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Scotland 'fears backdoor cuts'

The publication of the Scotland Bill today will propose the biggest transfer of power from Westminster to Holyrood since devolution 11 years ago. Under the proposals MSPs will be able to to set income tax rates for Scotland each year.

The BBC's Scottish political editor Brian Taylor examines the bill and Scotland's External Affairs Minister Fiona Hislop outlines her view that the country needs to take more responsibilities from Westminster.

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