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Police, Public Order and Criminal Justice (Scotland) Act 2006

Section 12 – Members of the Agency

27.This section sets out who will be members of the Agency. The members will comprise a Director General (subsection (1)(a)), Deputy Director General (subsection (1)(b)), persons appointed as police members whether on secondment from Scottish or other UK police forces or directly recruited by the Authority and allocated to the Agency (subsection (1)(c)) and support staff members appointed by the Authority, (subsection (1)(d)).

28.Subsection (2) gives effect to schedule 2 which sets out the provisions in relation to membership of the Agency.

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