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Local Government Act 1972E+W

9(1)The Local Government Act 1972 is amended as follows.E+W

(2)In section 235(1) (powers of councils to make byelaws for good rule and government etc) –

(a)omit “the council of a principal area in Wales”;

(b)after the second “district” omit “principal area”.

(3)In section 236 (procedure etc for byelaws) –

(a)in subsection (1) after “local authority” in each case insert “ in England ”;

(b)in subsection (3), omit “or community”;

(c)in subsection (9) –

(i)omit “or in Wales of a principal council”;

(ii)omit the words “or community” in each case where they appear;

(d)omit subsection (10A).

(4)In section [F1236B (revocation of byelaws)]

(a)in subsection (1)(a) after “local authority” insert “ in England ”;

(b)in subsection (4) –

(i)omit paragraph (a);

(ii)in paragraph (b), omit “in relation to any other byelaw,”;

(c)omit subsections (6), (10) and (11).

(5)In section 238 (evidence of byelaws) after “local authority” insert “ in England ”.


Amendments (Textual)

F1Words in Sch. 2 para. 9(4) substituted (30.9.2013) by Local Government (Democracy) (Wales) Act 2013 (anaw 4), s. 75(2)(d), Sch. 1 para. 6

Commencement Information

I1Sch. 2 para. 9(1)-(3)(5) in force at 31.3.2015 by S.I. 2015/1025, art. 2(r) (with art. 3)

I2Sch. 2 para. 9(4) in force at 8.5.2018 by S.I. 2018/550, art. 2