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F2Words substituted by virtue of Sheriff Courts (Scotland) Act 1971 (c. 58), s. 4

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F7S. 4 repealed so far as relating to criminal proceedings by Criminal Procedure (Scotland) Act 1975 (c. 21), Sch. 10 Pt. I; extended by Hovercraft Act 1968 (c. 59), s. 2

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F8Words substituted by virtue of Sheriff Courts (Scotland) Act 1971 (c. 58), s. 4

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F9Words substituted by virtue of Sheriff Courts (Scotland) Act 1971 (c. 58), s. 4

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5A Power of sheriff to order sheriff clerk to execute deeds relating to heritage.S
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6 Action competent in sheriff court. S
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F21S. 6 repealed by Administration of Justice Act 1956 (c. 46), s. 45(6) in relation to actions to which s. 45 of that Act applies

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F24Words substituted by virtue of Sheriff Courts (Scotland) Act 1971 (c. 58), s. 4

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7Privative jurisdiction in causes under fifty pounds value.S
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F31Words substituted by virtue of S.I. 1988/1993, art. 2

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C5S. 7 extended (2.10.2000) by S.S.I. 2000/301, rule 4

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F35Words substituted by virtue of Sheriff Courts (Scotland) Act 1971 (c. 58), s. 4

F36Words substituted by virtue of Secretaries of State Act 1926 (c. 18), s. 1(3)

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14 Salaries of sheriffs and sheriffs-substitute.S

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F38Words substituted by virtue of Sheriff Courts (Scotland) Act 1971 (c. 58), s. 4

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27 Appeal to sheriff.S

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28 Appeal to Court of Session.S
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29 Effect of appeal.S

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RemovingsS

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35 Letter of removal.S

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F58Words in s. 35 repealed (1.8.1995) by 1995 c. 7, ss. 14(2), 15(2), Sch. 5 (with ss. 9(3)(5)(7), 13)

36 Notice to remove.S

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C9S. 36 applied (10.6.2002) by Act of Sederunt (Summary Cause Rules) 2002 (S.S.I. 2002/132), art. 2, {Sch. 1 rule 30.3} (with art. 3)

37 Notice of termination of tenancy.S

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F59Words substituted by virtue of Sheriff Courts (Scotland) Act 1971 (c. 58), s. 4

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C10S. 37 applied (10.6.2002) by Act of Sederunt (Summary Cause Rules) 2002 (S.S.I. 2002/132), art. 2, {Sch. 1 rule 30.3} (with art. 3)

[F6037AException for certain tenanciesS
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Summary RemovingsS

38 Summary removing.S

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F61Words substituted by virtue of Sheriff Courts (Scotland) Act 1971 (c. 58), s. 4

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C11S. 38 applied (10.6.2002) by Act of Sederunt (Summary Cause Rules) 2002 (S.S.I. 2002/132), art. 2, {Sch. 1 rule 30.3} (with art. 3)

38A Notice of termination in respect of dwelling-houses.S
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Consistorial CausesS

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38B Lord Advocate as party to action for divorce.S

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Procedure RulesS

39 Procedure rules.S

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C12S. 39 excluded (1.4.1997) by S.I. 1997/291, rule 3.24, Sch. 3

40 Court of Session to regulate fees, &c.S

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F72Words substituted by virtue of Secretaries of State Act 1926 (c. 18), s. 1(3)

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Summary ApplicationsS

50 Summary applications.S

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F76Words substituted by virtue of Sheriff Courts (Scotland) Act 1971 (c. 58), s. 4

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