Explanatory Notes

Antisocial Behaviour etc. (Scotland) Act 2004

2004 asp 8

26 July 2004

Commentary on Sections

Part 7 - Housing: Antisocial Behaviour Notices

Section 73 – Orders under section 71: revocation and suspension

193.Section 73 allows the sheriff to revoke or suspend an order as to rental income made under section 71 on application by the local authority or the landlord, if the sheriff is satisfied either that the action specified in the antisocial behaviour notice has been taken or that it is otherwise unreasonable for the order to continue. Subsection (3) provides that the revocation or suspension does not have retrospective effect, and subsection (4) requires the local authority to give a copy of the order revoking or suspending the order as to rental income to any tenant and any agent, provided the local authority is aware of their name and address..