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Water Services etc. (Scotland) Act 2005

Paragraph 9: Transfer of property and liabilities

227.Paragraph 9(1) provides that all property (including rights) and liabilities of the Water Industry Commissioner for Scotland will transfer to the Commission. Sub-paragraph (2) provides that sub-paragraph (1) will have effect despite any provision which might otherwise prevent, penalise or prohibit the transfer of such property and liabilities.

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