Wildlife & Countryside Act 1981 Order 2011
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The Wildlife and Countryside Act 1981 (Variation of Schedules 5 and 8) (England and Wales) Order 2011 published 1 October
Environmental protection - England and Wales
The Wildlife and Countryside Act 1981 (Variation of Schedules 5 and 8) (England and Wales) Order 2011 varies Schs. 5 and 8 to the Wildlife and Countryside Act 1981.
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