Scottish Commission for Human Rights Act 2006

19Meaning of “Scottish public authority”S

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In this Act, “Scottish public authority” means—

(a)any body or office which, or office-holder who, is—

(i)a part of the Scottish Administration, or

(ii)a Scottish public authority with mixed functions or no reserved functions, and

(b)any other person who is a public authority within the meaning of the Human Rights Act 1998 (c. 42), but only in so far as the public functions exercisable by the person—

(i)are exercisable in or as regards Scotland, and

(ii)do not relate to reserved matters.