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Access

Definition of Access In accordance with the work A Dictionary of Law, this is a description of Access : Formerly. the opportunity to visit a child that was granted (at the discretion of the court) to its parent when the other parent had the care and control of the child after divorce or when a [...]

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Agriculture

Agriculture in the Building (Scotland) Act 2003 Meaning of Agriculture in the context of the Building (Scotland) Act 2003: the same meaning as in the Agriculture (Scotland) Act 1948 and?agricultural? shall be construed accordingly. Resources See Also Further Reading Agriculture in the [...]

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Apartment

Apartment in the Building (Scotland) Act 2003 Meaning of Apartment in the context of the Building (Scotland) Act 2003: a rooms in a dwelling not used solely as a kitchen, store or utility room.

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Appliance

Room-sealed appliance in the Building (Scotland) Act 2003 Meaning of Room-sealed appliance in the context of the Building (Scotland) Act 2003: a combustion appliance which, when in operation, has its combustion chamber, air inlet and its flue outlet ways isolated from the room or space in [...]

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Architectonics

Separating floor and separating Wall in the Building (Scotland) Act 2003 Meaning of Separating floor and separating Wall in the context of the Building (Scotland) Act 2003:respectively a floor or wall constructed to prevent the spread of fire between buildings or parts of a building in [...]

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Architecture

Compartment floor in the Building (Scotland) Act 2003 Meaning of Compartment floor in the context of the Building (Scotland) Act 2003: a floor with the fire resistance required to ensure compartmentation. Sub-compartment in the Building (Scotland) Act 2003 Meaning of Sub-compartment in the [...]

Categories: A, Environmental Law, and su1. Tags: AR, Buildings, Construction, Contracts, Engineering, Environment, Environmental Law, Featured, Long Read, and Real Estate.



Body

Notified body in the Building (Scotland) Act 2003 Meaning of Notified body in the context of the Building (Scotland) Act 2003: a body (organisation), whose name is notified by individual countries or Member States, to the European Commission, that are designated to carry out conformity [...]

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Boundary

Boundary in the Building (Scotland) Act 2003 Meaning of Boundary in the context of the Building (Scotland) Act 2003:a boundary between land on which the building is situated and land in different occupation, so however that: a. in relation to any road , whether public or private, public access [...]

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Building

Porch in the Building (Scotland) Act 2003 Meaning of Porch in the context of the Building (Scotland) Act 2003: a building attached to and providing a covered entrance to a dwelling. Limited life building in the Building (Scotland) Act 2003 Meaning of Limited life building in the context of the [...]

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Combustible

Flue in the Building (Scotland) Act 2003 Meaning of Flue in the context of the Building (Scotland) Act 2003: passage for conveying the products of combustion to the outside atmosphere. Non-combustible in the Building (Scotland) Act 2003 Meaning of Non-combustible in the context of the Building [...]

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Conservatory

Conservatory in the Building (Scotland) Act 2003 Meaning of Conservatory in the context of the Building (Scotland) Act 2003:a building attached to a dwelling with a door and any other building elements dividing it thermally from that dwelling and having translucent glazing (including frames) [...]

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Construct

Construct in the Building (Scotland) Act 2003 Meaning of Construct in the context of the Building (Scotland) Act 2003: includes alter, erect and extend, and?construction? and related expressions are to be construed accordingly.

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Construction

Definition of Construction In accordance with the work A Dictionary of Law, this is a description of Construction : See interpretatio Flue-pipe in the Building (Scotland) Act 2003 Meaning of Flue-pipe in the context of the Building (Scotland) Act 2003: (correctly termed 'connecting flue-pipe') [...]

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Construction Products Regulation

Construction Products Regulation in the Building (Scotland) Act 2003 Meaning of Construction Products Regulation in the context of the Building (Scotland) Act 2003: the instruction of the European Commission to Member States, numbered 305/2011, to regulate so as to remove technical barriers to [...]

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Convert

Convert in the Building (Scotland) Act 2003 Meaning of Convert in the context of the Building (Scotland) Act 2003: in relation to a building , means to make such change in the occupation or use of thebuilding as specified in schedule 2 to regulation 4, and?conversion? and related expressions [...]

