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Local Government Finance Act 1988

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143Orders and regulations

(1)The power to make an order or regulations under this Act may be exercised differently in relation to different areas or in relation to other different cases or descriptions of case.

(2)An order or regulations under this Act may include such supplementary, incidental, consequential or transitional provisions as appear to the Secretary of State or the Treasury (as the case may be) to be necessary or expedient.

(3)Subject to subsections (4) to (9) below, the power to make an order or regulations under this Act shall be exercisable by statutory instrument subject to annulment in pursuance of a resolution of either House of Parliament.

(4)The power to make regulations under section 57 or 58 above shall be exercisable by statutory instrument, and no such regulations shall be made unless a draft of them has been laid before and approved by resolution of each House of Parliament.

(5)As regards the power to make regulations under section 75 or 118 above, subsection (3) above shall have effect without the words from “subject” to the end.

(6)As regards the power to make an order under section 101(1) or (2) above or section 150 below, subsection (3) above shall have effect without the words from “subject” to the end.

(7)The power to make an order under section 104 or 106 above shall be exercisable as there mentioned.

(8)The power to make an order under paragraph 3 of Schedule 6 below shall be exercisable by statutory instrument, and no such order shall be made unless a draft of it has been laid before and approved by resolution of each House of Parliament.

(9)The power to make an order under paragraph 5 of Schedule 7 below shall be exercisable as there mentioned.

(10)Before he makes regulations under section 75 or 118 above, the Secretary of State shall, by means of a notice in a newspaper or newspapers, take such steps as he thinks reasonably practicable to bring the contents of the proposed regulations to the notice of persons likely to be affected.

(11)An order under paragraph 3 of Schedule 6 below shall, if apart from the provisions of this subsection it would be treated for the purposes of the standing orders of either House of Parliament as a hybrid instrument, proceed in that House as if it were not such an instrument.

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