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Gaelic Language (Scotland) Act 2005


Section 13 – Short title and commencement

57.Provision is made for the Scottish Ministers by order to appoint days when sections of the Act (other than sections 11 and 13) are to come into force. Sections 11 and 13 come into force on Royal Assent.

58.Subsection (3) enables a commencement order to include transitional, transitory or saving provision.

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