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The Law Reform (Miscellaneous Provisions) (Scotland) Act 1990 (Commencement No. 13) Order 1996

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Provisions of the ActSubject matterPurpose
Section 17, in so far as not already in forceQualified conveyancers
Section 18, in so far as not already in forceExecutry practitioners
Section 20Professional misconduct, inadequate professional services, etc
Section 21Board’s intervention powers
Section 22, except subsection (1)(b) and (2)(c)Disclosure of documents etc
In section 34—subsection (9)(d), (e) and (g)Scottish legal services ombudsman
In Schdeule 1, Part IIBoard’s powers of investigation
Section 74Amendments and repealsOnly for the prpose of bringing into force the provisions of Schedules 8 and 9 of the Act specified or referred to in column 1 below
In Schedule 8, paragraphs—Amendments of enactments
19 and 20
22(1)For all purpses, except in relation to a recognised financial instutution
24 and 25
29(5) and (6)(b), insofar as not already in forceFor all purpses, except in relation to a recognised financial institution
In Schedule 9—the repeals specified in the table belowRepeals



ChapterShort titleExtend of Repeals
1808 c. 149.The Probate and Legacy Duties Act 1808.In section 38, the words from “(which oath” to “administer”).
1858 c. 56.The Confirmation of Executors (Scotland) Act 1858.Section 11.
1875 c. 41.The Intestates Widows and Children (Scotland) Act 1875In section 6, the words from the beginning to “affirmations”.
In Schedule A, the words from “All which” to the end.
1876 c. 24.The Small Testate Estates (Scotland) Act 1876Section 6.
In Schedule A, the words from “All which” to the end.
1900 c. 55.The Executors (Scotland) Act 1900.Section 8.

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