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Public Finance and Accountability (Scotland) Act 2000

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163.This provides for the person who is the Convener of the Audit Committee immediately prior to Parliament being dissolved to continue to be a member of the Scottish Commission for Public Audit until a new convener is appointed following a general election. This is to ensure that the Commission can continue to exercise its functions.

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