken forward a number of recommendations made by the Scottish Veteran Commissioner in his reports and an outline of our programme and priorities in support of Scotland’s Armed Forces and veterans community is set out in the publication Renewing Our Commitments; available at: http://www.gov.scot/Publications/2016/02/1650. I also refer you to the answer to question S5W 02056 on 7 September 2016. All answers to written parliamentary questions are available on the Parliament's website, the search facility for which can be found at http://www.parliament.scot/parliamentarybusiness/28877.aspx.