The Peterhead Bay Authority (Constitution) Revision Order 2002

Explanatory Note

(This note is not part of the Order)

This Order reconstitutes the Peterhead Bay Authority as from 1st April 2002. It provides for the Authority to consist of a body of nine members with experience in relevant matters. Eight persons will be appointed by the Authority. The Chief Executive will also hold office as a member. Under the terms of the Order the appointed members will retire in rotation.

The Order also includes other provisions with respect to the Authority’s constitution including provisions for the protection of the members from personal liability in the discharge of their functions. The Order amends the Authority’s borrowing powers, extends the Authority’s area of jurisdiction and revokes certain statutory provisions.