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Higher Education Governance (Scotland) Act 2016

Section 20: Meaning of governing body

42.Section 20 states that, in Part 1 of the Act, the term “governing body” has the same meaning as in Part II of the 1992 Act (where the definition is found in section 56(1)).

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