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Police, Public Order and Criminal Justice (Scotland) Act 2006

Section 72 – Minor amendments of 1982 Act

121.This section makes some minor amendments to the 1982 Act including the addition of a new section 65A to require local authorities to have regard to guidance issued by the Scottish Ministers when carrying out their functions under Part V of the 1982 Act which contains the law on public processions in Scotland.

122.Annex A contains a copy of Part V of the 1982 Act as amended by this Act.

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