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Scottish Parliamentary Standards (Sexual Harassment and Complaints Process) Act 2021

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3.The Act makes three distinct changes to the Scottish Parliamentary Standards Commissioner Act 2002 (“the 2002 Act”). These are set out in sections 1-3, while sections 4 and 5 deal with commencement and the short title.

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