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Interpretation and Legislative Reform (Scotland) Act 2010

Section 43 -  Preservation of Scottish statutory instruments

98.This section requires the “responsible authority” to ensure that the Keeper of the Records of Scotland receives the signed copy of each SSI made by the authority. For the purposes of this section “responsible authority” has the meaning given in section 31(6). Section 43(2) obliges the Keeper to preserve every SSI received.

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