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Parliamentary debates and questions

S5W-18291: Tavish Scott (Shetland Islands)

Scottish Liberal Democrats

Date lodged: 20 August 2018

To ask the Scottish Government when it expects legislation to reduce the maximum repayment period for student loans from 35 to 30 years to be in force.

Answered by: John Swinney 5 September 2018

The changes to reduce the student loan repayment period from 35 to 30 years will be laid in the Scottish Parliament in time to be introduced by the end of 2018.