2001 No. 392
|Made||23 October 2001|
|Laid before the Scottish Parliament||24 October 2001|
|Coming into force||19 November 2001|
The Scottish Ministers, in exercise of the powers conferred by sections 26(1), 27(1) and 37(1) of the Legal Aid (Scotland) Act 1986 and of all other powers enabling them in that behalf, hereby make the following Regulations:
(2) In these Regulations, “the Act” means the Legal Aid (Scotland) Act 1986.
3 – The Board may employ a solicitor for any of the following purposes:-
(a) giving advice and assistance to which Part II of the Act applies;
(b) acting for persons receiving legal aid; and
(c) providing any such services as are mentioned in section 26(2) of the Act.
(a) is eligible to receive such assistance; and
(b) would otherwise be unable to secure the services of a solicitor to provide such assistance.
A member of the Scottish Executive
St Andrew’s House, Edinburgh
23 October 2001
 Substituted by S.S.I. 2018 No. 193 (in force from 27 September 2018)