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(1)The name of a SCIO must appear in legible characters on—
(a)such documents issued by or on behalf of the SCIO,
(b)such documents signed by or on behalf of the SCIO,
as may be specified in regulations made by the Scottish Ministers.
(2)Subsection (3) applies where the name of a SCIO does not include—
(a)“Scottish charitable incorporated organisation”, or
(b)“SCIO” (with or without a full stop after each letter),
whether or not capital letters are used.
(3)Where this subsection applies, the fact that a SCIO is a SCIO must be stated in legible characters in all the documents referred to in subsection (1).
(4)Section 15 does not apply in relation to a SCIO.
[F1(5)For the purposes of this section, a reference to a document—
(a) issued by or on behalf of the SCIO , or
(b) signed by or on behalf of the SCIO ,
includes a reference to a web page on a website operated by or on behalf of the SCIO.]
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