Dissolution of Implementation Executive, etc and further provisions relevant to transition
11. (1) The Implementation Executive, any sub-committee of that Executive and any joint committee established as mentioned in article 8(6) shall be dissolved on the fourth day after the 2008 election day.
(2) The discharge of the main transitional function and the article 7 functions in the second transitional period shall be an executive function of the County Durham council (falling to be discharged by that council’s executive in accordance with executive arrangements under the 2000 Act).
(3) Section 15(7) of the 2000 Act shall have effect in relation to the discharge of that executive function as if the reference to an officer of the authority included a reference to an officer of any of the district councils.
(4) Article 9 shall have effect in relation to the second transitional period as if—
(a)the reference to the first transitional period were a reference to the second transitional period;
(b)references to the Implementation Executive were references to the County Durham council’s executive; and
(c)paragraph (3)(a) were omitted.