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Legal Services (Scotland) Act 2010

Section 131 – Acting as an approved regulator

264.This section inserts a new section 1A into the 1980 Act which allows the Society to act as an approved regulator within the meaning of Part 2 of the Act and to do anything that is necessary or expedient for the purposes of so doing.

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