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New Towns Act (Northern Ireland) 1965

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1N.I.Where the Ministry proposes to make a municipal functions order it shall prepare a draft of the order, and shall, before making the order—

(a)cause a copy of the draft order to be laid before Parliament; and

(b)publish and serve, in like manner as is provided by paragraph 3( c) and ( d) of Part I with respect to an order proposed to be made by the Minister under section 1, a notice—

(i)describing the area in relation to which it is proposed to direct that the new town commission shall exercise municipal functions;

(ii)stating that the draft of a municipal functions order has been prepared by the Ministry in relation thereto, and has been laid before Parliament; and

(iii)naming a place or places (including a place in the area referred to in head (i)) where a copy of the draft order may be inspected at all reasonable hours.

2N.I.As soon as may be after a municipal functions order has been made the Ministry shall publish and serve notice thereof in like manner as is provided by paragraph 4 of Part I with respect to an order made by the Minister under section 1.

3N.I.For the purposes of this Part—

(a)paragraphs 3( c) and 4( a) of Part I shall have effect as if for the references therein to the locality in which the proposed new town will be situated, and for the reference in head (ii) of the said paragraph 4( a) to the area referred to in head (i) of the said paragraph 3( c), there were substituted references to the area referred to in paragraph 1( b)(i); and

(b)paragraph 4( b) of Part I shall have effect as if the reference therein to paragraph 3( d) of Part I were a reference to that paragraph as applied by paragraph 1( b).

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