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Building (Scotland) Act 2003

Section 49: Offences by bodies corporate etc.

128.This section makes special provision in relation to offences committed by bodies corporate, local authorities, partnerships and unincorporated associations (e.g. members’ clubs). Specified responsible individuals within these bodies may be liable to prosecution and punishment in addition to the body in question.

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