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Wildlife and Natural Environment (Scotland) Act 2011

Section 43 – Commencement and short title

270.Section 43 of the Act provides for Ministers to commence by order the majority of the provisions in the Bill. Sections 1, 42 and 43 come into force upon Royal Assent. An order under this section is not subject to any procedure.

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