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Antisocial Behaviour etc. (Scotland) Act 2004

Section 145 – Short title and commencement

319.This section provides a short title to the Act: it may be cited as the Antisocial Behaviour etc. (Scotland) Act 2004

320.Only section 141 (which provides powers in relation to orders and regulations) and this section come into force on Royal Assent. The remaining provisions of the Act will come into force on a date (or dates) appointed by the Scottish Ministers by means of a commencement order or orders.

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