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Scottish Public Services Ombudsman Act 2002

Investigations by the Ombudsman

Section 11 – Decisions not to investigate

47.This section specifies to whom the Ombudsman must send a statement of reasons when he/she has decided not to conduct an investigation following a complaint by a person aggrieved or a request by a listed authority.

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