Search Legislation

The Local Government Act 1988 (Defined Activities) (Specified Periods) (Wales) Regulations 1996

What Version

 Help about what version
  • Latest available (Revised)
  • Original (As made)

Status:

This is the original version (as it was originally made). This item of legislation is currently only available in its original format.

Citation and commencement

1.  These Regulations may be cited as the Local Government Act 1988 (Defined Activities) (Specified Periods) (Wales) Regulations 1996 and shall come into force on 1st April 1996.

Interpretation

2.  In these Regulations—

“the 1988 Act” means the Local Government Act 1988;

“educational establishment” means a county school, a voluntary controlled school, a voluntary aided school, a special agreement school, a special school, a nursery school or a pupil referral unit within the meaning of the Education Act 1944(1) and the Education Act 1993(2).

Application

3.  These Regulations apply only to work which is proposed to be carried out in Wales on or after 1st April 1996 and shall not apply to work for which a notice has been published in accordance with the requirements of section 7 of the 1988 Act on or before that date.

Disapplication of previous regulations

4.  The Local Government Act 1988 (Defined Activities) (Specified Periods) (Wales) Regulations 1988(3), and regulation 5 of the Local Government Act 1988 (Defined Activities) (Competition) (Wales) Regulations 1991(4) shall not apply to work to which these Regulations apply.

Specified periods

5.—(1) The second condition, set out in section 7(3) of the 1988 Act, shall not be treated as fulfilled as respects work undertaken under an arrangement which comprises an activity mentioned in the first column of Part I of the Schedule all or part of which is undertaken at or in connection with an educational establishment if the period stated in the detailed specification by virtue of section 7(3)(c) is less than the period mentioned in the second column of that Part or exceeds the period mentioned in the third column.

(2) The said condition shall not be treated as fulfilled as respects work undertaken under an arrangement which comprises an activity in the first column of Part II of the Schedule, and which does not involve work at or in connection with an educational establishment, if the period so stated is less than the period mentioned in the second column of that Part or exceeds the period mentioned in the third column.

(3) Where an authority estimates that the hours of work to be undertaken at or in connection with an educational establishment are less than 40 per cent of the total number of hours of work required in respect of the relevant arrangement, paragraph (2) shall apply to the work undertaken under that arrangement.

Signed by authority of the Secretary of State for Wales

Gwilym Jones

Parliamentary Under Secretary of State,Welsh Office

8th February 1996

Back to top

Options/Help

Print Options

Close

Legislation is available in different versions:

Latest Available (revised):The latest available updated version of the legislation incorporating changes made by subsequent legislation and applied by our editorial team. Changes we have not yet applied to the text, can be found in the ‘Changes to Legislation’ area.

Original (As Enacted or Made):The original version of the legislation as it stood when it was enacted or made. No changes have been applied to the text.

Close

Opening Options

Different options to open legislation in order to view more content on screen at once

Close

More Resources

Access essential accompanying documents and information for this legislation item from this tab. Dependent on the legislation item being viewed this may include:

  • the original print PDF of the as enacted version that was used for the print copy
  • lists of changes made by and/or affecting this legislation item
  • confers power and blanket amendment details
  • all formats of all associated documents
  • correction slips
  • links to related legislation and further information resources