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Land Reform (Scotland) Act 2016

Section 126 – Subordinate legislation

761.Subsection (1) allows the Scottish Ministers to use powers to make regulations under the Act to make different provision for different purposes and to make incidental, supplementary, consequential, transitory, transitional or saving provision as they consider appropriate.

762.Subsection (2) lists the delegated powers in the Act that are subject to negative procedure.

763.Subsection (3) lists the delegated powers in the Act that are subject to affirmative procedure.

764.Subsection (4) excludes commencement regulations made under section 130(2) from the application of section 126.

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