PART 1Public General Acts

Forestry Act 1967 (c. 10)

70.—(1) Section 32 is amended as follows.

(2) In subsection (1), for “The Commissioners may, subject” substitute “The appropriate legislative authority may, subject (in the case of the Commissioners)”.

(3) In subsection (3)—

(a)after “Act” insert “by the Commissioners”;

(b)omit “and Wales”;

(c)after “Scotland” insert “(but not both)”.

(4) In subsection (4), omit “and Wales”.

(5) After subsection (5) insert—

(5A) A statutory instrument containing regulations under this Part making provision only as regards Wales—

(a)in the case of regulations under section 9(5)(b) or (c), must not be made unless a draft of the instrument has been laid before, and approved by resolution of, the National Assembly for Wales;

(b)in a case not falling within paragraph (a), is subject to annulment in pursuance of a resolution of the National Assembly for Wales.