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Ethical Standards in Public Life etc. (Scotland) Act 2000

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Part 4 .Codes of Conduct for Members of Other Bodies
Section 32 Codes of conduct for members of certain Scottish public authorities

68.This section provides for codes of conduct for members of other public bodies which are not devolved public bodies.  It requires the Scottish Ministers to issue a code or codes of conduct for members of Scottish public bodies specified by them by order. It places members of those bodies under a duty to have regard to the relevant code.  Codes may provide differently in respect of members of different bodies.

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