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High Hedges (Scotland) Act 2013


Section 38 – Commencement

79.Under section 38(1) certain provisions of the Act came into force on 3 May 2013. Subsection (2) gives power to the Scottish Ministers to appoint a day for the coming into force of the other provisions of the Act. Subsection (3) provides that a commencement order may include transitory, transitional or saving provision.

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