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Food (Scotland) Act 2015

Section 4: Governance and accountability

9.This provision requires FSS to work in a proportionate, transparent and accountable manner. This is consistent with its other general duties of sustainable growth, efficiency, effectiveness and economy from the Public Services Reform (Scotland) Act 2010(1).


Section 32 of the PSR Act 2010, Public functions: duty to provide information on exercise of functions

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