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Land Reform (Scotland) Act 2003

Section 38:  Criteria for registration

153.This section sets out matters on which Ministers must be satisfied before approving the registration of a community interest.

154.Subsection (2) specifies the necessary level of support which is required within a community to justify registration by Ministers and allows for Ministerial discretion when the level of support is less than that specified.

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