Explanatory Notes

Crofting Reform (Scotland) Act 2010

2010 asp 14

6 August 2010

The Act

Part 4 – Further Amendments of the 1993 Act

Disposal of croft land, resumption and decrofting

Section 40: Limitation on crofter’s ability to nominate disponee

110.New section 40 inserts into section 13 of the 1993 Act (authorisation of the Land Court of acquisition of croft land) new subsection (1A) which clarifies that any nominee of the crofter exercising the right to buy the croft must be a family member.