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Other Acts

The Disclosure (Scotland) Act 2020 builds on the Age of Criminal Responsibility Act and Management of Offenders Act.

Part 2 of the Management of Offenders Act came into force on 30 November 2020. This changes the rules about criminal convictions that people need to disclose to prospective employers.

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