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Abolition of Feudal Tenure etc. (Scotland) Act 2000

Section 1: Abolition on appointed day

21.Section 1 abolishes the feudal system of land tenure as from the "appointed day". In terms of section 71 the appointed day will be such day as the Scottish Ministers may specify by a statutory instrument.

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