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Scotland Act 1998

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82Limits on salaries of members of the Parliament

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(1)The Parliament shall ensure that the amount of salary payable to a member of the Parliament in accordance with section 81 is reduced if any salary is payable to him—

(a)pursuant to a resolution (or combination of resolutions) of either House of Parliament relating to the remuneration of members of that House, or

(b)under section 1 of the [1979 c. 50.] European Parliament (Pay and Pensions) Act 1979 (remuneration of United Kingdom MEPs).

(2)The Parliament shall ensure that the amount of salary is reduced—

(a)to a particular proportion of what it would otherwise be or to a particular amount, or

(b)by the amount of any salary payable to the member as mentioned in subsection (1)(a) or (b), by a particular proportion of that amount or by some other particular amount.

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