The Domestic Abuse Act created a single offence including for the first time coercive and controlling behaviours.
The island of Curacao has also been added to the list of countries from where returning travellers must self-isolate.
A proposed 'stirring up hatred' offence will now require proof of intent before it can be prosecuted.
The scheme was announced ten weeks ago to support the mental health of inmates after visits were banned due to coronavirus.
Overall crime has fallen by 45% since 2008-09 while violent crime has declined by 48%, an official survey shows.
Race-related crime most commonly reported with 3038 people charged in 2019-20, an increase of 4% on previous year.
Passengers arriving into the UK must self-isolate for 14 days, with a £480 fine in Scotland for breaching quarantine.
Justice secretary Humza Yousaf said Ramadan will be 'challenging' as it usually involves social interaction.
The move follows the suspension of family visits to prisons as a result of the Covid-19 outbreak.
The Scottish Government aims to pass emergency Covid-19 legislation today.
The £100,000 fund will be administered by charity Victim Support Scotland.