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Charities and Trustee Investment (Scotland) Act 2005

Transfer schemes

51.Section 35 allows the Court of Session, if OSCR applies to it, to transfer the assets of a charity, or a body that has been representing itself as a charity, to another charity on certain conditions set out in subsection (2). These are that there has been misconduct or the transfer is necessary to protect the charity’s assets or merely to better achieve the charity’s purposes.

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