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Scottish Fiscal Commission Act 2016


Section 11 – Duty to co-operate with the Office for Budget Responsibility

24.Section 11 places a duty on the Commission to co-operate with the Office for Budget Responsibility in the performance of that Office’s functions. The agreement between the Scottish Government and the United Kingdom Government on the Scottish Government’s fiscal framework provides that the United Kingdom Government will place a reciprocal duty on the Office for Budget Responsibility to co-operate with the Scottish Fiscal Commission.

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