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Public Services Reform (Scotland) Act 2010

Section 133 - Orders and regulations: Parts 8 and 10

351.This section regulates the powers conferred on Scottish Ministers by Parts 8 and 10 to make orders and regulations. It requires these powers to be exercised by statutory instrument and provides that the powers may be used to make different provisions for different purposes. It also establishes the type of Parliamentary procedure which applies to these instruments.

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