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Agricultural Holdings (Amendment) (Scotland) Act 2012

Section 5: Commencement

17.Section 5 (which comes into force on the day after Royal Assent) provides that the other sections of the 2012 Act come into force at the end of the period of 2 months beginning with the day of Royal Assent. Royal Assent was granted on 12 July 2012.

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