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Judiciary and Courts (Scotland) Act 2008

Section 45 – Number of judges of the First and Second Division of the Inner House

93.This section amends section 2 of the 1988 Act to require the Scottish Ministers to consult the Lord President before making an order under subsection (2A) altering the number of senior judges in the two Divisions.

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