The Public Bodies (Joint Working) (Scotland) Bill was introduced to Scottish Parliament on 28 May 2013. This follows a period of consultation on proposals to deliver better outcomes for people through integrated health and social care. Background to the consultation can be viewed here – Health and Social Care Integration Background v2.
VHS has produced a summary of the Bill for members, which can be accessed here – Public Bodies Bill Summary paper 31 May 2013
The Bill and associated articles are available from the Scottish Parliament’s website at the following address: http://www.scottish.parliament.uk/parliamentarybusiness/Bills/63845.aspx