The Scotland Act 1998 (Transfer of Functions to the Scottish Ministers etc.) (No. 2) Order 2003

Transfer of functions to the Scottish Ministers

3.  (1)  The functions which are conferred on a Minister of the Crown by the enactment specified in column 1 of Schedule 2 to this Order shall–

(a)so far as they are exercisable by that Minister in or as regards Scotland; and

(b)subject to any restriction in the corresponding entry in column 2 of that Schedule,

be exercisable by the Scottish Ministers instead of by the Minister of the Crown.

(2) Paragraph (1) above, and Schedule 2 to this Order, are without prejudice to article 3 of, and Schedule 2 to, the 2000 Order.