Section 1: The Glasgow Commonwealth Games
13.This introductory section sets out the interpretation of three principal terms in the Act:
“the Games” refers to the 2014 Glasgow Commonwealth Games,
“Games location” is a place in which an event, which could be a sporting or cultural event, is held as part of the Games or any other place used in connection with the Games which is specified by order as being a Games location. For example, such an order could be used to designate the Games Village as a Games location.
The “Organising Committee” is a company limited by guarantee established by the Scottish Government, Glasgow City Council and the Commonwealth Games Council for Scotland to deliver the Games. It was incorporated on 11 June 2007.