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Disabled People

Disabled people in the Building (Scotland) Act 2003 Meaning of Disabled people in the context of the Building (Scotland) Act 2003: persons with a physical, hearing or sight impairment which affects their mobility or their use of buildings.

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Duct

Duct in the Building (Scotland) Act 2003 Meaning of Duct in the context of the Building (Scotland) Act 2003: the structure, trunking, or casing, with any apertures, enclosing a passage, other than aflue, used solely for conveying air, gases, or refuse.

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Dwelling

Dwelling or Dwelling-House Dwelling or Dwelling-House Case Law A selected English Real Property Law Case in relation with dwelling or dwelling-house may be: Phillips v Francis Year of the above case: 2010 Inner room in the Building (Scotland) Act 2003 Meaning of Inner room in the [...]

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Edifice

Protected lobby in the Building (Scotland) Act 2003 Meaning of Protected lobby in the context of the Building (Scotland) Act 2003: a lobby within a protected zone but separated from the remainder of theprotected zone so as to resist the movement of smoke from the adjoining accommodation to the [...]

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Emergency

Emergency debates Meaning, as used in the UK Parliament An emergency debate is a debate called at short notice in the House of Commons when a matter needs to be discussed urgently. An Member of Parliament may apply to the Speaker for an emergency debate under the rules of Standing Order No. [...]

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Enclosure

Protected enclosure in the Building (Scotland) Act 2003 Meaning of Protected enclosure in the context of the Building (Scotland) Act 2003: in a dwelling means a circulation area constructed to resist fire in adjoining accommodation. It includes a hall, landing or private stair or ramp but not [...]

Categories: E and su1. Tags: Buildings, EN, Real Estate, and Short Read.



Energy

Net input rating in the Building (Scotland) Act 2003 Meaning of Net input rating in the context of the Building (Scotland) Act 2003: of an appliance means the total energy input rate determined when the water produced by the combustion of the fuel is assumed to remain as a vapour. Resources [...]

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Entertainment

Entertainment building in the Building (Scotland) Act 2003 Meaning of Entertainment building in the context of the Building (Scotland) Act 2003: a place of entertainment or recreation other than sports stadia, including bingo halls, broadcasting, recording and film studios open to the public, [...]

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Escape

Definition of Escape In accordance with the work A Dictionary of Law, this is a description of Escape : The common-law offence of escaping from lawful custody. The custody may be in prison or a police station, or even in the open air. The escaper need not have been charged with any offence, [...]

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Exit

Exit in the Building (Scotland) Act 2003 Meaning of Exit in the context of the Building (Scotland) Act 2003: a point of egress from a room, storey, protected zone, space, gallery, catwalk or openwork floor which forms part of, or gives access to, an escape route or place of safety. Alternative [...]

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Fabric

System chimney in the Building (Scotland) Act 2003 Meaning of System chimney in the context of the Building (Scotland) Act 2003: (factory-made chimney) means a chimney that is installed using a combination of compatible chimney components, obtained or specified from one manufacturing source [...]

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Factory

Factory (Class 1) in the Building (Scotland) Act 2003 Meaning of Factory (Class 1) in the context of the Building (Scotland) Act 2003: is any factory involved in manufacturing, processing, repairing, cleaning, washing, breaking up or otherwise treating any substance comprising or used in [...]

Categories: Civil Law, F, and su1. Tags: Buildings, FA, and Real Estate.



Fire

Fire door in the Building (Scotland) Act 2003 Meaning of Fire door in the context of the Building (Scotland) Act 2003: a door which, together with its frame and furniture as installed in a building, is intended, when closed, to resist the passage of fire and, where prescribed, smoke and is [...]

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Flat

Flat roof in the Building (Scotland) Act 2003 Meaning of Flat roof in the context of the Building (Scotland) Act 2003: a roof the slope of which does not exceed 10? from the horizontal. Flat in the Building (Scotland) Act 2003 Meaning of Flat in the context of the Building (Scotland) Act 2003: [...]

