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Police and Fire Reform (Scotland) Act 2012

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118Directions by Scottish Ministers

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After section 42 of the 2005 Act, insert—

Directions
42ADirections

(1)The Scottish Ministers may give SFRS general or specific directions.

(2)SFRS must comply with a direction under this section.

(3)Directions under this section may vary or revoke earlier directions under this section.

(4)Directions under this section must be in writing.

(5)The Scottish Ministers must—

(a)publish a direction given under this section, and

(b)lay a copy of it before the Scottish Parliament.

(6)Nothing in this section enables the Scottish Ministers to give a direction in circumstances to which subsection (3) or (4) of section 41 applies..

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