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Flood Risk Management (Scotland) Act 2009

Section 97 – Commencement and short title

264.This section makes the usual provision that all of the provisions of the Act, except those containing definitions and providing where procedure is required for orders and regulations, are to come into force on a day set by the Scottish Ministers by order. The section also provides for the short title of the Act.

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