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Crossrail Act 2008


Section 20: Control of construction sites: appeals

66.Section 20(1), (2)and (3) modify the operation of sections 60 and 61 of the Control of Pollution Act 1974, so that appeals under those provisions are determined by the Secretary of State or if the parties agree, by arbitration rather than by a magistrates’ court.

67.Section 20(4) and (5) enable the Secretary of State for Transport and the Secretary of State for the Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, acting jointly, to make regulations about procedure in relation to such arbitrations. Such regulations must be made by statutory instrument subject to the negative resolution procedure.

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