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Adults with Incapacity (Scotland) Act 2000

Section 46: Disapplication of Part 4

168.Subsection (1) provides that the powers given by this Part will not be available if there is a guardian, attorney, intervention order, or other arrangement relating to the matter in question, but anyone who does not know that such arrangements exist and acts in good faith shall not incur any liability.

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