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Community Justice (Scotland) Act 2016

Section 24: Guidance in relation to community justice outcomes improvement planning

42.Section 24 requires community justice partners to have regard to any guidance issued by the Scottish Ministers about the exercise of the functions relating to outcomes improvement planning and reporting. Before issuing such guidance, the Scottish Ministers must consult each other person to whom it relates and anyone else they consider appropriate. Guidance issued under this section must be published.

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