Elections to NHS Boards (Scotland) Bill - Consultation
Bill Butler MSP has launched a consultation paper seeking views on his
private members bill that aims to introduce an element of direct election to NHS
UNISON Scotland supports the principle of direct elections to NHS
Boards in line with our Revitalise our
Public Services principles that seek to extend democratic accountability
to quangos and other parts of the unelected state.
We have no fixed views
on the detailed mechanisms set out in the consultation paper and welcome views
from branches and members on the issues set out in the document.
forward views to Ahrlene Ferguson (email@example.com)
at the P&I Team in UNISON House.
The deadline for comments is 13 September
but UNISON will need your comments at least two weeks before.
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