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South of Scotland Enterprise Act 2019

Ministerial powers

Section 17 (Direction)

44.Section 17 places South of Scotland Enterprise under a legal duty to comply with ministerial directions in carrying out its functions. It also requires that the Scottish Ministers consult South of Scotland Enterprise before issuing directions to it, and publish any directions and the reasons for issuing them.

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