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Historic Environment Scotland Act 2014

Schedule 6 – Consequential Modifications

169.Schedule 6 to the Act lists consequential modifications to other Acts which are not specific to the historic environment. Historic Environment Scotland, as with all newly created public bodies, requires to be added to the list of bodies covered in areas of regulation which apply across the public sector. Schedule 6 makes these changes in the following areas, each relative to the similarly named Act:

  • Ethical standards

  • Public services conduct

  • Freedom of information

  • Public appointments and public bodies

  • Public services reform

  • Public records

170.Finally, schedule 6 provides for RCAHMS, once it is dissolved, to be removed from the schedules accompanying these Acts.

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