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Citation and interpretation

1.—(1) This Order may be cited as the Marine (Scotland) Act 2010 (Commencement No. 1) Order 2010.

(2) In this Order, “the Act” means the Marine (Scotland) Act 2010.

Appointed days

2.  1st July 2010 is appointed as the day for the coming into force of the following provisions of the Act:—

(a)sections 3 to 18;

(b)sections 67 to 105;

(c)section 131(4);

(d)section 132;

(e)sections 134 to 149;

(f)sections 151 to 156;

(g)sections 162 to 164; and

(h)section 167, so far as relating to paragraphs 5 to 9 of schedule 4.

3.  1st September 2010 is appointed as the day for the coming into force of the following provisions of the Act:—

(a)sections 110 to 112;

(b)sections 114 to 116;

(c)section 120;

(d)sections 122 to 125; and

(e)section 128(4).

4.  31st January 2011 is appointed as the day for the coming into force of the following provisions of the Act:—

(a)sections 107 to 109;

(b)section 113;

(c)sections 117 to 119;

(d)section 121;

(e)sections 126 and 127;

(f)section 128(1) to (3); and

(g)sections 129 and 130.

RICHARD LOCHHEAD

A member of the Scottish Executive

St Andrew’s House,

Edinburgh

9th June 2010