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Fuel

Decorative fuel-effect gas appliance in the Building (Scotland) Act 2003 Meaning of Decorative fuel-effect gas appliance in the context of the Building (Scotland) Act 2003: an open-flued appliance designed to simulate a solid fuel open fire primarily for decorative purposes and intended to be [...]

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Gallery

Gallery in the Building (Scotland) Act 2003 Meaning of Gallery in the context of the Building (Scotland) Act 2003:a raised floor or platform, including a raised storage floor, which is open to the roomor space into which it projects and which: a. has every part of its upper surface not less [...]

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Greenhouse

Greenhouse in the Building (Scotland) Act 2003 Meaning of Greenhouse in the context of the Building (Scotland) Act 2003:except in the expression agricultural greenhouse, means a building ancillary to adwelling used mainly for growing plants which is either: a. detached from the dwelling or b. [...]

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Habitation

Trickle ventilator in the Building (Scotland) Act 2003 Meaning of Trickle ventilator in the context of the Building (Scotland) Act 2003: a closeable small ventilator which can provide minimum ventilation. Kitchen in the Building (Scotland) Act 2003 Meaning of Kitchen in the context of the [...]

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Hospital

Hospital in the Building (Scotland) Act 2003 Meaning of Hospital in the context of the Building (Scotland) Act 2003: a building, other than a dwelling, for the treatment of persons suffering from an illness or mental or physical disability or handicap. Hospital Street in the Building [...]

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House

Boarding-House: Legal History Boarding-House, a private house in which the proprietor provides board and lodging for paying guests. The position of a guest in a boarding-house differs in English law, to some extent, on the one hand from that of a lodger in the ordinary sense of the term, and [...]

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Insulation

Insulation envelope in the Building (Scotland) Act 2003 Meaning of Insulation envelope in the context of the Building (Scotland) Act 2003:the building elements which encapsulate the building or parts of thebuilding which use fuel or power for heating or cooling the internal environment and [...]

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Jail

Meaning of Jail The following is an old definition of Jail [1]: A house or building used for the purposes of a public prison, or where persons under arrest are kept. Originally, a place where persons were confined to await further judicial proceeding; as, a debtor, till he paid his debt, a [...]

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Land

Land in different occupation in the Building (Scotland) Act 2003 Meaning of Land in different occupation in the context of the Building (Scotland) Act 2003: in relation to a building, means land occupied, or to be occupied, by a person other than the occupier of the land on which the building [...]

Categories: Civil Law, Commercial Law, Criminal law, Environmental Law, L, Legislation, and su1. Tags: Buildings, Environment, Environmental Law, LA, and Real Estate.



Occupancy

Imposed load in the Building (Scotland) Act 2003 Meaning of Imposed load in the context of the Building (Scotland) Act 2003: the load assumed to be produced by the intended occupancy or use, including the weight of moveable partitions; distributed, concentrated, impact, inertia and snow loads, [...]

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Occupation

Occupation Defined Case Law A selected English Real Property Law Case in relation with occupation defined may be: Link Lending Ltd v Hussein; Link Lending Ltd v Bustard Year of the above case: 2010 Different occupation in the Building (Scotland) Act 2003 Meaning of Different occupation in [...]

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Office

Concept of Office The following is an old definition of Office [1], a term which has several meanings:1. A right to exercise a public or private employment, and to take the fees and emoluments thereunto belonging. The right, and correspondent duty, to execute a public or private trust, and to [...]

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Practicable

Reasonably practicable in the Building (Scotland) Act 2003 Meaning of Reasonably practicable in the context of the Building (Scotland) Act 2003: in relation to the carrying out of any work, means reasonably practicablehaving regard to all the circumstances including the expense involved in [...]

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Prison

Compartment Wall in the Building (Scotland) Act 2003 Meaning of Compartment Wall in the context of the Building (Scotland) Act 2003: a wall with the fire resistance required to ensure compartmentation.

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Private Road

Private road in the Building (Scotland) Act 2003 Meaning of Private road in the context of the Building (Scotland) Act 2003: a road not maintainable by the Scottish Ministers or a local roads authority (whether or not comprising a public right of way).

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