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Local Government in Scotland Act 2003

Section 47 - Power to provide funds for private water supplies

116.This section places a duty on local authorities to pay grants towards the improvement of private water supplies in accordance with conditions to be prescribed in regulations. It also places a duty on the Scottish Ministers to provide grants to local authorities in respect of their reasonable expenditure under this section.

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