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Water Resources (Scotland) Act 2013

Section 23 – Value of water resources

37.This section amends section 25 (Scottish Water’s general powers) of the 2002 Act to clarify that section 25(1) of that Act extends to allowing Scottish Water to engage in any activity that it considers will assist in the development of the value of Scotland’s water resources.

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