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Standards in Scotland’s Schools etc. Act 2000

School Boards

Section 27 – Election to School Board after school ceases to be self-governing

59.Section 27 amends section 2A of the School Boards (Scotland) Act 1988, which makes provision as respects elections for members of School Boards, by inserting a new subsection (3A). This provision is consequential on sections 17 to 23 of the Act dealing with abolition of self-governing schools.

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