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Long Leases (Scotland) Act 2012

Overview of Part 6 of the Act

271.This Part contains provisions on a variety of issues: the appointed day; how to determine the duration of leases; leases continuing on tacit relocation; irritancy; service of notices; registration of notices; matters that the Keeper of the Registers of Scotland is not required to determine; referring disputed notices to the Lands Tribunal; the registration of documents rejected by the Keeper when the courts or the Lands Tribunal determine that they are registrable; amendments to enactments; interpretation; ancillary provisions; subordinate legislation and commencement.

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