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Agriculture (Retained EU Law and Data) (Scotland) Act 2020

Part 3 – General

96.Part 3 provides for:

  • powers to make regulations (including supplementary and ancillary powers),

  • the Scottish Ministers to report to the Scottish Parliament on progress towards establishing a new Scottish agricultural policy,

  • interpretation and effect,

  • an exemption of the Crown from criminal liability,

  • commencement, and

  • the short title of the Act.

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