Government of Wales Act 1998

139 Abolition etc.E+W+S+N.I.

(1)The Land Authority for Wales shall cease to exist when the Secretary of State, being satisfied that its duties under section 138 have been discharged, by order so directs.

(2)No amendment or repeal made by this Act or by virtue of subsection (3) affects—

(a)the continuance of the Land Authority for Wales for the purpose of exercising its functions under section 138, or

(b)the continued operation for that purpose of any enactment relating to the Land Authority for Wales.

(3)The Secretary of State may by order make any consequential, incidental, supplementary or transitional provisions, and any savings, which appear to him to be appropriate in consequence of or otherwise in connection with—

(a)the functions of the Land Authority for Wales ceasing to exist under section 134,

(b)the transfer of the property, rights and liabilities of that Authority by section 136(1), or

(c)the abolition of that Authority.

(4)An order under subsection (3) may include provisions in the form of amendments or repeals of any of sections 134 to 138 or any other enactment.

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Commencement Information

I1S. 139 wholly in force; s. 139 not in force at Royal Assent see s. 158; s. 139(3)(4) in force at 2.9.1998 and s. 139(1)(2) in force at 1.10.1998 by S.I. 1998/2244, arts. 3, 4