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The Scotland Act 1998 (Cross-Border Public Authorities) (Adaptation of Functions etc.) Order 1999

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General modification of functions in relation to the Authority

2.—(1) Any function exercisable in relation to the Authority by the Secretary of State for Scotland acting alone shall instead be exercisable by the Scottish Ministers.

(2) Any function which is–

(a)specifically exercisable in relation to the Authority; and

(b)exercisable by the Secretary of State for Scotland acting jointly with other Ministers of the Crown,

shall instead be exercisable by the Scottish Ministers and those other Ministers acting jointly.

(3) The exercise of any function under section 107 of the Agriculture Act 1970 by the Scottish Ministers shall not require the approval of a Minister of the Crown.

(4) This paragraph does not apply to any function to which paragraph 3 applies.

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