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Antisocial Behaviour etc. (Scotland) Act 2004

Section 39– Guidance in relation to closure of premises

89.This section provides that a person (other than a court) shall, in discharging functions by virtue of Part 4 of the Act, have regard to any guidance given by the Scottish Ministers about the discharge of those functions or matters arising in connection with the discharge of those functions.

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