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Antisocial Behaviour etc. (Scotland) Act 2004

Section 16 – Guidance in relation to antisocial behaviour orders

50.Section 16 provides that any person (other than a court) discharging any functions under Part 2 of the Act (other than section 13) shall have regard to guidance issued by the Scottish Ministers on those matters and matters arising in connection with the discharge of those functions.

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