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Local Government Act 1972 (c. 70)E+W

10The Local Government Act 1972 is amended as follows.

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I1Sch. 6 para. 10 in force at 17.12.2009 by S.I. 2009/3318, art. 2(c)

11In section 70 (restriction on promotion of Bills for changing local government areas), in subsections (1) and (3), after “joint authority” insert “ , economic prosperity board, combined authority ”.

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I2Sch. 6 para. 11 in force at 17.12.2009 by S.I. 2009/3318, art. 2(c)

12In section 80(2)(b) (disqualifications for election and holding office as member of local authority), after “joint authority,” insert “ economic prosperity board, combined authority, ”.

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I3Sch. 6 para. 12 in force at 17.12.2009 by S.I. 2009/3318, art. 2(c)

13In section 85(4) (vacation of office by failure to attend meetings), after “joint authority” insert “ , an economic prosperity board, a combined authority ”.

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I4Sch. 6 para. 13 in force at 17.12.2009 by S.I. 2009/3318, art. 2(c)

14In section 86(2) (declaration by local authority of vacancy in office), after “joint authority” insert “ , an economic prosperity board, a combined authority ”.

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I5Sch. 6 para. 14 in force at 17.12.2009 by S.I. 2009/3318, art. 2(c)

15In section 92(7) (proceedings for disqualification)—

(a)after “includes a joint authority” insert “ , an economic prosperity board and a combined authority ”;

(b)after “in relation to a joint authority” insert “ , an economic prosperity board or a combined authority ”.

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I6Sch. 6 para. 15 in force at 17.12.2009 by S.I. 2009/3318, art. 2(c)

16In section 98(1A) (interpretation of sections 95 and 97), after “joint authority,” insert “ an economic prosperity board, a combined authority, ”.

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I7Sch. 6 para. 16 in force at 17.12.2009 by S.I. 2009/3318, art. 2(c)

17In section 99 (meetings and proceedings of local authorities), after “joint authorities,” insert “ economic prosperity boards, combined authorities, ”.

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I8Sch. 6 para. 17 in force at 17.12.2009 by S.I. 2009/3318, art. 2(c)

18In section 100J (application of Part 5A to new authorities)—

(a)in subsection (1), after paragraph (bb) insert—

(bc)an economic prosperity board;

(bd)a combined authority;;

(b)in subsection (2), in the words following paragraph (b), after “(bb)” insert “ , (bc), (bd) ”;

(c)in subsection (3), after “(bb),” insert “ (bc), (bd), ”;

(d)in subsection (4)(a), after “joint waste authority” insert “ , an economic prosperity board, a combined authority ”.

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I9Sch. 6 para. 18 in force at 17.12.2009 by S.I. 2009/3318, art. 2(c)

19In section 101(13) (arrangements for discharge of functions by local authorities), after “police authority,” insert “ an economic prosperity board, a combined authority, ”.

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I10Sch. 6 para. 19 in force at 17.12.2009 by S.I. 2009/3318, art. 2(c)

20In section 142(1B) (provision of information etc relating to matters affecting local government), after “the Local Government Act 1985” insert “ , an economic prosperity board, a combined authority ”.

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I11Sch. 6 para. 20 in force at 17.12.2009 by S.I. 2009/3318, art. 2(c)

21(1)Section 146A (application of provisions of Part 7 to joint authorities etc) is amended as follows.E+W

(2)In subsection (1), in the opening words—

(a)for “subsection (1A)” substitute “ subsections (1ZA), (1ZB) and (1A) ”;

(b)after “joint authority,” insert “ an economic prosperity board, a combined authority, ”.

(3)After that subsection insert—

(1ZA)In its application by virtue of subsection (1) to an economic prosperity board, section 111 has effect as if it did not permit the borrowing of money.

(1ZB)In its application by virtue of subsection (1) to a combined authority, section 111 has effect as if it permitted the borrowing of money for the purposes of the exercise by the authority of its transport functions only.

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I12Sch. 6 para. 21 in force at 17.12.2009 by S.I. 2009/3318, art. 2(c)

22In section 175(3B) (allowances for attending conferences and meetings), after “joint waste authority” insert “ , an economic prosperity board, a combined authority ”.

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I13Sch. 6 para. 22 in force at 17.12.2009 by S.I. 2009/3318, art. 2(c)

23In section 176(3) (payment of expenses of official and courtesy visits), after “joint authority,” insert “ an economic prosperity board, a combined authority, ”.

