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Water Act 2003

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Water Industry Act 1991 (c. 56)

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27(1)Section 86 (enforcement of water quality) is amended as follows.

(2)In subsection (1)(b), for “by a water undertaker” there is substituted “using a water undertaker’s supply system”.

(3)In subsection (2)(a)(i), for the words from “by” to “above” there is substituted “or a licensed water supplier by or under any of sections 68, 69 and 79 above or imposed on a relevant person (as defined in subsection (1A) of section 70 above) by or under that section”.

(4)In subsection (3), after “undertaker” there is inserted “, licensed water supplier or other relevant person (as defined in section 70(1A) above)”.

(5)In subsection (4), for paragraph (c) there is substituted—

(c)at any reasonable time require—

(i)any water undertaker or licensed water supplier to supply him with copies of, or extracts from, the contents of any records kept for the purpose of complying with any duty or other requirement imposed on that undertaker or supplier by or under any of sections 68, 69 and 79 above; or

(ii)any relevant person (as defined in subsection (1A) of section 70 above) to supply him with copies of, or extracts from, the contents of any records kept for the purpose of complying with any duty or other requirement imposed on that person by or under that section.

(6)In subsection (6), after “undertaker” there is inserted “, licensed water supplier or other relevant person”.

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