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Mines and Quarries (Tips) Act 1969

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  1. Introductory Text

  2. Part I Security of Tips associated with Mines and Quarries

    1. 1.Security of certain tips and application of Mines and Quarries Act 1954

    2. 2.Tips to which Part I applies

    3. 3.Duties of owners and managers and powers of inspectors

    4. 4.Notification of beginning and ending of tipping operations

    5. 5.Tipping rules

    6. 6.Plans and sections of tips

    7. 7.Transmission and preservation of plans, etc. relating to tips at abandoned mines and quarries

    8. 8.Geological map to be kept of district in which certain tips are situated

    9. 9.Penalty for offences relating to tips to which Part I applies

    10. 10.Interpretation of Part I

  3. Part II Prevention of Public Danger from Disused Tips

    1. 11.Local authorities having functions under Part II

    2. 12.Information relating to disused tips

    3. 13.Right of entry to carry out exploratory tests, etc

    4. 14.Notice requiring owner of disused tip to carry out remedial operations

    5. 15.Appeals against notices under s. 14

    6. 16.Cancellation by local authority of notice under s. 14

    7. 17.Carrying out of remedial operations and works of reinstatement by local authority

    8. 18.Right of entry to carry out remedial operations and works of reinstatement

    9. 19.Contribution orders

    10. 20.Compensation for damage or disturbance

    11. 21.Recovery from contributories of expenses of owner carrying out remedial operations

    12. 22.Appeals against demands under s. 21

    13. 23.Right of local authority to recover certain expenses

    14. 24.Appeals against demands under s. 23

    15. 25.Grants towards local authority expenditure

    16. 26.Penalty for obstructing remedial operations and damaging completed works

    17. 27.Offences under Part II

    18. 28." The court " in England and Wales

    19. 29.Regulations and orders

    20. 30.Service of documents

    21. 31.Ecclesiastical property

    22. 32.Raising of money in special cases to meet expenditure under Part II

    23. 33.Application of provisions of Public Health Act 1936

    24. 34.Miscellaneous provisions relating to local authorities, etc., in Scotland

    25. 35.Application to Scotland

    26. 36.Interpretation of Part II

  4. Part III General Provisions

    1. 37.Financial provisions

    2. 38.Short title, citation, commencement and extent

    1. Schedule 1

      Modifications of Mines and Quarries Act 1954

    2. Schedule 2

      Provisions applicable where local authority carries out remedial operations on disused tip of which it is owner

    3. Schedule 3

      Claims for compensation by owners and contributories

    4. Schedule 4

      Modifications of sections 21 and 22 where notice under section 14 is cancelled

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