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Climate Change (Scotland) Act 2009

Scottish Committee on Climate Change

54.Section 25 allows the Scottish Ministers to establish, by order, a body to undertake the advisory functions under the Act. If established, this body would be known as the Scottish Committee on Climate Change.

55.Subsection (3) gives effect to schedule 1 which sets out details of the constitution and operation of this Committee and subsection (4) identifies the types of further provision which may be included in an order establishing the Scottish Committee on Climate Change.

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