Section 3: Short title and commencement
21.This section of Act gives the short title to the Act and made provisions for it being brought into force by Scottish Statutory Instrument.
Text created by the Scottish Executive department responsible for the subject matter of the Act to explain what the Act sets out to achieve and to make the Act accessible to readers who are not legally qualified. Explanatory Notes were introduced in 1999 and accompany all Acts of the Scottish Parliament except those which result from Budget Bills
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