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Community Empowerment (Scotland) Act 2015

Meaning of land

174.The new section 97B of the 2003 Act provides that land for the purposes of Part 3A of the 2003 Act includes bridges and other structures built on or over land, inland waters, canals, and the foreshore (which is the land between the high and low water marks of ordinary spring tides).

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