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Scottish Statutory Instruments

2017 No. 40 (C. 5)

Community Empowerment

The Community Empowerment (Scotland) Act 2015 (Commencement No. 7) Order 2017

Made

21st February 2017

Laid before the Scottish Parliament

23rd February 2017

Coming into force

1st April 2017

The Scottish Ministers make the following Order in exercise of the powers conferred by section 145(2) of the Community Empowerment (Scotland) Act 2015(1).

Citation, commencement and interpretation

1.—(1) This Order may be cited as the Community Empowerment (Scotland) Act 2015 (Commencement No. 7) Order 2017 and comes into force on 1st April 2017.

(2) In this Order “the Act” means the Community Empowerment (Scotland) Act 2015.

Appointed day

2.  The day appointed for the coming into force, insofar as not already in force, of the provisions of the Act specified in column 1 of the table in the schedule (the subject matter of which is described in column 2 of that table) is 1st April 2017.

KEVIN STEWART

Authorised to sign by the Scottish Ministers

St Andrew’s House,

Edinburgh

21st February 2017

Article 2

SCHEDULEPROVISIONS OF THE ACT COMING INTO FORCE ON 1ST APRIL 2017

Column 1

Provisions of the Act

Column 2

Subject Matter

Section 20Meaning of “community participation body”
Section 21Meaning of “public service authority”
Section 22Participation requests
Section 24Participation requests: decisions
Section 25Decision notice: information about outcome improvement process
Section 26Proposed outcome improvement process
Section 27Power to decline certain participation requests
Section 28Duty to establish and maintain outcome improvement process
Section 29Modification of outcome improvement process
Section 31Reporting
Section 32Annual reports
Section 33Ministerial report
Section 34Guidance
Schedule 2Public service authorities

EXPLANATORY NOTE

(This note is not part of the Order)

This Order appoints 1st April 2017 for the coming into force of the following provisions of the Community Empowerment (Scotland) Act 2015 (“the Act”) to the extent that they are not already in force—

  • sections 20 to 22

  • sections 24 to 29

  • sections 31 to 34

  • schedule 2

Those provisions relate to the making and determination of participation requests under Part 3 of the Act.

The Bill for the Act received Royal Assent on 24th July 2015. Sections 141 to 143, 145 and 146 came into force the following day.

NOTE AS TO EARLIER COMMENCEMENT ORDERS

(This note is not part of the Order)

The following provisions of the Act have been brought into force by commencement orders made before the date of this Order.

