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Public Finance and Accountability (Scotland) Act 2000

Subsection (6)

135.This subsection makes it possible for the Scottish Ministers to specify one group of persons/classes who are to be subject to access arrangements for audit purposes and another to be subject to access arrangements for examinations of economy, efficiency and effectiveness. It also enables the powers in subsections (2) and (4) to be modified in relation to particular specified persons.

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