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Public Services Reform (Scotland) Act 2010

Paragraph 4 – Removal of members

459.The Scottish Ministers have the power to remove a member of HIS from office if they are satisfied that the member is insolvent (see sub-paragraphs (a) and (b)), has been absent from three consecutive meetings without permission, or is otherwise unfit or unable to discharge the functions of a member of HIS.

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