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Public Appointments and Public Bodies etc. (Scotland) Act 2003

Law Society functions etc. as to certain legal services

Section 15 –  The Historic Environment Advisory Council for Scotland

53.This section provides for the creation of the Historic Environment Advisory Council for Scotland, a new advisory Non-Departmental Public Body.

54.Subsection (1) provides for the establishment of a body to be known as “the Historic Environment Advisory Council for Scotland”.

55.Subsection (2) introduces schedule 3 which makes detailed provisions concerning the constitution, status, and administration of such a body.

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