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Children and Young People (Scotland) Act 2014

Section 53 – Interpretation of Part 6

127.This section is an interpretation section for this Part which explains that the expression “early learning and childcare” has the meaning given by section 46, “eligible pre-school child” has the meaning given by section 47(2) and “parent” has the meaning given by the 1980 Act. Other interpretation provisions relevant to this Part are contained in section 97.

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