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The Environment Act (Commencement No. 6 and Repeal Provisions) Order 1996

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The following provisions of the Environment Act 1995 are brought into force by Commencement Orders made before the date of this Order:

ProvisionDate of CommencementS.I. No.
Section 128.07.19951995/1983
Section 201.04.19961996/186
Section 3(1)01.04.19961996/186
Section 3(2) to (8)28.07.19951995/1983
Section 428.07.19951995/1983
Section 501.02.1996 and 01.04.19961996/186
Section 601.04.19961996/186
Section 728.07.19951995/1983
Section 801.04.19961996/186
Section 928.07.19951995/1983
Sections 10 and 1101.04.19961996/186
Section 1228.07.19951995/1983
Sections 13 to 1901.04.19961996/186
Sections 20 to 2312.10.19951995/2649
Sections 25 to 2901.04.19961996/186
Sections 30 to 3212.10.19951995/2649
Sections 33 to 3501.04.19961996/186
Section 3612.10.19951995/2649
Section 3728.07.1995 and 01.04.19961995/1983 and 1996/186
Sections 38 to 4028.07.19951995/1983
Section 4121.09.1995, 01.02.1996 and 01.04.19961995/1983 and 1996/186
Section 4221.09.19951995/1983
Sections 43 to 5228.07.19951995/1983
Sections 53 and 5401.04.19961996/186
Section 5501.02.1996 and 01.04.19961996/186
Section 5628.07.19951995/1983
Section 57 (partially)21.09.19951995/1983
Section 58 (partially)21.09.19951995/1983
Section 59 (partially)12.10.19951995/2649
Section 78 (partially) and paragraphs 1, 2(1), 2(3) to (8), 2(9)(a), (c) and (d), 3 to 7, 8(2), 9, 10(1) and (3), 11, 12, 14, 15, 17 to 19, 21, 23 to 26, 28 to 31, 32(1) to (13) and (15) to (18), 33(1) to (5), 34, 35 (partially), 36, 37 and 38(1) of Schedule 10, with savings23.11.19951995/2950
Section 78 (partially) and paragraphs 2(2) and (9)(b), 8(1) and (3), 13, 16, 20 and 22(3), (4)(a) and (b) and (5) of Schedule 10, with savings01.04.19961995/2950
Section 8001.02.19961996/186
Section 8101.04.19961996/186
Sections 87 to 8901.02.19961996/186
Section 90 (partially) and paragraphs 2, 3 and 5 of Schedule 1101.02.19961996/186
Section 9101.02.19961996/186
Section 9201.04.19961996/186
Sections 93 to 9521.09.19951995/1983
Section 96(1) and (4) to (6) (partially)01.11.19951995/2765
Section 96(2)01.11.19951995/2765
Sections 97 to 10321.09.19951995/1983
Section 10401.04.19961996/186
Section 105 (partially) and paragraphs 25 and 26(1) of Schedule 1521.09.19951995/1983
Section 105 (partially) and paragraphs 3 and 5(1) of Schedule 1501.02.19961996/186
Section 105 (partially) and paragraphs 1, 2, 4, 5(2) and (3), 6 to 12, 14(2) and (3), 15, 16, 18, 19 and 21 to 24 of Schedule 1501.04.19961996/186
Section 105 (partially) and paragraphs 13, 14(1) and (4), 17, 20 and 26(2) of Schedule 1501.01.19991995/1983
Sections 106 to 11401.04.19961996/186
Section 11501.04.19961995/2950 and 1996/186
Section 116 (partially) and paragraph 2(1) to (3) of Schedule 2121.09.19951995/1983
Section 11701.04.19961996/186
Section 118(1) to (3), (4) and (5) (partially) and (6)01.04.19961996/186
Section 11901.04.19961996/186
Section 120(1) (partially) and paragraphs 4, 31, 42, 213(1), (2)(b) and (3) and 223(1)(c) of Schedule 2228.07.19951995/1983
Section 120(1) (partially) and paragraphs 15, 29(1) and (22) (partially), 51(1) to (3) and (5) and 53 of Schedule 2212.10.19951995/2649
Section 120(1) (partially) and paragraphs 37(1) and (4), 38, 39, 76(1) and (3), 80(1) and (2), 82(1) and (5) (partially), 133(1), 137 to 139, 147, 153, 162 (partially), 182, 187(1) and 192 of Schedule 2221.09.19951995/1983
Section 120(1) (partially) and paragraphs 2, 13, 36, 37(2)(b), 43, 44, 102, 103 (partially), and 232(1) of Schedule 2201.02.19961996/186
