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Public Appointments and Public Bodies etc. (Scotland) Act 2003

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Sections 18 and 19 – Orders and regulations, Ancillary provision

61.Sections 18 and 19 provide that, where the Act gives the Scottish Ministers power to make an order or regulations, such power will be exercisable by statutory instrument. Some of the orders and regulations will be made under the negative resolution procedure and the remainder under the affirmative resolution procedure.

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