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Severn Bridges Act 1992

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  1. Introductory Text

  2. Part I Construction of New Severn Bridge

    1. 1.Construction of new bridge and other works.

    2. 2.Acquisition and occupation of land.

    3. 3.Authorised works: supplementary.

  3. Part II Operation of Severn Bridges

    1. Introductory

      1. 4.Concession agreement.

    2. Tolls

      1. 5.Power of Secretary of State to levy tolls.

      2. 6.Exercise of power to levy tolls by concessionaire.

      3. 7.Early end of tolling by Secretary of State.

      4. 8.Vehicles subject to tolls.

      5. 9.Level of tolls.

      6. 10.Level of tolls: supplementary.

      7. 11.Two-way tolling.

      8. 12.Temporary suspension of tolls.

      9. 13.Pre-payment of tolls.

      10. 14.Payment regulations and offences.

    3. Management of bridges etc.

      1. 15.Exercise of relevant functions by concessionaire.

      2. 16.Delegation of relevant functions.

      3. 17.Grant to concessionaire of interests in land.

      4. 18.Avon County Council bridge staff.

      5. 19.Termination of concession agreement.

      6. 20.Termination: supplementary.

    4. Regulation of traffic etc.

      1. 21.Prevention of obstruction.

      2. 22.Special traffic restrictions.

      3. 23.Appointed persons.

      4. 24.Prevention of damage etc.

      5. 25.Use of cycleway or footway.

    5. Financial matters

      1. 26.Recovery of tolls and charges.

      2. 27.Accounts provided by concessionaire.

      3. 28.Accounts of Secretary of State.

  4. Part III Miscellaneous and General

    1. Interference with river Severn

      1. 29.Works affecting river Severn.

      2. 30.Dredging etc.

      3. 31.Protection of new bridge.

    2. Miscellaneous

      1. 32.Toll plaza areas and vehicle pounds.

      2. 33.Consent of National Rivers Authority etc.

      3. 34.Rates.

      4. 35.Planning permission.

    3. General

      1. 36.Offences by bodies corporate.

      2. 37.Orders and regulations.

      3. 38.Financial provisions.

      4. 39.Interpretation.

      5. 40.Repeals.

      6. 41.Short title.

      7. 42.Commencement.

  5. SCHEDULES:

    1. Schedule 1

      Scheduled works.

      1. Part I The scheduled works.

      2. Part II Supplementary.

    2. Schedule 2

      Acquisition and occupation of land.

      1. Part I Acquisition of land outside limits of deviation.

      2. Part II Acquisition: supplementary.

      3. Part III Temporary occupation of land.

      4. Part IV Correction of deposited plans.

    3. Schedule 3

      Authorised works: supplementary.

    4. Schedule 4

      Early end of tolling by Secretary of State.

    5. Schedule 5

      Repeals.

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