Explanatory Notes

Land Reform (Scotland) Act 2016

2016 asp 18

22 April 2016


772.Schedules 1 and 2 are introduced by section 129.

773.Schedule 1 contains minor amendments and amendments consequential on Part 5. It amends the Land Reform (Scotland) Act 2003 by changing the period within which a ballotter must notify certain persons of the ballot result in accordance with section 52 of that Act. It also substitutes references to the “Register of Community Rights in Abandoned, Neglected or Detrimental Land” with references to “New Register” in sections 97N and 97V of the Land Reform (Scotland) Act 2003.

774.Schedule 2 contains minor and consequential amendments to existing legislation in consequence of changes made in Part 10 of the Act.