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Abusive Behaviour and Sexual Harm (Scotland) Act 2016

Section 23 – Requirement for clerk of court to serve order

119.Section 23 requires the clerk of court to serve on the person against whom an order has effect a copy of any order granting, varying, renewing or discharging a SHPO or interim SHPO.

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