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In this Act with respect to Scotland—
(1)The expression " borough" means any royal burgh, and any burgh returning or contributing to return a member to Parliament:
(2)The expression " a master of one of the superior courts " means the auditor of the Court of Session :
(3)The expression " umpire " means oversman :
(4)The expression " attending before a court of record " means attending on citation the Court of Justiciary :
(5)The expression " stipendiary magistrate " means a sheriff or sheriff substitute:
(6)The expression " defendant" means defender and includes respondent:
(7)The expression " chief officer of police" means the chief constable, superintendent of police, or other officer, by whatever name called, having the chief command of the police in any district maintaining a separate police force:
(8)The expression " chairman of quarter sessions " means the sheriff of the county:
(9)The expression " misdemeanour " means a crime and offence :
(10)The expression "the court of summary jurisdiction" means the sheriff of the county or any one of his substitutes :
(11)This Act shall be read and construed as if for the expression " The Lands Clauses Consolidation Act, 1845," where-ever it occurs therein, the expression " The Lands Clauses Consolidation (Scotland) Act, 1845," were substituted.
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