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I14Sch. 6 para. 23 in force at 17.12.2009 by S.I. 2009/3318, art. 2(c)

24In section 223(2) (appearance of local authorities in legal proceedings), after “joint authority,” insert “ an economic prosperity board, a combined authority, ”.

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I15Sch. 6 para. 24 in force at 17.12.2009 by S.I. 2009/3318, art. 2(c)

25In section 224(2) (arrangements by principal councils for custody of documents), after “joint authority” insert “ , economic prosperity board, combined authority ”.

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I16Sch. 6 para. 25 in force at 17.12.2009 by S.I. 2009/3318, art. 2(c)

26In section 225(3) (deposit of documents with proper officer of authority etc), after “joint authority” insert “ , an economic prosperity board, a combined authority ”.

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I17Sch. 6 para. 26 in force at 17.12.2009 by S.I. 2009/3318, art. 2(c)

27In section 228(7A) (inspection of documents), after “joint authority” insert “ , an economic prosperity board, a combined authority ”.

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I18Sch. 6 para. 27 in force at 17.12.2009 by S.I. 2009/3318, art. 2(c)

28In section 229(8) (photographic copies of documents), after “joint authority,” insert “ an economic prosperity board, a combined authority, ”.

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I19Sch. 6 para. 28 in force at 17.12.2009 by S.I. 2009/3318, art. 2(c)

29In section 230(2) (reports and returns), after “joint authority” insert “ , an economic prosperity board, a combined authority ”.

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I20Sch. 6 para. 29 in force at 17.12.2009 by S.I. 2009/3318, art. 2(c)

30In section 231(4) (service of notices on local authorities), after “joint authority,” insert “ an economic prosperity board, a combined authority, ”.

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I21Sch. 6 para. 30 in force at 17.12.2009 by S.I. 2009/3318, art. 2(c)

31In section 232(1A) (public notices), after “joint authority,” insert “ an economic prosperity board, a combined authority, ”.

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I22Sch. 6 para. 31 in force at 17.12.2009 by S.I. 2009/3318, art. 2(c)

32In section 233(11) (service of notices by local authorities), after “joint authority,” insert “ an economic prosperity board, a combined authority, ”.

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I23Sch. 6 para. 32 in force at 17.12.2009 by S.I. 2009/3318, art. 2(c)

33In section 234(4) (authentication of documents), after “joint authority,” insert “ an economic prosperity board, a combined authority, ”.

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I24Sch. 6 para. 33 in force at 17.12.2009 by S.I. 2009/3318, art. 2(c)

34In section 236(1) (procedure etc for byelaws), for “or an Integrated Transport Authority for an integrated transport area in England” substitute “ , an Integrated Transport Authority for an integrated transport area in England or a combined authority ”.

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I25Sch. 6 para. 34 in force at 17.12.2009 by S.I. 2009/3318, art. 2(c)

35In section 236B(1) (power to revoke byelaws), after paragraph (d) insert ;

(e)a combined authority.

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I26Sch. 6 para. 35 in force at 17.12.2009 by S.I. 2009/3318, art. 2(c)

36In section 238 (evidence of byelaws), in the opening words, for “or an Integrated Transport Authority for an integrated transport area in England” substitute “ , an Integrated Transport Authority for an integrated transport area in England or a combined authority ”.

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I27Sch. 6 para. 36 in force at 17.12.2009 by S.I. 2009/3318, art. 2(c)

37In section 239(4A) (power to promote or oppose local or personal Bills), after “joint authority” insert “ , an economic prosperity board, a combined authority ”.

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I28Sch. 6 para. 37 in force at 17.12.2009 by S.I. 2009/3318, art. 2(c)

38In section 270(1) (general provisions as to interpretation), at the appropriate places insert—

combined authority” means a combined authority established under section 103 of the Local Democracy, Economic Development and Construction Act 2009;”;

“ “economic prosperity board” means an economic prosperity board established under section 88 of the Local Democracy, Economic Development and Construction Act 2009;.

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I29Sch. 6 para. 38 in force at 17.12.2009 by S.I. 2009/3318, art. 2(c)

39In Schedule 12 (meetings and proceedings of local authorities), in paragraph 6A(1) (application of paragraph 1 to joint authorities), after “a joint authority” insert “ , an economic prosperity board, a combined authority ”.

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I30Sch. 6 para. 39 in force at 17.12.2009 by S.I. 2009/3318, art. 2(c)

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