- Latest available (Revised)
- Original (As enacted)
There are outstanding changes not yet made by the legislation.gov.uk editorial team to Gas Act 1965. Any changes that have already been made by the team appear in the content and are referenced with annotations.
Revised legislation carried on this site may not be fully up to date. Changes and effects are recorded by our editorial team in lists which can be found in the ‘Changes to Legislation’ area. Where those effects have yet to be applied to the text of the legislation by the editorial team they are also listed alongside the legislation in the affected provisions. Use the ‘more’ link to open the changes and effects relevant to the provision you are viewing.
This section lists the changes and effects yet to be applied to the whole Act, associated Parts and Chapters where applicable. This includes any insertions of whole new Parts, Chapters or provisions yet to be inserted into this Act. These effects are included in this view as they may be (but won’t necessarily be) relevant to the specific provision that you are viewing.
Whole provisions yet to be inserted into this Act (including any effects on those provisions):
This section lists the commencement orders yet to be applied to the whole Act. These effects are included in this view as they may be (but won’t necessarily be) relevant to the specific provision that you are viewing. Where applicable the commencement orders are listed under two headings, firstly those that bring some part of the Act you are viewing into force and secondly, those that bring into force legislation that affects some part of the legislation you are viewing. If you are viewing a prospective version or there is a prospective version available there may be commencement orders listed here that are relevant to the provision you are viewing.
Commencement Orders bringing legislation that affects this Act into force:
(1)If after a decision of the Minister under section 5 of this Act has given rise to a liability to pay compensation under section 8 or section 9 of this Act the Minister takes a further decision under the said section 5 with respect to the operations in respect of which the compensation was payable, and the further decision is in all or any respects more favourable than the earlier decision, any person who carries out any operations which would have been unlawful if the Minister had not taken that further decision shall, subject to this section, be liable to pay to the [F1public gas transporter]concerned an amount equal to—
(a)so much, if any, of that compensation as is in respect of abortive expenditure which, in consequence of the further decision of the Minister, is no longer abortive, and
(b)so much of that compensation as is for any loss or damage which is nullified by the further decision,
together with interest on that amount from the date on which the operations made lawful by the Minister’s further decision were begun until payment at the rate for the time being in force under section 32 of the M1Land Compensation Act 1961 or, as the case may be, section 40 of the M2Land Compensation (Scotland) Act 1963.
(2)If, on an application to the Minister, it is shown to the satisfaction of the Minister that, having regard to the probable value of any operations which will give rise to a liability under this section, the operations are not likely to be carried out unless he exercises his powers under this subsection, the Minister may remit the whole or a part of any amount otherwise recoverable under this section.
(3)Particulars of any compensation under section 8 or section 9 of this Act which has been agreed or awarded, together with particulars of the nature and location of the operations in respect of which the compensation is payable, shall be [F2a local land charge.]
(4)In Scotland, where compensation has been agreed or awarded as aforesaid it shall be the duty of the [F1public gas transporter]concerned as soon as may be to cause the particulars specified in the last foregoing subsection to be recorded in the General Register of Sasines.
Annotations are used to give authority for changes and other effects on the legislation you are viewing and to convey editorial information. They appear at the foot of the relevant provision or under the associated heading. Annotations are categorised by annotation type, such as F-notes for textual amendments and I-notes for commencement information (a full list can be found in the Editorial Practice Guide). Each annotation is identified by a sequential reference number. For F-notes, M-notes and X-notes, the number also appears in bold superscript at the relevant location in the text. All annotations contain links to the affecting legislation.
Geographical Extent: Indicates the geographical area that this provision applies to. For further information see ‘Frequently Asked Questions’.
Show Timeline of Changes: See how this legislation has or could change over time. Turning this feature on will show extra navigation options to go to these specific points in time. Return to the latest available version by using the controls above in the What Version box.
Click 'View More' or select 'More Resources' tab for additional information including: