Scottish Statutory Instruments

2003 No. 562 (C. 30)

ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION

WATER

The Water Environment and Water Services (Scotland) Act 2003 (Commencement No. 1) Order 2003

Made

20th November 2003

Citation

1.  This Order may be cited as the Water Environment and Water Services (Scotland) Act 2003 (Commencement No. 1) Order 2003.

Appointed day

2.  15th December 2003 is hereby appointed the day on which the following provisions of the Water Environment and Water Services (Scotland) Act 2003 come into force:–

(a)sections 1 to 7;

(b)section 18;

(c)sections 20 and 21; and

(d)sections 26 to 28.

ALLAN WILSON

Authorised to sign by the Scottish Ministers

St Andrew’s House, Edinburgh

20th November 2003

Explanatory Note

(This note is not part of the Order)

This Order brings into force certain provisions of Part 1 of the Water Environment and Water Services (Scotland) Act 2003 on 22nd December 2003–

The Act received Royal Assent on 5th March 2003.