Leaders Meeting

Name of Meeting: Leaders Meeting
Date: Fri, 31/05/2013 - 12:00 - 13:00
Type: This meeting contains public and private items. Only registered members of the meeting can access private items. All users can access public items.
Venue: Verity House,
19 Haymarket Yards,


Items to be taken in Private Session 

1. National Dementia Strategy (Appendix)
2. National Learning Disabilities Strategy (Appendix)
3. Care Home Sector Reform: Commissioning Agenda
4. Water Billing and Collection Arrangements
5. Local Government Funding Pressures
6. Business Rates Incentivisation Scheme
7. Commission on Rural Education

Items to be taken in Public Session

8. Welfare Reform Update
9. Scottish Welfare Fund
10. National Planning Framework 3 and Scottish Planning Policy 


11. Minute of Previous Meeting 26th April 2013


At the conclusion of the formal business on the agenda, Leaders will be joined by a delegation from the Council of Europe as part of their official monitoring visit on local and devolved democracy in Scotland (and the broader UK).  A briefing on the visit is attached to the Leaders papers.  A copy of the submission that is being provided to the delegation will also be distributed in advance of the meeting.