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Licensing (Scotland) Act 2005

Section 121 – Keeping of smuggled goods

246.This section makes it an offence knowingly to keep or allow to be kept on any licensed premises any illegally imported goods.

247.Subsection (3) provides a power for the courts to order the forfeiture or destruction of goods kept in breach of subsection (1).

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