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Police and Fire Reform (Scotland) Act 2012

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Civic Government (Scotland) Act 1982 (c.45)

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53(1)The Civic Government (Scotland) Act 1982 is amended as follows.

(2)In section 54(4)(a) (use of loudspeaker exempt from offence), for “a relevant authority (as defined in section 6 of the Fire (Scotland) Act 2005 (asp 5))” substitute “the Scottish Fire and Rescue Service”.

(3)In section 89(4A) (safety of platforms etc.), in the words after paragraph (b) for “appropriate relevant authority” substitute “Scottish Fire and Rescue Service”.

(4)In section 93 (fire precautions in common stairs etc.)—

(a)for “appropriate relevant authority”, where it occurs in each of subsections (3), (4) and (7), substitute “Scottish Fire and Rescue Service”, and

(b)in subsection (6) for “an appropriate relevant authority” substitute “the Scottish Fire and Rescue Service”.

(5)In section 98 (luminous tube signs)—

(a)in subsection (1) for “appropriate relevant authority”, where it occurs in each of paragraphs (a), (b) and (c), substitute “Scottish Fire and Rescue Service”, and

(b)in subsection (1A) for “appropriate relevant authority” substitute “Scottish Fire and Rescue Service”.

(6)In Schedule 1 (licensing - further provision as to the general system), for “appropriate relevant authority”, where it occurs in each of paragraphs 2(1)(b), 5(5)(d), 7(3)(a)(ii), 9(5)(b), 9(7)(b), 10(2)(a), 10(2A), 10(4)(b), 11(7)(d), 12(4)(b), 12(7)(b), 17(4)(c)(ii) and 17(4)(d)(ii), substitute “Scottish Fire and Rescue Service”.

(7)In Schedule 2 (control of sex shops), for “appropriate relevant authority”, where it occurs in each of paragraphs 8(1)(b), 10(1)(d), 13(5)(d), 14(5)(b), 14(7), 15(2)(a), 15(2A), 15(5) and 23(4)(b)(ii), substitute “Scottish Fire and Rescue Service”.

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