The Adults with Incapacity (Scotland) Act (AWI Act) was one of the first pieces of social legislation passed by the Scottish Parliament. After carrying out an extensive consultation exercise. Adults with Incapacity (Scotland) Act is up to date with all changes known to be in force on or before 31 December There are changes that may be .
Aug 27, · The Adults with Incapacity (Scotland) Act creates provisions for protecting the welfare of adults who are unable to make decisions for themselves because of a mental disorder or an inability to communicate. It allows other people to make decisions on behalf of these adults about things like: arranging services. managing finances.