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Water Act 2014

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Water Industry Act 1991 (c. 56)

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16(1)Section 17G (water supply licence conditions) is amended as follows.

(2)For the title there is substituted “Licence conditions”.

(3)In subsection (1) (conditions to be included)—

(a)for “A water supply licence” there is substituted “A licence under this Chapter”;

(b)in paragraph (a), the words “the Secretary of State or, as the case may be,” are repealed;

(c)in paragraph (a), the words “him or” are repealed;

(d)in paragraph (b), for “the Secretary of State” there is substituted “the Authority”;

(e)in paragraph (b), for “water supply licence” there is substituted “licence under this Chapter”.

(4)After subsection (2) there is inserted—

(2A)Conditions may be included by virtue of subsection (1)(a) in a sewerage licence whether or not they are connected with—

(a)effectual dealing with the contents of sewers, or

(b)the use of the sewerage system of a sewerage undertaker.

(5)In subsection (3) (directions and determinations), for “water supply licence” there is substituted “licence under this Chapter”.

(6)In subsection (4) (persons who may give directions etc), in paragraph (a)(iii), at the beginning there is inserted “so far as subsection (3) applies to water supply licences,”.

(7)In subsection (5) (duration and modification of conditions), for “water supply licence” there is substituted “licence under this Chapter”.

(8)In subsection (7) (payments received by Secretary of State paid into the Consolidated Fund), for “the Secretary of State” there is substituted “the Authority”.

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