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Social Care (Self-directed Support)(Scotland) Act 2013

Section 24 – Interpretation

65.This section defines terms that are used frequently in the Act. In particular “community care services” has the meaning given by section 5A of the 1968 Act except that it does not include a reference to services under any of the provisions mention in section 1(5) of the Act: sections 27 to 27B, 28 and 29 of the 1968 Act.

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