Handbooks Index

Children's Legal Aid


This section contains the associated legislation that is used in the conduct and funding of Children’s Hearings proceedings before a children’s hearing panel and in associated court proceedings.


Children's Hearings (Scotland) Act 2011

The Legal Aid (Scotland) Act 1986

The Children's Legal Assistance (Scotland)  Regulations 2013

Act of Sederunt (Child Care and Maintenance Rules) 1997 Chapter 3 Part I to XIA inclusive

Chapter 41 Court of Session Rules