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Scottish Biometrics Commissioner Act 2020


Section 3: Power to work with others

12.Section 3 allows the Commissioner to consult, assist or work jointly with a prescribed list of bodies, as well as anyone else the Commissioner considers appropriate, at their discretion. This (like all other sections) is subject to the Commissioner’s general function, so that work could only be undertaken if it would further the objectives of the Commissioner.

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