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

Paragraph 1 – Disqualification

62.Sub-paragraph (1) sets out various persons who are disqualified from appointment, or from holding office, as Commissioner for Public Appointments in Scotland.

63.Sub-paragraph (2)sets out various offices and appointments which a person is disqualified from while holding office as the Commissioner for Public Appointments in Scotland.

64.Sub-paragraph (3) continues that disqualification for a period of 3 years after the Commissioner has ceased to hold that office unless the Parliament determines otherwise.

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