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The Family Law (Scotland) Act 1985 (Commencement No.2) Order 1988

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Statutory Instruments

1988 No. 1887 (C. 70) (S.176)

COURT OF SESSION, SCOTLAND

SHERIFF COURT, SCOTLAND

The Family Law (Scotland) Act 1985 (Commencement No.2) Order 1988

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26th October 1988

The Secretary of State, in exercise of the powers conferred on him by section 29(2) of the Family Law (Scotland) Act 1985((1)), and of all other powers enabling him in that behalf, hereby makes the following Order:

1.  This Order may be cited as the Family Law (Scotland) Act 1985 (Commencement No. 2) Order 1988.

2.  Section 25 of the Family Law (Scotland) Act 1985 shall come into force on 30th November 1988.

James Douglas-Hamilton

Parliamentary Under Secretary of State, Scottish Office

St Andrew’s House,

Edinburgh

26th October 1988

Explanatory Note

(This note is not part of the Order)

This Order brings into force on 30th November 1988 the remaining provision of the Family Law (Scotland) Act 1985 which is not already in force. This provision, section 25, provides for the presumption of equal shares in household goods.

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