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Scottish Register of Tartans Act 2008

Section 15:  Scottish Records Advisory Council

32.This section means the Scottish Records Advisory Council’s functions will not extend to the Register or material kept by the Keeper in connection with the Register. The Council is a statutory body established under the Public Records (Scotland) Act 1937 and which offers advice to Ministers on matters relating to the keeping of public records in Scotland and on issues of importance to the archive community.

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