Section 120(1) (partially) and paragraphs 1, 3, 5 to 12, 14, 17 to 27(a), 28, 29(2) to (20), 21(a)(ii), (23) to (25) and (27) to (35), 30, 32 to 35, 37(3) and (5) to (8), 40, 41, 45, 46(1) to (4) and (6) to (11), 47 to 50, 51(4), 52, 54 to 66, 68(1), (2) (partially), (3), (4), and (6), 70(1) and (2), 72(2) (partially), and (3) to (6), 74 (partially), 75, 76(2), (4) to (7) and (8) (b), 77, 78, 80(3), 82 (so far as not already in force), 83 to 87, 90, 93, 94, 96 to 101, 103 (so far as not already in force), 104 to 132, 133(2), 134, 136, 140, 141, 144 to 146, 148 to 152, 154 to 160, 164 to 168, 171 to 181, 184, 185, 187(2), 188 to 191, 193 to 212, 213(2) (a), (4) and (5), 214 to 222, 223(1)(a) and (b) and (2), 224 to 231, 232(2) and 233 of Schedule 2201.04.19961996/186
Section 120(2) (partially) and paragraphs 1 to 6, 8 to 10, 12, 13, 14(1) to (4), (7) and (8) (partially) and 16 to 24 of Schedule 2301.04.19961996/186
Section 120(2) (partially) and paragraph 14(5), (6) and (8) (partially) of Schedule 2301.01.19991995/1983
Section 120(3) (partially) and the repeals in Schedule 24 relating to sections 68, 69(5), 126(6) and 129(4) of the Water Resources Act 199121.09.19951995/1983
Section 120(3) (partially) and the repeal in Schedule 24 relating to section 105 of the Town and Country Planning Act 199001.11.19951995/2765
Section 120(3) (partially) and the repeal in Schedule 24 relating to the Local Government etc. (Scotland) Act 1994, except section 165(6)01.02.19961996/186
Section 120(3) (partially) and the repeals in Schedule 24 relating to the Public Health (Scotland) Act 1897, the Alkali, &c, Works Regulation Act 1906, the Rivers (Prevention of Pollution) (Scotland) Act 1951, section 151(5) of the Mines and Quarries Act 1954, section 10(6)(a) of the Rivers (Prevention of Pollution) (Scotland) Act 1965, section 3(3)(b) of the Nuclear Installations Act 1965, the Parliamentary Commissioner Act 1967, the Sewerage (Scotland) Act 1968, section 1(1)(g) of the Hovercraft Act 1968, the Agriculture Act 1970, section 223(2) of the Local Government Act 1972, the Clyde River Purification Act 1972, the Local Government (Scotland) Act 1973, section 28 of the Health and Safety at Work etc. Act 1974, the Control of Pollution Act 1974 (except that relating to section 30(1)), paragraph 1 of Schedule 2 to the Clean Air Enactments (Repeals and Modifications) Regulations 1974, Schedule 1 to the House of Commons Disqualification Act 1975, Schedule 1 to ! the No rthern Ireland Assembly Disqualification Act 1975, the Local Government (Scotland) Act 1975, sections 5(2), 10 and 15 of the Salmon and Freshwater Fisheries Act 1975, the Water (Scotland) Act 1980, paragraph 17(3) of Schedule 9 to the Roads (Scotland) Act 1984, regulations 2 and 4 of the Control of Industrial Air Pollution (Transfer of Powers of Enforcement) Regulations 1987, sections 7(2) and (8) and 11(3) of the Control of Pollution (Amendment) Act 1989, the Water Act 1989, the Environmental Protection Act 1990 (except those relating to sections 33(1), 36(11) and (12), 39(12) and (13), 54, 61, 75(3), 88, 143 and Schedule 8), the Natural Heritage (Scotland) Act 1991, the Water Industry Act 1991 (except those relating to section 4(6)), sections 1 to 14, 16 to 19, 58, 105(1), 114, 117, 121 to 124, 131, 132, 144, 146, 150 to 153, 187, 196, 202(5), 209(1), (2) and (4), 213 to 215, 218, the words “Subject to subsection (3) below,” in section 219(2), section 219(3), the definitions of “the Authority” and “constituent council” in section 221(1) and Schedules 1, 3 and 4 of the Water Resources Act 1991, the Land Drainage Act 1991, the Water Consolidation (Consequential Provisions) Act 1991, the Clean Air Act 1993, the Radioactive Substances Act 1993, the Noise and Statutory Nuisance Act 1993, paragraph 17(4) of Schedule 9 and paragraph 3(1) and (2) of Schedule 11 to the Local Government (Wales) Act 1994, and the words “a river purification board” in section 165(6) of the Local Government etc. (Scotland) Act 199401.04.19961996/186
Section 120(3) (partially) and the repeals in Schedule 24 relating to sections 30 and 41(1) of the Salmon and Freshwater Fisheries Act 197501.01.19991995/1983
Section 120(4) to (6)28.07.19951995/1983
Sections 121 to 12428.07.19951995/1983
Schedules 13 and 14 (so far as they apply in relation to England and Wales).01.11.19951995/2765

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