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Community Empowerment (Scotland) Act 2015

Duty to promote community planning

34.Section 16 requires the Scottish Ministers to promote community planning when discharging any function which might affect community planning, or a community planning partner. It is a restatement (with amendment) of section 16(8) of the Local Government in Scotland Act 2003.

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