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Public Appointments and Public Bodies etc. (Scotland) Act 2003

Paragraph 7Solicitors (Scotland) Act 1980 (c.46)

107.This paragraph amends section 32 of the 1980 Act, which makes it an offence for unqualified persons to prepare certain documents, to substitute a reference to “conveyancing practitioner” for an existing reference to “qualified conveyancer”.

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