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Constitutional Reform Act 2005

Paragraph 13 Financial provisions and directions

266.Paragraph 13 provides for the Ombudsman’s expenses to be met by the Lord Chancellor, and for the latter to be able to issue him with directions on the procedures to be used in relation to his costs and expenditure, and on limits in relation to expenditure, or any particular type of expenditure, above which the Lord Chancellor’s prior approval must be obtained.

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