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Ethical Standards in Public Life etc. (Scotland) Act 2000

Section 28 Definitions

62.Subsection (1) provides a list of definitions of terms used in Parts 1 to 3 of this Act.

63.Subsections (2) to (5) provide that Scottish Ministers may add bodies to or delete bodies from the list of devolved public bodies in schedule 3.  This is done by order and such an order may contain such additional provisions as appear to Scottish Ministers to be necessary or expedient.

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