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Protection of Vulnerable Groups (Scotland) Act 2007

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38Police access to lists

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(1)Ministers must make available to chief constables of police forces—

(a)the name of each individual included in the children’s list,

(b)the name of each individual included in the adults' list, and

(c)any other information contained in those lists which Ministers consider should be disclosed for any purpose mentioned in subsection (2).

(2)Information disclosed under subsection (1) may be used by police forces only for the purpose of—

(a)the prevention or detection of crime, or

(b)the apprehension or prosecution of offenders.

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