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Protection of Vulnerable Groups (Scotland) Act 2007

Part 1: Preliminary

206.Part 1 sets out that it covers work in:

  • a position whose normal duties include carrying out an activity mentioned in Part 2 or (if not already covered by Part 2) work in an establishment mentioned in Part 3;

  • a position whose normal duties include the day to day supervision or management of an individual working in one (or more) of the above positions; and

  • a position mentioned in Part 4.

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