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Public Services Ombudsman Act (Northern Ireland) 2016

Section 35: Statement of principles

The NIPSO must consult Ministers and others on a draft statement of principles concerning complaints handling procedures and have regard to any representations made.  The NIPSO must then lay a draft statement of principles before the Assembly for approval and, subject to that approval, publish it.  A similar process applies to any revision of the principles.

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