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Historic Environment (Amendment) (Scotland) Act 2011

New section 32B – Inventory of battlefields

63.Subsection (1) places a statutory duty on Scottish Ministers to compile and maintain an inventory of battlefields.

64.Subsection (2) defines battlefield for the purposes of the new section.

65.Subsection (3) applies subsections (3) to (5) of new section 32A to an inventory of battlefields compiled under section 32B(1). The effect of this is that the functions of the Scottish Ministers set out in those subsections are also exercisable in respect of the inventory or battlefields.

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