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Reservoirs (Scotland) Act 2011

Section 71SEPA’s power to arrange taking of safety and other measures

106.This section creates powers for SEPA to appoint a relevant engineer to oversee compliance with a measure previously specified in a report. This section applies when a notice served under section 69(2) has not been complied with. Subsection (4) requires the reservoir manager to pay any reasonably incurred expenses incurred by SEPA under this section.

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