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Water Industry (Scotland) Act 2002

Section 68 – Orders and regulations

160.This section makes general provision concerning the powers of the Scottish Ministers under the Act to make orders and regulations. All such orders and regulations must be made by statutory instrument (subsection (1)). Ancillary provision can be included in them (subsection (2)). Otherwise this section makes provision as to the form of Parliamentary control over statutory instruments made under the Act.

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