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Judiciary and Courts (Scotland) Act 2008

Status of SCS

161.As mentioned in paragraph 115 above paragraph 1 of this schedule establishes the SCS as the holder of an office, which office shall also be known as the SCS, for the purposes of the order to be made under section 104 of the Scotland Act 1998 which will provide that the office known as the SCS is included within the Scottish Administration.

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