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Protection of Children (Scotland) Act 2003

Section 1 – Duty of Scottish Ministers to keep list

6.This section provides for the list to be set up and for individuals to be included in the list when the criteria and procedures set out later in the Act are satisfied. It also allows for the Scottish Ministers to remove an individual from the list but only when satisfied that the individual should not have been included in the list.

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