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Glasgow Commonwealth Games Act 2008

The Act – an Overview

12.The Act contains 51 sections set out under the following headings:

  • Introductory

  • Street Trading etc.

  • Advertising

  • Ticket Touting

  • Enforcement

  • Trial and punishment

  • Transport

  • Funding etc.

  • Compulsory acquisition of land

  • Subordinate legislation: procedure

  • Final provisions

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