2001 No. 464
|Made||17 December 2001|
|Laid before the Scottish Parliament||18th December 2001|
|Coming into force||6 February 2002|
The Scottish Ministers, in exercise of the powers conferred by sections 31(9) and 36(1) and (2)(a) of the Legal Aid (Scotland) Act 1986 and of all other powers enabling them in that behalf, hereby make the following Regulations:
(a) section 31(1) of the Legal Aid (Scotland) Act 1986 shall not apply; and
(b) assistance by way of representation shall be provided only by the solicitor so made available.
(a) proceedings under section 17 of the Matrimonial Homes (Family Protection) (Scotland) Act 1981; and
(b) proceedings under section 5 of the Protection from Abuse (Scotland) Act 2001.
A member of the Scottish Executive
St Andrew’s House, Edinburgh
17 December 2001