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Wildlife and Natural Environment (Scotland) Act 2011

Section 20 – Annual report on wildlife crime

153.Section 20 of the Act inserts a new section 26B into the 1981 Act., which provides for the Scottish Ministers to be required to lay a report before the Scottish Parliament after the end of each calendar year on offences relating to wildlife, and related matters.

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