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Education (Scotland) Act 2016

Section 32: Ancillary provision

177.This section allows the Scottish Ministers, by regulations, to make consequential, supplementary, incidental, transitional, transitory or savings provision as they consider appropriate for the purposes of, in consequence of, or for giving full effect to, any provision of the Act. Such regulations may modify any enactment (including the Act itself). If the regulations make textual changes to an Act, they will be subject to the affirmative procedure (in accordance with section 31(3)).

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