- Latest available (Revised)
- Original (As enacted)
This is the original version (as it was originally enacted).
(1)A person whose property is damaged by anything done under section 22 or 24 may obtain compensation from—
(a)if the damage is caused by an enforcement officer or by a constable accompanying an enforcement officer, the Organising Committee, or
(b)if the damage is caused by a constable who is not accompanying an enforcement officer, the chief constable of the constable’s police force.
This subsection does not apply if the thing done relates to a Games offence committed by the person.
(2)Ministers may by regulations make provision—
(a)about claiming compensation,
(b)about determining the compensation due, and
(c)conferring jurisdiction for determining disputed compensation on a court, tribunal or other body.
(3)The costs of doing anything which an enforcement officer is authorised or entitled to do by virtue of this Act are recoverable by the Organising Committee from the person who committed the Games offence to which the action relates.
Latest Available (revised):The latest available updated version of the legislation incorporating changes made by subsequent legislation and applied by our editorial team. Changes we have not yet applied to the text, can be found in the ‘Changes to Legislation’ area.
Original (As Enacted or Made):The original version of the legislation as it stood when it was enacted or made. No changes have been applied to the text.
Text created by the Scottish Executive department responsible for the subject matter of the Act to explain what the Act sets out to achieve and to make the Act accessible to readers who are not legally qualified. Explanatory Notes were introduced in 1999 and accompany all Acts of the Scottish Parliament except those which result from Budget Bills
Access essential accompanying documents and information for this legislation item from this tab. Dependent on the legislation item being viewed this may include:
Use this menu to access essential accompanying documents and information for this legislation item. Dependent on the legislation item being viewed this may include:
Click 'View More' or select 'More Resources' tab for additional information including: