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Judiciary and Courts (Scotland) Act 2008

Status of the Board

125.Paragraph 1 makes it clear that the Board will not be a servant of the crown, which is appropriate given that the Board is set up as an independent entity, not subject to the direction or control of the Scottish Ministers.

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