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Agricultural Holdings (Scotland) Act 2003

Section 71:  Meaning of “family”

238.Subsections (1) to (3) of this section define the meaning of “family”, as used in assessing the relationship of partners within a limited partnership to the landlord (section 70(8)(d) refers). Ministers may modify these subsections by order, by virtue of subsection (4). Any such instrument would be by affirmative resolution.

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