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Gaelic Language (Scotland) Act 2005

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  1. Introductory Text

  2. Bòrd na Gàidhlig

    1. 1.Constitution and functions of Bòrd na Gàidhlig

  3. National Gaelic language plan

    1. 2.National Gaelic language plan

  4. Gaelic language plans

    1. 3.Gaelic language plans

    2. 4.Review of, and appeal against, notices

    3. 5.Approval of plans

    4. 6.Monitoring of implementation

    5. 7.Review of plans

    6. 8.Guidance, assistance, etc. by the Bòrd

  5. Gaelic education

    1. 9.Guidance on Gaelic education

  6. General

    1. 10.Interpretation

    2. 11.Regulations and orders

    3. 12.Consequential amendments

    4. 13.Short title and commencement

    1. SCHEDULE 1

      Bòrd na Gàidhlig

      1. Status

        1. 1.The Bòrd— (a) is not to be regarded as the...

      2. Membership

        1. 2.(1) The Bòrd is to consist of—

        2. 3.A person may not be appointed to or continue as...

      3. Remuneration and allowances

        1. 4.The Bòrd must pay the Cathraiche and the ordinary members...

      4. Ceannard and other staff

        1. 5.(1) The Bòrd must, with the approval of the Scottish...

      5. Committees

        1. 6.(1) The Bòrd may establish committees for or in connection...

      6. Proceedings and meetings

        1. 7.(1) The Bòrd may determine its own procedure and that...

      7. Accounts and annual report

        1. 8.The Bòrd must— (a) prepare for each financial year, in...

        2. 9.As soon as practicable after the end of each financial...

      8. Delegation of functions by the Scottish Ministers

        1. 10.(1) The Scottish Ministers may make arrangements for any of...

      9. General powers

        1. 11.(1) The Bòrd may do anything (whether in Scotland or...

      10. Grants

        1. 12.(1) The Scottish Ministers may make grants to the Bòrd...

    2. SCHEDULE 2

      Consequential amendments

      1. Ethical Standards in Public Life etc. (Scotland) Act 2000 (asp 7)

        1. 1.In schedule 3 to the Ethical Standards in Public Life...

      2. Scottish Public Services Ombudsman Act 2002 (asp 11)

        1. 2.In Part 2 of schedule 2 to the Scottish Public...

      3. Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002 (asp 13)

        1. 3.In Part 7 of schedule 1 to the Freedom of...

      4. Public Appointments and Public Bodies etc. (Scotland) Act 2003 (asp 4)

        1. 4.In schedule 2 to the Public Appointments and Public Bodies...

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