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Scottish Parliamentary Commissions and Commissioners etc. Act 2010

Glossary of Statutes and Terms Used in the Notes

3.When the following abbreviated expressions are used in these notes their full citation is as shown below. In some places, to assist the reader, the full phrase or title is used.

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“Parliamentary corporation” the Scottish Parliamentary Corporate Body.
“the SCCYP”the Commissioner for Children and Young People in Scotland.
“the CESPLS”the Commission for Ethical Standards in Public Life in Scotland
“the CIO”the Chief Investigating Officer.
“the OCPAS”the Commissioner for Public Appointments in Scotland.
“the report”Report by the Review of the SPCB Supported Bodies Committee published on 21 May 2009, (1st Report 2009, SP Paper 266) which contained its recommendations.
“the RSSB Committee”Review of the SPCB Supported Bodies Committee.
“the SHRC”the Scottish Human Rights Commission.
“the SIC”the Scottish Information Commissioner.
“the SPSC”the Scottish Parliamentary Standards Commissioner.
“the SPSO”the Scottish Public Services Ombudsman.
“the Standards Commission”the Standards Commission for Scotland.

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