National Health Service (Scotland) Act 1978

[F1 Offences by corporations]S

[F26Where an offence under this Schedule committed by a body corporate is proved to have been committed with the consent or connivance of, or to be attributable to any neglect on the part of, any director, manager, secretary or other similar officer of the body corporate or any person who was purporting to act in any such capacity, he, as well as the body corporate, shall be guilty of that offence and shall be liable to be proceeded against and punished accordingly.S

In this paragraph, the expression “director”, in relation to a body corporate established by or under any enactment for the purpose of carrying on under national ownership any industry or part of an industry or undertaking, being a body corporate whose affairs are managed by its members, means a member of that body corporate.]

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Amendments (Textual)

F2Schedule 10 ceased to have effect (1.11.1999) by 1999 c. 8, s. 38(5); S.I. 1999/2177, art. 2(4)(a)