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

Paragraph 8 – Staff

71.The Commissioner has power, with the approval of the Parliament, to appoint staff. The Commissioner determines the terms and conditions of employment and may with the approval of the Parliament, make arrangements for the payment of pensions, allowances and gratuities to such staff when they cease to hold office.

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