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Criminal Justice (Scotland) Act 2003

Section 13 – Accounts and annual reports

55.This section provides for the standard account keeping and reporting procedures for a public body including the preparation and submission to the Scottish Ministers of annual accounts and annual reports.  The Scottish Ministers must publish the RMA’s annual reports and lay a copy before the Scottish Parliament.

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