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Local Government and Elections (Wales) Act 2021

Section 128 - Duty on merging councils to facilitate effective transfer

558.This section places a duty on merging councils to take all reasonable steps to facilitate the transfer of functions, staff etc. to give effect to the merger. The Welsh Ministers may direct a merging council to take, or not take, action relating to discharging its duty under this section.

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