Abolition of Bridge Tolls (Scotland) Act 2008

SCHEDULE 1SMinor and consequential amendments

(introduced by section 3(1))

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Tay Road Bridge Order Confirmation Act 1991 (c.iv)S

1In the Order contained in the Schedule to the Tay Road Bridge Order Confirmation Act 1991, in section 36(1) the words “within a period of fifty years from the opening of the bridge” are repealed.S

Transport (Scotland) Act 2001 (asp 2)S

2In the Transport (Scotland) Act 2001, in section 49—S

(a)at the beginning of subsection (1) insert “ Subject to subsection (4A), ”,

(b)after subsection (4) insert—

(4A)No charging scheme may be made in relation to a road carried by a bridge by—

(a)a joint board constituted by order under section 69 of this Act (whether acting solely or jointly); or

(b)a body—

(i)which is under any enactment responsible for the management and maintenance of a bridge constructed in pursuance of powers conferred by, or by an order made under or confirmed by, any enactment; and

(ii)the functions of which relate solely or mainly to such a bridge..

Forth Estuary Transport Authority Order 2002 (S.S.I. 2002 No. 178)S

3In the Forth Estuary Transport Authority Order 2002, in article 13 for the words “Articles 10 and 11” substitute “ article 10 ”.S