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Public Finance and Accountability (Scotland) Act 2000

Subsection (3)

109.This states that the account must be audited by the Auditor General or a qualified person appointed by the Auditor General. The Auditor General must take into account not only the person’s professional qualifications and experience, but also any other relevant matters.

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