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Courts Reform (Scotland) Act 2014

Section 76 – Service of documents

131.Section 76, which is derived from section 36A of the Sheriff Courts (Scotland) Act 1971, permits rules made under section 104(1) to provide for the sheriff clerk to be required to effect service of any document on behalf of parties in a simple procedure case.

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