Provision of the ActDate of CommencementInstrument No.
Section 115th April 2016S.S.I. 2015/399
Section 215th April 2016S.S.I. 2015/399
Section 315th April 2016S.S.I. 2015/399
Section 420th December 2016S.S.I. 2016/363
Section 520th December 2016S.S.I. 2016/363
Section 620th December 2016S.S.I. 2016/363
Section 720th December 2016S.S.I. 2016/363
Section 820th December 2016S.S.I. 2016/363
Section 9(2), (5) and (6) (partially)13th November 2015S.S.I. 2015/358
Section 9 (so far as not already in force)20th December 2016S.S.I. 2016/363
Section 1020th December 2016S.S.I. 2016/363
Section 1120th December 2016S.S.I. 2016/363
Section 1220th December 2016S.S.I. 2016/363
Section 1320th December 2016S.S.I. 2016/363
Section 1420th December 2016S.S.I. 2016/363
Section 15 (partially)13th November 2015S.S.I. 2015/358
Section 15 (so far as not already in force)20th December 2016S.S.I. 2016/363
Section 1620th December 2016S.S.I. 2016/363
Section 1720th December 2016S.S.I. 2016/363
Section 1813th November 2015S.S.I. 2015/358
Section 1923rd January 2017S.S.I. 2016/363
Section 20(2) and (3) (partially)13th November 2015S.S.I. 2015/358
Section 21(2), (3), (4), (8) and (9) (partially)13th November 2015S.S.I. 2015/358
Section 2313th November 2015S.S.I. 2015/358
Section 24(7)(a) and (8) (partially)13th November 2015S.S.I. 2015/358
Section 26(6) (partially)13th November 2015S.S.I. 2015/358
Section 29(3) (partially)13th November 2015S.S.I. 2015/358
Section 31(6) (partially)13th November 2015S.S.I. 2015/358
Section 34 (partially)13th November 2015S.S.I. 2015/358
Section 3513th November 2015S.S.I. 2015/358
Section 3615th April 2016S.S.I. 2015/399
Section 37(1), (4), (7) and (8) (partially)13th November 2015S.S.I. 2015/358
Section 37 (so far as not already in force)15th April 2016S.S.I. 2015/399
Section 3815th April 2016S.S.I. 2015/399
Section 3915th April 2016S.S.I. 2015/399
Section 40 (partially)13th November 2015S.S.I. 2015/358
Section 40 (so far as not already in force)15th April 2016S.S.I. 2015/399
Section 4115th April 2016S.S.I. 2015/399
Section 42(1), (2), (4) and (9) (partially)13th November 2015S.S.I. 2015/358
Section 42 (so far as not already in force)15th April 2016S.S.I. 2015/399
Section 4315th April 2016S.S.I. 2015/399
Section 44 (partially)13th November 2015S.S.I. 2015/358
Section 44 (so far as not already in force)15th April 2016S.S.I. 2015/399
Section 4515th April 2016S.S.I. 2015/399
Section 4615th April 2016S.S.I. 2015/399
Section 4715th April 2016S.S.I. 2015/399
Section 4815th April 2016S.S.I. 2015/399
Section 49 (partially)13th November 2015S.S.I. 2015/358
Section 49 (so far as not already in force)15th April 2016S.S.I. 2015/399
Section 50 (partially)13th November 2015S.S.I. 2015/358
Section 50 (so far as not already in force)15th April 2016S.S.I. 2015/399
Section 5115th April 2016S.S.I. 2015/399
Section 52 (partially)13th November 2015S.S.I. 2015/358
Section 52 (so far as not already in force)15th April 2016S.S.I. 2015/399
Section 5315th April 2016S.S.I. 2015/399
Section 5415th April 2016S.S.I. 2015/399
Section 5515th April 2016S.S.I. 2015/399
Section 5615th April 2016S.S.I. 2015/399
Section 5715th April 2016S.S.I. 2015/399
Section 5815th April 2016S.S.I. 2015/399
Section 5915th April 2016S.S.I. 2015/399
Section 6015th April 2016S.S.I. 2015/399
Section 6115th April 2016S.S.I. 2015/399
Section 62 (partially)16th December 2016S.S.I. 2016/394
Section 63 (partially)16th December 2016S.S.I. 2016/394
Section 64 (partially)16th December 2016S.S.I. 2016/394
Section 66 (partially)16th December 2016S.S.I. 2016/394
Section 70 (partially)16th December 2016S.S.I. 2016/394
Section 75 (partially)15th April 2016S.S.I. 2015/399
Section 7613th November 2015S.S.I. 2015/358
Section 77(2) and (3) (partially)13th November 2015S.S.I. 2015/358
Section 77 (so far as not already in force)23rd January 2017S.S.I 2016/363
Section 78(2), (3) and (4) (partially)13th November 2015S.S.I. 2015/358
Section 78 (so far as not already in force)23rd January 2017S.S.I. 2016/363
Section 7923rd January 2017S.S.I 2016/363
Section 8023rd January 2017S.S.I. 2016/363
Section 8113th November 2015S.S.I. 2015/358
Section 82(8)(a) and (9) (partially)13th November 2015S.S.I. 2015/358
Section 82 (so far as not already in force)23rd January 2017S.S.I. 2016/363
Section 83(10) (partially)13th November 2015S.S.I. 2015/358
Section 83 (so far as not already in force)23rd January 2017S.S.I. 2016/363
Section 8423rd January 2017S.S.I. 2016/363
Section 85(3), (4) and (10) (partially)13th November 2015S.S.I. 2015/358
Section 85 (so far as not already in force)23rd January 2017S.S.I. 2016/363
Section 86(3), (4), (7)(b)(i) and (9) (partially)13th November 2015S.S.I. 2015/358
Section 86 (so far as not already in force)23rd January 2017S.S.I. 2016/363
Section 87(3), (4) and (9) (partially)13th November 2015S.S.I. 2015/358
Section 87 (so far as not already in force)23rd January 2017S.S.I. 2016/363
Section 88(3) (partially)13th November 2015S.S.I. 2015/358
Section 88 (so far as not already in force)23rd January 2017S.S.I. 2016/363
Section 89(2), (3), and (4) (partially)13th November 2015S.S.I. 2015/358
Section 89 (so far as not already in force)23rd January 2017S.S.I. 2016/363
Section 90(12), (13) and (14) (partially)13th November 2015S.S.I. 2015/358
Section 90 (so far as not already in force)23rd January 2017S.S.I. 2016/363
Section 9123rd January 2017S.S.I. 2016/363
Section 9223rd January 2017S.S.I. 2016/363
Section 9323rd January 2017S.S.I. 2016/363
Section 94(4), (5) and (6) (partially)13th November 2015S.S.I. 2015/358
Section 94 (so far as not already in force)23rd January 2017S.S.I. 2016/363
Section 9523rd January 2017S.S.I. 2016/363
Section 96 (partially)13th November 2015S.S.I. 2015/358
Section 96 (so far as not already in force)23rd January 2017S.S.I 2016/363
Section 9713th November 2015S.S.I. 2015/358
Section 9823rd January 2017S.S.I. 2016/363
Section 10313th November 2015S.S.I. 2015/358
Section 10513th November 2015S.S.I. 2015/358
Section 10613th November 2015S.S.I. 2015/358
Section 137 (partially)13th November 2015S.S.I. 2015/358
Section 139(1) to (5) and (7) (partially)13th November 2015S.S.I. 2015/358
Section 14031st October 2015S.S.I. 2015/344
Section 144(1) and schedule 4 so far as they relate to paragraph 8(1), (2)(d) and (4)(a) of schedule 4 (partially)13th November 2015S.S.I. 2015/358
Section 144(1) and schedule 4 so far as they relate to paragraph 8 of schedule 4 (so far as not already in force)15th April 2016S.S.I. 2015/399
Section 144(1) and schedule 4 so far as they relate to paragraphs 5(b) and (c), 6, 7 and 9 to 12 of schedule 4 (partially)20th December 2016S.S.I. 2016/410
Section 144(2) and schedule 5 so far as they relate to the Land Reform (Scotland) Act 2003 (partially)15th April 2016S.S.I. 2015/399
Section 144(2) and schedule 5 so far as they relate to the Local Government in Scotland Act 2003 (partially)20th December 2016S.S.I. 2016/410
Schedule 120th December 2016S.S.I. 2016/363
Schedule 323rd January 2017S.S.I. 2016/363

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