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Public Finance and Accountability (Scotland) Act 2000

Subsection (6)

40.This ensures that interest charged on a loan under subsection (5) is not less than the lowest rate of lending from the National Loans Fund that applies on the day the loan is made. This replicates provision set out in section 68(1) of the Scotland Act 1998.

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