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Water Environment and Water Services (Scotland) Act 2003

Section 6 - Bodies of water used for the abstraction of drinking water

32.Subsection (1) enables the Scottish Ministers to implement, in part, Article 7(1) of the Directive.

33.Subsection (2) enables the Scottish Ministers to identify the boundaries of the areas on a map prepared for the purposes of the order and to be laid before the Parliament. The Scottish Ministers must send a copy of the order and map to SEPA (subsection (3)).

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