Explanatory Notes

Glasgow Commonwealth Games Act 2008

2008 asp 4

10 June 2008

Commentary on Sections

Funding Etc.

Section 41: Organising Committee: funding and other assistance

90.This section allows the Scottish Ministers to provide or arrange for the provision of assistance to the Organising Committee for the purposes of securing compliance with the Host City Contract or for any other purpose connected with the holding of the Games. The Scottish Ministers may impose conditions on such assistance. This assistance could take many forms, for example, financial assistance, goods or services, facilities or staff or acquiring land or other property. The Scottish Ministers will use this power to provide funding to the Organising Committee enabling it to deliver the Games.