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Where an officer of [F1the council of a county or county borough][F1any such council as is referred to in section 48(4) of this Act] with the permission of the council applies for appointment under [F2Part VIII of the M1Mental Health Act, 1959, as receiver for a patient or as a person otherwise having functions in relation to the property and affairs of a patient], [F3or applies for an intervention order or for appointment as a guardian under the Adults with Incapacity (Scotland) Act 2000 (asp 4)]the council may defray any expenses incurred by him in connection with the application or the exercise of [F2such functions], [F3or his functions under the intervention order or as guardian]in so far as those expenses are not recoverable by him from any other source.
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