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Adoption and Children (Scotland) Act 2007

Section 50 - Implementation of plans: directions

188.This section allows the Scottish Ministers to give directions of a general or specific nature to a local authority with regard to the implementation of adoption support plans. Such directions may not require an authority to provide, continue to provide, or withhold provision of a particular adoption support service.

189.By virtue of subsection (3) the Scottish Ministers may vary or revoke any such direction made under subsection (1).

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