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Public Finance and Accountability (Scotland) Act 2000

Subsections (2) to (4)

70.These provisions are to ensure that Audit Scotland pay the salary and allowances of, and any expenses incurred by, the Auditor General and make arrangements for the post to be pensionable. Provision is included for Audit Scotland to contribute to a pension scheme or to establish and administer one, as well as to make arrangements for pension and related payments to be made to any person who has ceased to hold the position of Auditor General.

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