Minister for Social Security (Scotland)

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The Minister for Social Security is a Junior ministerial post in the Scottish Government. As a result, the Minister does not attend[1] the Scottish Cabinet.

The post was created in May 2016


The current Minister for Social Security is Jeane Freeman.

See also


  1. Scotland Act (1998), Only those appointed under Section 47 of the Scotland Act "attend" Cabinet. Junior ministers are appointed under Section 49 and may be "present".

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