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Future developments regarding the fire and rescue services in Scotland
The Police and Fire Reform (Scotland) Act 2012 brought together the eight former fire and rescue services from April 1, 2013. SFRS has a statutory duty to promote fire safety under the Fire (Scotland) Act 2005 (as amended in the Police and Fire Reform (Scotland) Act 2012).
On March 28th 2017 the Scottish Parliament has voted by a majority of 69-59 to open formal talks with the UK Government that would enable an independence referendum to take place. This referendum asks the people whether they want to stay in the E.U. or not.
Investigation authorities in Scotland