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Water Industry (Scotland) Act 2002 (Commencement and Savings) Order 2002 (S.S.I. No. 118 (C. 6) of 2002).

Type of law
Regulation
Source

Abstract
This Order commences the Water Industry (Scotland) Act 2002 (asp 3). Section 20, which brings Scottish Water into being and certain other provisions are commenced, for limited purposes on 8 March 2002. The remaining provisions, including those under which Water Customer Consultation Panels may be established (section 2) and the Drinking Water Quality Regulator for Scotland may be appointed (section 7) are commenced for all purposes on 1 April 2002. Notwithstanding the commencement, by article 2(3) above, of paragraph 23(d) of schedule 7 to the Act: (a) section 84(1) of the 1994 Act shall continue to have effect for the purpose of enabling the Scottish Ministers to make such payments as may be necessary to the authorities to enable them to carry out the duties referred to in sub-paragraph (b) below; and (b) sections 87 and 88 of the 1994 Act shall continue to have effect for the purpose of enabling the authorities and the Scottish Ministers to carry out the duties imposed by those sections in respect of the financial year ending with 31 March 2002.
Date of text
Repealed
No
Source language

English

Legislation Amendment
No
Implements