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Northern Ireland (St Andrews Agreement) Act 2006

Section 15: Strategies in relation to Irish language and Ulster Scots language etc

78.Section 15 of the Act inserts a new section 28D into the 1998 Act. Section 28D places a duty on the incoming Executive Committee to adopt a strategy relating to the enhancement and protection of the development of the Irish language and also to adopt a strategy relating to the enhancement and development of the Ulster Scots language, heritage and culture.

79.Subsection (3) of new section 28D of the 1998 Act provides for the Executive Committee to review and revise these strategies.

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