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Gender Representation on Public Board Act (2018) For Women Scotland judicial review legal costs: FOI release

Information request and response under the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002

Published:
21 Apr 2021
Gender Representation on Public Board Act (2018) For Women Scotland judicial review legal costs: FOI release
FOI reference: FOI/202100178812
Date received: 17 Mar 2021
Date responded: 23 Mar 2021
Information requested

Information on full legal costs incurred by the Scottish Government in its defence of the judicial review brought by For Women Scotland on the Gender Representation on Public Boards Act.

Response

The Scottish Government has spent £32,819 on legal costs for the judicial review on the Gender Representation on Public Board (Scotland) Act 2018.

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