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Wildlife and Natural Environment (Scotland) Act 2011

Review of species control orders - inserted section 14J of the 1981 Act

131.Section 14J of the 1981 Act enables a relevant body to review a species control order made by the body, and if appropriate revoke the order. An order might be revoked because it has been complied with before it would otherwise expire, or because an operation or excluded operation will for any reason no longer deliver the intended outcome (in which case it might be replaced by a subsequent order).

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