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On Board: A Guide for Board Members of Public Bodies in Scotland

DescriptionOn Board: A Guide for Board Members of Public Bodies in Scotland
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Official Print Publication DateApril 2006
Website Publication DateJuly 12, 2006

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Contents

Foreword Minister for Finance and Public Service Reform
Acknowledgements
Preface What is a Public Body?
Section 1 Introduction
Section 2 Principles of Corporate Governance
Section 3 Roles, Responsibilities and Relationships
Section 4 Effective Financial Management
Section 5 Standards of Behaviour
Section 6 Annexes

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Scottish Executive
Public Bodies and Relocation Division
Area 3G Dockside
Victoria Quay
Edinburgh
EH6 6QQ

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E-mail: onboard@scotland.gsi.gov.uk

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