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Clause 315

Volume 889: debated on Monday 7 April 1975

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The Lord Advocate: I beg to move Amendment No. 28, in page 123, line 33, leave out procurator fiscal or burgh'.

With this it may be convenient to take Amendments Nos. 29, 35 and 51. This group of four amendments takes account of the provision in Section 6 of. the District Courts (Scotland) Act 1975 for the appointment of district prosecutors in the district courts. In Clause 462 "prosecutor" is defined as including the procurator fiscal and district prosecutor.

Amendment agreed to.

Amendment made: No. 29, in page 123, line 34, leave out procurator fiscal or burgh'.—[ The Lord Advocate.]

Clause 315, as amended, ordered to stand part of the Bill.

Clauses 316 to 321 ordered to stand part of the Bill.