Search Legislation

Land Reform (Scotland) Act 2016

Section 125 – General interpretation

760.This section expands the short references used in the Act, for economy of space, to give their full meanings: “the 1991 Act” for the Agricultural Holdings (Scotland) Act 1991; “the 2003 Act” for the Agricultural Holdings (Scotland) Act 2003; and “Land Court” for the Scottish Land Court.

Back to top


Print Options


Explanatory Notes

Text created by the Scottish Government to explain what the Act sets out to achieve and to make the Act accessible to readers who are not legally qualified. Explanatory Notes were introduced in 1999 and accompany all Acts of the Scottish Parliament except those which result from Budget Bills.


More Resources

Access essential accompanying documents and information for this legislation item from this tab. Dependent on the legislation item being viewed this may include:

  • the original print PDF of the as enacted version that was used for the print copy
  • lists of changes made by and/or affecting this legislation item
  • confers power and blanket amendment details
  • all formats of all associated documents
  • correction slips
  • links to related legislation and further information resources