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Limitation (Childhood Abuse) (Scotland) Act 2017

Section 2– Commencement

19.Section 2 provides that it and section 3 come into force on the day after Royal Assent. The Scottish Ministers may make commencement regulations bringing the substantive provision, section 1, into force on a day or days they specify in the regulations. Commencement regulations may include transitional, transitory or saving provision. They may also appoint different days for different purposes.

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