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Public Finance and Accountability (Scotland) Act 2000

Subsection (1)

35.This ensures that the Keeper of the Registers of Scotland is able to retain certain sums of money paid to him and use these to meet his expenditure. He is able to retain money that is paid to him in respect of the exercise of any of his functions.

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