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(1)The compensation payable on any claim shall be assessed by reference to prices current on the first day of the claim period.
(2)In assessing depreciation due to the physical factors caused by the use of any public works, account shall be taken of the use of those works as it exists on the first day of the claim period and of any intensification that may then be reasonably expected of the use of those works in the state in which they are on that date.
(3)In assessing the extent of the depreciation there shall be taken into account the benefit of any relevant works—
(a)which have been carried out, or in respect of which a grant has been paid, under section 18 below, section 15 of the Airports Authority Act 1965 or any corresponding local enactment;
(b)which have been carried out under section 21 or 25 below;
and it shall be assumed that any relevant works which could be or could have been carried out, or in respect of which a grant could be or could have been paid, under any of the provisions mentioned in paragraph (a) above have been carried out but, in a case where the authority having functions under that provision have a discretion whether or not to carry out the works or pay the grant, only if they have undertaken to do so.
(4)The value of the interest in respect of which the claim is made shall be assessed—
(a)subject to subsection (5) below, by reference to the nature of the interest and the condition of the land as it subsisted on the date of service of notice of the claim;
(b)subject to section 5 below, in accordance with rules
(2)to (4) of the rules set out in section 12 of the Land Compensation (Scotland) Act 1963 ;
(c)if the interest is subject to a heritable security or to missives of sale or to a contract made after the relevant date for the grant of a tenancy, as if it were not subject to the heritable security, missives or contract.
(5)In assessing the value of the interest in respect of which the claim is made there shall be left out of account any part of that value which is attributable to—
(a)any building, or improvement or extension of a building, on the land if the building or, as the case may be, the building as improved or extended, was first occupied after the relevant date ; and
(b)any change in the use of the land made after that date.
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