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Commencement Orders bringing legislation that affects this Act into force:
13(1)The Registrar General must maintain, in the General Register Office of Births, Deaths and Marriages in Scotland, a register to be called the Gender Recognition Register.S
(2)In this Part “the Gender Recognition Register” means the register maintained under sub-paragraph (1).
(3)The form in which the Gender Recognition Register is maintained is to be determined by the Registrar General.
(4)The Gender Recognition Register is not to be open to public inspection or search.
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