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Control of Dogs (Scotland) Act 2010

Section 16: Saving

63.Section 16 makes it clear that any proceedings under the 1871 Act or the 1991 Act which arose from incidents occurring prior to the commencement of provisions in the Act are not affected by the repeal and amendment of the provisions in those Acts.

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