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Water Services etc. (Scotland) Act 2005

Section 35: Interpretation

206.Section 35(1) specifies the meaning to be placed upon the abbreviated references to legislation in the Act. Subsection (2) provides that the definition of Scottish Water's core functions given at section 70(2) of the 2002 Act is to apply for the purpose of the Act.

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