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Water Services etc. (Scotland) Act 2005

Paragraph 6: Ethical Standards in Public Life etc. (Scotland) Act 2000 (asp 7)

305.Paragraph 6(a) to (d) repeals all references to the Water Industry Commissioner in the Ethical Standards in Public Life etc. (Scotland) Act 2000. Sub-paragraph (e) replaces these references by adding the Water Industry Commission established by the Act to the list of devolved public bodies. This provides that the Commission and its members will be subject to that Act and required to draw up and comply with a code of conduct under that Act.

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